Opinion: what psychology says about how you should respond to racist behaviour August 6, 2015 The recent controversy around certain football fans incessantly booing Adam Goodes has sparked collective soul-searching. Writing for The Conversation, Murdoch psychology researchers Dr Emma Thomas and Associate Professor Anne Pedersen discuss the line between racism and benign on-field antics. They believe bystanders have a powerful role to play in mitigating the social and personal harm caused by everyday racism. You can read the article here. Print This Post Media contact: Pepita Smyth Tel: (08) 9360 1289 | Mobile: 0417 171 551 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Categories: General, Research, School of Psychology and Exercise Science Research Tags: adam goodes, anne pedersen, emma thomas, racism, the conversation Leave a comment Name (required) Mail (will not be published) (required) Website You can use these tags : <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> We read every comment and will make every effort to approve each new comment within one working day. To ensure speedy posting, please keep your comments relevant to the topic of discussion, free of inappropriate language and in-line with the editorial integrity of this newsroom. If not, your comments may not be published. Thanks for commenting!