Social Psychology Network

Maintained by Scott Plous, Wesleyan University

Listserv Message Center

Forum Home Page

If you are a professional with a Ph.D. related to social psychology and wish to send an email message to the SPSSI or SESP listserv, click on the button below.

RSS Feed  Note: SPN also distributes any messages posted through this service to more than 184,000 of its own Twitter and RSS feed subscribers, thereby allowing users to reach a wider audience than the two listservs do.

 Search the Archive
Search postings from:

for the following word(s):

Search Archive


 14 Free Videos on Classic Social Psych Studies
Posted by: Jay Van Bavel
Title/Position: Associate Professor
School/Organization: New York University
Sent to listserv of: SESP, SPSSI
Date posted: June 22nd, 2017

For anyone who teaches social psychology, my lab just created a series of free videos of several classic social psych studies. Each video is roughly 8-10 minutes long and could be used in a class to explain how and why a study was conducted.

The videos illustrate classic studies on minimal groups, dissonance, moral judgment, implicit attitudes, snap judgments, group conformity, social exclusion, dishonesty, non-conscious mimicry, persuasion, thinking too much, and inducing emotions (

The videos include live acting and animation, describe the details of how each study is run (from power analysis to figures of the key results), and a pdf summary of each study. Here is how to get your 30 day free access to the videos if your institution does not subscribe to the Journal of Visualized Experiments:

We make no money or anything for their use, but think they might be useful in the classroom.

Warmest wishes,

Return to Top

©1996-2019, S. Plous

Beginning of dialog window. It begins with a heading 1 called "Registration Form". Escape will cancel and close the window. This form does not collect any actual information.

Dear Visitor,

An urgent request: Building on 20 years of grant support, we now depend on donations to keep this website available. If you use the Network, please help—the SPN Advisory Board will match every dollar up to $12,000, doubling your contribution!

One Time Monthly