Social Psychology Products

  • Political Psychology

    New Explorations

    Edited by Jon A. Krosnick, I-Chant A. Chiang, Tobias H. Stark

    In recent decades, research in political psychology has illuminated the psychological processes underlying important political action, both by ordinary citizens and by political leaders. As the world has become increasingly engaged in thinking about politics, this volume reflects some exciting new…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11 
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Psychological Governance and Public Policy

    Governing the mind, brain and behaviour

    Edited by Jessica Pykett, Rhys Jones, Mark Whitehead

    There have been significant developments in the state of psychological, neuroscientific and behavioural scientific knowledge relating to the human mind, brain, action and decision-making over the past two decades. These developments have influenced public policy making and popular culture in the UK…

    Hardback – 2016-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • The Trump Effect

    By Karina V. Korostelina

    Karina V. Korostelina provides insights into the "Trump Effect" and explains that support for Trump among the American general public is based on three complementary pillars. First, Trump champions a specific conception of American national identity that empowers his supporters’ nostalgia for an…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge

  • Psychology and Neoliberalism

    By Michael Arfken

    During the Enlightenment a new idea of the person was conceived which in turn came to have far-reaching effects on the development of liberal democratic theory and political economy. By looking at the psychological theories that were developed to support our modern political and economic…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • The Politics of Evidence

    From Evidence Based Policy to the Good Governance of Evidence

    By Justin Parkhurst

    There has been an enormous increase in interest in the use of evidence for public policymaking, but the vast majority of work on the subject has failed to engage with the political nature of decision making and how this influences the ways in which evidence will be used (or misused) within…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Diverse Perspectives on Aging in a Changing World

    Edited by Gillian Joseph

    Focusing on under-researched aspects of social, economic and political change, this volume offers fresh insights into aging, older people and their families. It combines an international and interdisciplinary approach. Chapters explore the contexts in which family roles,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

  • The Psychology of Human Values

    By Gregory R Maio

    This original and engaging book advocates an unabashedly empirical approach to addressing the issue of human values: abstract ideals that we consider important, such as freedom, equality, achievement, helpfulness, security, tradition and peace. Our values are relevant to everything we do, helping…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Psychology Press
    European Monographs in Social Psychology

  • The Psychology of Influence

    Theory, research and practice

    By Joop van der Pligt, Michael Vliek

    Whether it’s our choice of a new car or what we think about our neighbours, our opinions and attitudes are a way of negotiating the world around us. The Psychology of Influence explores how these preferences and behaviors are influenced and affected by the messages we receive in daily life. From…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Psychology Press

  • Just Relationships

    Living Out Social Justice as Mentor, Family, Friend, and Lover

    By Douglas L. Kelley

    Bringing a social justice lens to daily interpersonal relationships, Just Relationships expands on existing social science theory to show how all elements of a relationship should include a "fair" and "just" element. Douglas Kelley utilizes concepts from a variety of academic disciplines and…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Romantic Relationships and Sexuality in Adolescence and Young Adulthood

    The Role of Parents, Peers and Partners

    Edited by Daphne van de Bongardt, Rongqin Yu, Maja Dekovic, Wim Meeus

    Romantic relationship formation and the engagement in sexual behaviors are normative and salient developmental tasks for adolescents and young adults. These developmental tasks are increasingly viewed from an ecological perspective, thus as strongly embedded in different social contexts, including…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge

  • Majority and Minority Influence

    Societal Meaning and Cognitive Elaboration

    Edited by Stamos Papastamou, Antonis Gardikiotis, Gerasimos Prodromitis

    Majority and minority influence is a classic topic in the social psychological canon and has been an important area of research for more than 50 years. This volume collects recent work by an international group of scholars, representing a variety of different theoretical…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World

    Edited by Marcin Bukowski, Immo Fritsche, Ana Guinote, Miroslaw Kofta

    Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World offers an integrated view of cutting-edge research on the effects of control deprivation on social cognition. The book integrates multi-method research demonstrating how various types of control deprivation, related not only to experimental settings but…

    Paperback – 2016-10-12 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

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