Dr Keon West is a social psychologist who investigates group identity and behaviour. His doctorate is from Oxford University where he was a Rhodes scholar. He has published a number of scientific manuscripts on prejudice and prejudice reduction which have been widely referenced in the scientific literature. He is also one of the BBC’s “Expert Voices” and his work has been cited in the Guardian, on Radio 4 and the World Service as well as other national and international media. He currently lectures at Goldsmiths, University of London.
Why are we afraid to judge?
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