John Dixon

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    Public Influence: How Deindividuation Theory Helps Explain Suicide Baiting

    The 2012 edition of the Text Book "Social Psychology Matters" opens with a chapter about "Crowds." The introduction of that chapter begins by telling the story of Dylan Yount and the "crowd of onlookers gathered at the foot of his building" who watched him jump of a third story ledge. As we wrote i ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 21, 2007

    Also Playing

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

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    November 14, 2007
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    May 2, 2007

    Mom's the Word

    Past Perfect's most intriguing story line — a mother who hates her kids — gets lost in this unfunny comedy

  • Culture

    April 13, 2005

    Beautiful Child

    An overwhelming play that shakes you in all the right ways

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