Interpersonal Processes & Communication Products

  • 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 – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • New Perspectives in Early Communicative Development

    Edited by Jacqueline Nadel, Luigia Camaioni

    Since the 1970s researchers in the communicative development of infants and small children had rejected traditional models and began to explore the complex, dynamic properties of communicative exchanges. This title, originally published in 1993, proposed a new and advanced frame of reference to…

    Hardback – 2017-12-07 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • The Conflicted Mind

    And Why Psychology Has Failed to Deal With It

    By Geoffrey Beattie

    One of the greatest paradoxes of human behavior is our tendency to say one thing and do something completely different. We think of ourselves as positive and fair-minded, caring about other people and our environment, yet our behavior lets us down time and time again. Part of the reason for this is…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Mothering Babies in Domestic Violence

    Beyond Attachment Theory

    By Fiona Buchanan

    This unique book offers an innovative feminist critique of attachment theory that proposes an alternative understanding of relationships between women and their babies in domestic violence. Fiona Buchanan identifies a way forward for working with women, babies and others who have grown up…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Honor Related Violence

    A New Social Psychological Perspective

    By Robert Ermers

    Honor related violence is generally associated with crimes committed by people from the Middle East and adjacent areas. Perpetrators sometimes justify their deeds saying they ‘had to’ restore their honor. Theorists have argued that men from these populations exclusively correlate honor with the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Jean Decety, Dan Batson

    Interpersonal sensitivity refers to our ability to perceive and respond with care to the internal states of other people, understand the antecedents of those states, and predict the subsequent events that will result. Guest editors neuroscientist Jean Decety and social psychologist Dan Batson…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Psychology Press

  • Embodied Conflict

    Perspectives on the Neural Basis of Conflict

    By Tim Hicks

    Paperback – 2017-09-20
    Routledge

  • Interpersonal Relations and Education

    By David H. Hargreaves

    Originally published in 1972, this title provides an analysis of social interactions in educational contexts and opens up the field of the social psychology of education as an area in its own right at the very heart of the process of education. From a ‘symbolic interactionist’ perspective, the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Revenge Pornography

    Gender, Sexuality and Motivations

    By Matthew Hall, Jeff Hearn

    Facilitated by developments in technologies, the non-consensual posting of sexually explicit images of someone else for revenge, entertainment or political motive – so-called revenge porn – has become a global phenomenon. This groundbreaking book argues that fundamental and recurring issues about…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge

  • Intimate Relationships

    Issues, Theories, and Research, 3rd Edition

    By Ralph Erber, Maureen Erber

    Intimate Relationships covers both classic and current material in a concise yet thorough and rigorous manner. Chapters range from attraction to love, attachment to jealousy, sexuality to conflict—all written in a warm, personal, and engaging voice. Topics are viewed from an interdisciplinary…

    Hardback – 2017-09-06
    Psychology Press

  • Reception and Response

    Hearer Creativity and the Analysis of Spoken and Written Texts

    Edited by Graham McGregor, R. S. White

    Originally published in 1990. Each of the 12 chapters in this book build upon an approach to the analysis of spoken and written texts that is centred upon the recipient rather than the producer, for the abilities of listeners and readers deserve much attention. This book should be of interest to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

  • Politics of Social Psychology

    Edited by Jarret T. Crawford, Lee Jussim

    Social scientists have long known that political beliefs bias the way they think about, understand, and interpret the world around them. In this volume, scholars from social psychology and related fields explore the ways in which social scientists themselves have allowed their own political biases…

    Paperback – 2017-08-15
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

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