The Exploring Psycho-Social Studies Series

  • Thought Paralysis: The Virtues of Discrimination book cover

    Thought Paralysis

    The Virtues of Discrimination, 1st Edition

    By Farhad Dalal

    Given the enormous struggles, efforts and money expended on the equalities enterprise, why has more progress not been made? And further, why have things actually become worse in some circumstances? It is argued this has occurred because:- The values of Equality have been bureaucratized, allowing…

    Paperback – 2012-12-31
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  • Losing the Race: Thinking Psychosocially about Racially Motivated Crime book cover

    Losing the Race

    Thinking Psychosocially about Racially Motivated Crime, 1st Edition

    By David Gadd, Bill Dixon

    Based on a two-year research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC), this book explores why many of those involved in racially motivated crime seem to be struggling to cope with economic, cultural and emotional losses in their own lives. Drawing on in-depth biographical…

    Paperback – 2011-12-31
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  • Relocation, Gender and Emotion: A Psycho-Social Perspective on the Experiences of Military Wives book cover

    Relocation, Gender and Emotion

    A Psycho-Social Perspective on the Experiences of Military Wives, 1st Edition

    By Sue Jervis

    This book has two main aims: firstly, to provide a rare, detailed description of the use of a psychoanalytically informed, reflexive research method to achieve an in-depth understanding of social phenomena; and secondly, to throw some much needed light onto the complex, intrapsychic and…

    Paperback – 2011-12-31
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    The Exploring Psycho-Social Studies Series

  • Social Symptoms of Identity Needs: Why We Have Failed to Solve Our Social Problems and What to do About It book cover

    Social Symptoms of Identity Needs

    Why We Have Failed to Solve Our Social Problems and What to do About It, 1st Edition

    By Mark Bracher

    Explains how our major social problems, including crime, violence, terrorism, war, substance abuse, and prejudice, are the result of efforts by their perpetrators to maintain a secure identity, or sense of self. It locates the root causes of these social problems and counterproductive responses in…

    Paperback – 2009-12-31
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    The Exploring Psycho-Social Studies Series

  • Researching Beneath the Surface: Psycho-Social Research Methods in Practice book cover

    Researching Beneath the Surface

    Psycho-Social Research Methods in Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Clarke, Paul Hoggett

    This book offers an overview of the rapidly expanding field of Psycho-Social research. Drawing on aspects of discourse psychology, continental philosophy and anthropological and neuro-scientific understandings of the emotions, psycho-social studies has emerged as an embryonic new paradigm in the…

    Paperback – 2009-05-15
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    The Exploring Psycho-Social Studies Series

  • Object Relations and Social Relations: The Implications of the Relational Turn in Psychoanalysis book cover

    Object Relations and Social Relations

    The Implications of the Relational Turn in Psychoanalysis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon Clarke, Herbert Hahn, Paul Hoggett

    This book has two essential aims. First, to introduce some of the key assumptions behind relational psychoanalysis to an international audience and to outline the points where this approach counters, complements, or extends existing object relations (Kleinian and Independent) traditions. Second, to…

    Paperback – 2008-12-31
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    The Exploring Psycho-Social Studies Series