Covid-19: what can we learn from the London blitz? – podcast

Ian Sample speaks to Prof Edgar Jones about the comparative psychological impacts of the blitz bombings of London and the Covid-19 pandemic, including the role trust in government plays and what we might expect during the second wave of infections

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  • Edgar Jones is a professor at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London.
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London in September 1940 after heavy German air raids during the blitz.
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