PAUL A.M. VAN LANGE

PAUL A.M. VAN LANGE

VU University, Amsterdam

phone: 31-20-5988852 fax: 31-20-5988921

 

Society & Media

  • Consultancy for the Katholieke Radio Omroep (KRO; consultancy regarding the psychology of everyday life dilemmas (1994-1996)
  • Consultancy for Eyeworks, a television program production company (2004-2005).
  • Regular contributor to two tv-programs:  Editie.nl and "En Dan Nog Even Dit" (2012-now)
  • Regular contributor to Radio 1 (Pavlov, NTR Academie, Talkshows, 2012-now)
  • Regular contributor to the Volkskrant and NRC Handelsblad (2011-now)

Several published interviews in newspapers (international media and Dutch media)

  • "Geweld rondom het sportveld, VU-Connected  October 24, 2012, [link]
  •  More recently, May 23, 2013 [link]  ( see also Charter with recommendations from science [pdf]
  • "In elk vakgebied gaat het soms mis" Volkskrant, November 26, 2011 pdf
  • "Waarom doen we altijd wat de baas vraagt?"  Intermediair, May 3, 2012 [link]
  • "Je stemt zoals je bent" Volkskrant, September 8, 2012 [pdf]
  • "Reddingsboei van madeliefjes" NRC, December 2, 2012 [pdf]
  • "Nederlands zijn gelukkig vol vertrouwen" Volkskrant, July 6, 2013 [pdf]
  • "Why men need women" New York Times, July 20, 2013 [link]
  • "Men with female offspring are 'more generous'",  DailyMail, July 22, 2013 [link]
  • "Vertrouwen zit niet in onze genen" Volkskrant, April 8, 2014 [pdf]
  • "Kiezen voor je zelf of voor elkaar" Elsevier, May 10, 2014 [pdf]
  • "Hoge heren"Een corrupte bende" NRC Handelsblad, August 1, 2014 [pdf]
  • "Ikke, ikke, ikke" Psychologie Magazine, November, 2014 [pdf]
  • "Volkswoede over "blauwe vinkjes" in WhatsApp?" Volkskrant, November 6, 2014 [pdf]
  • "Conducteur geslagen: wegkijken of helpen?" NRC Handelsblad, March 14, 2015 [pdf]
  • "Ik wil geen gedoe.  Ik wil naar huis" NRC Handelsblad, April 12, 2015 [pdf]
  • "Why superstitions help athletes perform better,  New York Magazine, June 11, 2015 [pdf]
  • "Very superstitious: Weird rituals help athletes perform better, CNN news, July 7, 2015 [pdf]
  • Report (in Dutch) of VU-meeting on trust and respect
    May 29, 2015 [link]
  • "Ons gedrag is nobel, dat van anderen niet"  Volkskrant, Dec 5, 2015 [pdf]
  • "Hoe verklaren we Keulen?""  NRC Handelsblad, January 16, 2016 [pdf]
  • "Bijgeloof in topsport"  HP/De Tijd,  March 20, 2016 [link]
  • "Empathie" Algemeen Daglad, March 27, 2016pdf  and pdf 
  • "Is gossip good at work?" June 28, 2016, Psychological Science [link]
  • "Climate and Violence"  in Daily Mail , National Geographic, Sciencenewsonline , NewsHub , and NeuroscienceNews 
  • "Does climate make people more violent?" New York Magazine, June 30, 2016
  • "Do hot climates make people more violent?"  CNN news, July 8, 2016
  • "Een groep gaat in het donker sneller over de schreef"  Parool, October 30, 2016
  • "Een boete voor sissen?" Volkskrant, November 30, 2016
  • "Niet meer dan zeven politieke partijen"  Volkskrant, December 8, 2016
  • "Met elkaar wat gunnen kweek je vertrouwen"  Psychologie Magazine, January 2017

Guest on Television and Radio Programs:

  • PAVLOV radio Dec 14, 2013 (trust, [link]) Dec 28, 2013 (social dilemmas [link])
  • Editie.nl several brief interviews, for example: [link]
  • De laatste Nazi's - illustration of experiment on obedience (conducted with Piero Bocchiaro and Phil Zimbardo), for video see [link]
  • En Dan Nog Even Dit   "Altruism and Volunteering"  November 28, 2014, for example  [link]
  • Pavlov on "Social Mindfulness" June 15, 2013 [link]
  • Contributor to film for the Custums and Tax Museum (Rotterdam, 2012) [link]
  • TV (Nederland 1) Max Live "Vertrouwen"  April 14, 2014  [link]
  • NTR Academie Radio 1, September 16, 2014 [link]
  • Empathie.  De nieuwe liefde, October 1, 2014, for video, see  [link]
  • Lectures series in Nanjing and Shanghai (China), November 2014, see [link]
  • 1 Vandaag "Wanneer willen mensen ingrijpen bij agressie in trein" April 21, 2015 [link]
  • RTL Boulevard "Nepal:  wanneer doen mensen iets?" April 29, 2015 [link]
  • Radio 1 several interviews, such as "'replication in psychology" (March 4, 2016) or "Milgram" (March 31, 2016), "Escape Rooms" (April 11, 2016), or "Zuidas Art Exhibition" (May 23, 2016), "Too-much-talent-in-Soccer" (June 14, 2016), or "Voting in the USA" (November 2, 2016)
  • Radio 1 (België, June 30, 2016), "Gossip can promote trust and cooperation"
  • Editie.nl on "the wrong line" (2015) "refugees" "movies and nostalgia" (2016)