Applied Social Psychology Products

  • Advanced Research Methods for Applied Psychology

    Design, Analysis and Reporting

    Edited by Paula Brough

    This is the first comprehensive guide to the range of research methods available to applied psychologists. Ideally suited to students and researchers alike, and covering both quantitative and qualitative techniques, the book takes readers on a journey from research design to final reporting. The…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27 
    Routledge

  • Belief Systems and the Perception of Reality

    Edited by Bastiaan Dr Rutjens, Mark Dr Brandt

    This book focuses on the social psychology of belief systems and how they influence perceptions of reality. These belief systems, from politics to religion to science, shape one’s thoughts and views, but also can be the cause of conflict and disagreement over values, particularly when they are…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Agency and Communion in Social Psychology

    Edited by Andrea Abele, Bogdan Wojciszke

    What are the ultimate motives that instigate individuals’ behaviours? What are the aims of social perception? How can an individuals’ behaviour be described both from the perspective of the actor and from the perspective of an observer? These are the basic questions that this book addresses using…

    Paperback – 2018-07-12 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Behavioral Economics

    The Basics

    By Philip Corr, Anke Plagnol

    Behavioral economics is everywhere – whether used by governments to shape our judgement and decision making, advertisers and marketers to sell products, or even politicians to sell policies, its insights are important and far-reaching. Behavioral Economics: The Basics is the first book to provide…

    Paperback – 2018-07-05 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Everyday Ethics

    A Case Study Analysis

    By Jean P. Kirnan

    This book expands the current discussion on ethics, addressing the gap between "headline" ethics cases, which are often extreme and taken from a business context, and the everyday ethical challenges that we all face in school, work, relationships, and communities. Case studies throughout…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Trust

    By Ken J. Rotenberg

    What makes us trust people? How is trust developed and maintained? Is Western society facing a crisis of trust? The Psychology of Trust addresses trust issues that are directly relevant to peoples’ experiences in their daily lives. It identifies the factors that cause people to trust, and the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Behavioral Economics

    A Psychological Perspective

    By Elizabeth Schwab, Jeremy Nicholson

    Paperback – 2018-03-15
    Routledge

  • The Influence of Values on Consumer Behaviour

    The value compass

    By Erik Kostelijk

    Substantial progress has been made in the conceptualization of values within psychology. The importance of values is also acknowledged in marketing, and companies use values to describe the core associations of their brand. Yet despite this, the values concept has received limited attention in…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge

  • Natural Hazards, Risk and Vulnerability

    Floods and slum life in Indonesia

    By Roanne van Voorst

    Different people handle risk in different ways. The current lack of understanding about this heterogeneity in risk behaviour makes it difficult to intervene effectively in risk-prone communities. Natural Hazards, Risk and Vulnerability offers a unique insight in the everyday life of a group of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
    Routledge

  • Misperceptions of the Social World

    What We Get Wrong About Sex, Race, Money, and Violence

    By Eric Beasley

    This volume elucidates some of the very concrete ways in which Americans misperceive the social world and how we are all subject to biases and illusions. As such, it challenges the assumption in much social science theorizing that people are rational actors by exploring how the machinations of…

    Paperback – 2017-12-13
    Routledge

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