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  • Politics in Organizations

    Theory and Research Considerations

    Edited by Gerald R. Ferris, Darren C. Treadway

    This edited volume in the SIOP Frontiers series is one of the first to look at the psychological factors behind politics and power in organizations. Noted contributors from schools of management, psychology, sociology and political science look at the theory, research, methodology and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Ethnocentrism

    Integrated Perspectives

    By Boris Bizumic

    Ethnocentrism is a concept that has made an enormous contribution to the social sciences but it is in need of reinvigoration. This original study reconceptualises ethnocentrism as a social psychological, attitudinal construct, presenting a novel reorganisation of the existing literature, and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Subjectivity, Language and the Postcolonial

    Beyond Bourdieu in South Africa

    By Hannah Botsis

    In Subjectivity, Language and the Postcolonial, Hannah Botsis draws on theoretical work that exists at the intersection of critical social psychology, sociolinguistics and the political economy of language, to examine the relationships between language, subjectivity, materiality and political…

    Paperback – 2017-11-06 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Living in Mandatory Palestine

    Personal Narratives of Resilience of the Galilee during the Mandate Period 1918–1948

    By Roberta R. Greene, Shira Hantman, Yair Seltenreich, Mustafa Abbasi, Nancy Greene

    This book, the product of a series of 40 interviews with Israelis and Palestinians, describes everyday life in Galilee during the Mandate period. The individual narratives are skillfully embedded in larger historical and social histories by a team of authors who come from diverse academic…

    Paperback – 2017-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Urban Poverty and Health Inequalities

    A Relational Approach

    By Darrin Hodgetts, Ottilie Stolte

    When discussing health, people often talk about ailments and afflictions, the potential of modern medicine and the behaviours that affect our health. Although important, a sole focus on such issues can undermine a more socio-economic understanding of health. This timely book takes a…

    Hardback – 2017-10-18 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • 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

  • Soviet Psychology

    History, Theory, Content

    By John McLeish

    Originally published in 1975, this title sets out to show us the differences between Soviet and other ways of thinking about nature, man, and society. The basic factor distinguishing Soviet psychology is that it views phenomena from the perspective of a highly articulated body of theoretical…

    Paperback – 2017-10-01 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Motivation-Cognition Interface

    From the Lab to the Real World: A Festschrift in Honor of Arie W. Kruglanski

    Edited by Catalina E. Kopetz, Ayelet Fishbach

    This volume honors the work of Arie W. Kruglanski. It represents a collection of chapters written by Arie’s former students, friends, and collaborators. The chapters are rather diverse and cover a variety of topics from politics, including international terrorism, to health related issues, such as…

    Paperback – 2017-09-27 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Signs of Identity

    The Anatomy of Belonging

    By Martin Ehala

    Signs of Identity presents an interdisciplinary introduction to collective identity, using insights from social psychology, anthropology, sociology and the humanities. It takes the basic concept of semiotics – the sign – as its central notion, and specifies in detail in what ways identity can be…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge

  • Prospect Theory and Foreign Policy Analysis in the Asia Pacific

    Rational Leaders and Risky Behavior

    By Kai He, Huiyun Feng

    Why does North Korea behave erratically in pursuing its nuclear weapons program? Why did the United States prefer bilateral alliances to multilateral ones in Asia after World War II? Why did China become "nice"—no more military coercion—in dealing with the pro-independence Taiwan President Chen…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Foreign Policy Analysis

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