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Congratulations to Claire Hughes and Jamie Ward!

Psychology Press authors Claire Hughes and Jamie Ward have been shortlisted for the BPS Book Award 2013. Claire Hughes' text, Social Understanding and Social Lives, has been shortlisted in the Academic Monograph category and Jamie Ward's book, The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience, has been shortlisted in the Textbook category.

The Society’s Book Award recognises excellent published work in psychology and is made jointly by the BPS Research Board, Psychology Education Board and Professional Practice Board.

We would like to congratulate both of them for this excellent achievement.

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