Applied Social Psychology Products

  • Interpersonal and Intrapersonal Expectancies

    Edited by Sławomir Trusz, Przemysław Bąbel

    Do our expectancies about ourselves and about others have any effect on our actual experiences? Over fifty years of research studies suggest not only that this is the case, but also that our expectancies can shape other people’s experience in different contexts. In some cases they can help, but…

    Paperback – 2016-05-26 
    Psychology Press

  • How to Rethink Human Behavior

    A Practical Guide to Social Contextual Analysis

    By Bernard Guerin

    Developed from the author’s long teaching career, How to Rethink Human Behavior aims to cultivate practical skills in human observation and analysis, rather than offer a catalogue of immutable ‘facts’. It synthesizes key psychological concepts with insights from other disciplines, including…

    Paperback – 2016-05-26 
    Routledge

  • Health Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Charles Abraham, Mark Conner, Fiona Jones, Daryl O'Connor

    The new edition of Health Psychology is the perfect introduction to this rapidly developing field. Throughout the book, the psychological processes that shape health-related behaviours, and affect core functions such as the immune and cardiovascular systems, are clearly explained. These…

    Paperback – 2016-04-25 
    Routledge
    Topics in Applied Psychology

  • Crime and Crime Reduction

    The importance of group processes

    Edited by Jane L. Wood, Theresa A. Gannon

    The problems associated with groups that commit crime are well known and notoriously complex. However, there are many questions that we still cannot answer with certainty. This book seeks to deepen understanding of the group processes involved in crime and the treatment of offenders’ thoughts and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-18 
    Routledge

  • The Social Psychology of Organizations

    Diagnosing Toxicity and Intervening in the Workplace

    By Joanna Wilde

    Healthy and successful organizations require the people who work within them to be happy, resilient and creative. Just as a human body is undermined if it suffers from sickness, so an organization can only function fully if the people who work within it feel engagement and well-being, and any toxic…

    Paperback – 2016-04-14 
    Routledge

  • Time and Work, Volume 2

    How time impacts groups, organizations and methodological choices

    Edited by Abbie J. Shipp, Yitzhak Fried

    The concept of time is a crucial filter through which we understand any events or phenomena; nothing exists outside of time. It conditions not only the question of ‘when’, but also influences the ‘what, how and why’of our ideas about management. And yet management scholars have rarely considered…

    Paperback – 2016-04-14 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

  • An Introduction to Cyberpsychology

    Edited by Irene Connolly, Marion Palmer, Hannah Barton, Gráinne Kirwan

    An Introduction to Cyberpsychology is the first book to provide a student-oriented introduction to this rapidly growing and increasingly studied topic. It is designed to encourage students to critically evaluate the psychology of online interactions, and to develop appropriate research…

    Paperback – 2016-03-31 
    Routledge

  • The Scope of Social Psychology

    Theory and Applications (A Festschrift for Wolfgang Stroebe)

    Edited by Miles Hewstone, Henk Schut

    Social psychology attempts to understand, explain, predict and, when needed, change people's thoughts, feelings and behaviours. For a relatively young discipline it has already made great strides toward this awe-inspiring goal. Pioneers such as Lewin, Asch, Kelley and Festinger began…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Psychology Press

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2016-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Social Psychology of Political Polarization

    Edited by Piercarlo Valdesolo, Jesse Graham

    The 21st-century political landscape has been defined by deep ideological polarization, and as a result scientific inquiry into the psychological mechanisms underlying this divide has taken on increased relevance. The topic is by no means new to social psychology. Classic literature on intergroup…

    Paperback – 2016-02-11
    Psychology Press
    Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

  • Elements of Applied Psychology

    Edited by Peter Spurgeon, Roy Davies, Antony Chapman

    Originally published in 1994, Elements of Applied Psychology provided an introductory survey of the major aspects of applied psychology at the time for students of psychology as a main or ancillary subject. It was the first text to investigate the pressures created by this increased interest in…

    Hardback – 2016-01-05
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Addictions

    A Social Psychological Perspective

    Edited by Catalina E. Kopetz, Carl W. Lejuez

    The current volume brings together social psychological theories and concepts and discusses their relevance to understanding substance use and addiction. It identifies convergence points between traditional perspectives on addiction and social psychological theory and research. This coexistence,…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

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