December 5, 2007

Priming experiments, unconscious and automatic mental processes

I have just ordered Social Psychology and the Unconscious by John A. Bargh et al. John Bargh is a leading researcher in the field of automatic and unconscious mental processes. He is well-known for some very creative and interesting priming experiments. Malcolm Gladwell described some of these in his famous book Blink. One of the contributors to this book is Dutch psychologist Ap Dijksterhuis, who is also one of the leading people in the field. In an earlier post in mentioned one of his experiments. Here is another interesting experiment I mentioned before. Here are some articles by researchers from this field:


  1. Coert,

    A couple of these links don't work - 1, 2, 4 and 5 lead to error pages.



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