Project Category: WP1: Psychology & Neuroscience

  • The neurological basis of hate and impact on bystanders

    The neurological basis of hate and impact on bystanders

    Project Synopsis Title: The neurological basis of hate and impact on bystanders To date, little is known about the neural correlates of hate. There are no ‘hate databases’ which would allow the experimental study of the nature and impact of hate. In our project, we will therefore develop a database of hate and other complex…

  • Hate and how we can stop hating: the role of betrayal and atonement

    Hate and how we can stop hating: the role of betrayal and atonement

    Project Synopsis Title: Hate and how we can stop hating: the role of betrayal and atonement Hatred is a complex phenomenon involving many components, including betrayal. If an individual is betrayed, particularly by trusted others, the resulting hatred may be aimed specifically at that person. However, a sense of betrayal can also be rooted in…

  • Evolving forms of hate in market society 

    Evolving forms of hate in market society 

    Project Synopsis N/A host institution partner organization(s) early stage researcher ESR3 Anuhya Bobba, PhD Candidate at University of Turku supervisor(s) Prof. Pekka Räsänen, University of Turku, Economic sociology Information technology, Digital inequality, Consumer behavior Output

  • Intersectionality in victims’ experiences of hate incidents

    Intersectionality in victims’ experiences of hate incidents

    Project Synopsis Title: Intersectionality in victims’ experiences of hate incidents The objectives of this project are to: (1) Gain insight into victims’ experiences of hate incidents that manifest prejudices against two or more identity groups (2) Gain insight into the diversity of experience within a single identity group based on variation in manifestations of hate…

  • The experience and effects of hatred of people with pedophilia

    The experience and effects of hatred of people with pedophilia

    Project Synopsis Title: The experience and effects of hatred of people with pedophilia Adults attracted to minors are among the most despised groups in contemporary societies. If this sexual/romantic attraction is aimed specifically at prepubescent children, it is termed pedophilia. Acting on this attraction is a criminal offence. Although someone can have pedophilia without having…