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Stories by Stephen D. Reicher

Group Dynamics Lend a Leader Charisma

Heads of state, chief executives and other leaders are not born with the power to inspire. They manufacture this magic dust in partnership with their followers

July 17, 2012 — S. Alexander Haslam and Stephen D. Reicher

Crowd Control: How We Avoid Mass Panic

In emergencies, people don't panic. In fact, they show a remarkable ability to organize themselves and support one another

November 1, 2010 — John Drury and Stephen D. Reicher

How Stereotyping Yourself Contributes to Your Success (or Failure)

People's performance on intellectual and athletic tasks is shaped by awareness of stereotypes about the groups to which they belong. New research explains why—and how we can break free from the expectations of others

April 1, 2008 — S. Alexander Haslam, Jessica Salvatore, Thomas Kessler and Stephen D. Reicher

The New Psychology of Leadership

Recent research in psychology points to secrets of effective leadership that radically challenge conventional wisdom

August 1, 2007 — Stephen D. Reicher, Michael J. Platow and S. Alexander Haslam

The New Psychology of Leadership

Recent research in psychology points to secrets of effective leadership that radically challenge conventional wisdom

July 31, 2007 — Stephen D. Reicher, Michael J. Platow and S. Alexander Haslam