Welcome to the Hot Politics Lab!

We are an interdisciplinary research group using political psychology and adjacent fields to explain salient socio-political themes.

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End of Year Podcast

For an end of year special edition of the Online Hot Politics Lab Meetings, lab directors Gijs Schumacher and Bert Bakker sat down together and

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New publication in APSR

The paper “Hot Politics? Affective responses to political rhetoric” by Hot Politics Lab members Bert N. Bakker, Gijs Schumacher and Matthijs Rooduijn is now out

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Upcoming Events

  1. Gerben van Kleef @ Online Hot Politics Lab

    March 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  2. Ben Ruisch @ Online Hot Politics Lab

    March 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  3. Lou Safra @ Online Hot Politics Lab

    March 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Sanne van Oosten and Christian Pipal @ Online Hot Politics Lab

    March 26 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Diamantis Petropoulos-Petalas @ Online Hot Politics Lab

    April 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm