The Psychology of Justice and Legitimacy
Social Influence The Ontario Symposium, Volume 5
By Lorne Campbell, Jennifer La Guardia, James M. Olson, Mark P. Zanna
May 31, 2017
Although love and relationships have been focal points for poets and philosophers for thousands of years, these topics had not traditionally been the focus of empirical research. As a result, very little was known about how couples maintained happiness and satisfaction in their relationships, or ...
By D. Ramona Bobocel, Aaron C. Kay, Mark P. Zanna, James M. Olson
May 13, 2016
In response to the international turmoil, violence, and increasing ideological polarization, social psychological interest in the topics of legitimacy and social justice has blossomed considerably. Social psychologists have explored the psychological underpinnings of people’s reactions to injustice...
By Clive Seligman, James M. Olson, Mark P. Zanna
May 13, 2016
The eighth Ontario Symposium brought together an international group of scholars who work in the area of the psychology of values. Among the categories these experts address are the conceptualizations of values, value systems, and value-attitude-behavior relations; methodological issues; the role ...
By Richard M. Sorrentino, Dov Cohen, James M. Olson, Mark P. Zanna
June 09, 2014
Cross-cultural differences have many important implications for social identity, social cognition, and interpersonal behavior. The 10th volume of the Ontario Symposia on Personality and Social Psychology focuses on East-West cultural differences and similarities and how this research can be applied...
By Mark P. Zanna, James M. Olson, C. P. Herman
April 01, 1987
First published in 1987. This volume presents papers from the Fifth Ontario Symposium on Personality and Social Psychology, held at the University of Waterloo, August 21-23, 1984. The contributors are active researchers in the area of social influence. One of the purposes of this volume is to ...
By James M. Olson, C. P. Herman, Mark P. Zanna
July 01, 1986
First published in 1986. This volume presents papers from the fourth Ontario Symposium on Personality and Social Psychology, held at the University o f Western Ontario, October 15- 16, 1983. The contributors are active researchers in the areas of relative deprivation and social com parison, whose ...
By Mark P. Zanna, James M. Olson
November 01, 1993
This volume consists of expanded and updated versions of papers presented at the Seventh Ontario Symposium on Personality and Social Psychology. The series is designed to bring together scholars from across North America who work in the same substantive area, with the goals of identifying common ...
By James M. Olson, Mark P. Zanna, C. Peter Herman
June 01, 1990
Although self-inference processes -- the ways individuals make judgments about themselves -- have been studied in social psychology and sociology for many years, a distinct literature on this topic has not emerged due to the diversity of relevant issues. The editors of this current volume cull ...
By Steven J. Spencer, Steven Fein, Mark P. Zanna, James M. Olson
January 11, 2013
This volume highlights state-of-the-art research on motivated social perception by the leaders in the field. Recently a number of researchers developed influential accounts of how motivation affects social perception. Unfortunately, this work was developed without extensive contact between the ...