Political Psychology Products

  • Reducing Intergroup Bias

    The Common Ingroup Identity Model, 1st Edition

    By Samuel L. Gaertner, John F. Dovidio

    Considers situations and interventions that can foster more inclusive representation and ways, both theoretically and practically, and that a common ingroup identity can facilitate more harmonious intergroup relations.…

    Paperback – 2014-07-17
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • Psychology and Politics

    A Social Identity Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Alexa Ispas

    What makes us divide the world into ‘us’ and ‘them’? How can we exert social influence over others? When does a peaceful protest turn into a riot? Why are some politicians heroes one day and villains the next? Where do we find the resources to resist authoritarian regimes? Taking these questions…

    Paperback – 2014-07-15
    Psychology Press

  • Warring with Words

    Narrative and Metaphor in Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hanne, William D. Crano, Jeffery Scott Mio

    Scholars in many of the disciplines surrounding politics explicitly utilize either a narrative perspective or a metaphor perspective (though rarely the two in combination) to analyze issues -- theoretical and practical, domestic and international -- in the broad field of politics. Among the topics…

    Paperback – 2014-07-15
    Psychology Press
    Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

  • Knowing Victims

    Feminism, agency and victim politics in neoliberal times, 1st Edition

    By Rebecca Stringer

    Knowing Victims explores the theme of victimhood in contemporary feminism and politics. It focuses on popular and scholarly constructions of feminism as ‘victim feminism’ – an ideology of passive victimhood that denies women’s agency – and provides the first comprehensive analysis of the debate…

    Paperback – 2014-06-12
    Women and Psychology

  • Building Tomorrow's Leaders Today

    On Becoming a Polymath Leader, 1st Edition

    By Michael A. Genovese

    This book focuses on leadership -- what it is, how it works, and how complex, multi-layered and multi-dimensional it is -- and how it will change in the years ahead. If we are to build tomorrow’s leaders today, we need to anticipate what skills, temperaments, and specific competencies will be…

    Paperback – 2013-12-11
    Leadership: Research and Practice

  • Predisposed

    Liberals, Conservatives, and the Biology of Political Differences, 1st Edition

    By John R. Hibbing, Kevin B. Smith, John R. Alford

    Buried in many people and operating largely outside the realm of conscious thought are forces inclining us toward liberal or conservative political convictions. Our biology predisposes us to see and understand the world in different ways, not always reason and the careful consideration of facts.…

    Hardback – 2013-09-16

  • When Things Go Wrong

    Foreign Policy Decision Making under Adverse Feedback, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charles F. Hermann

    What happens when a government begins a major foreign policy commitment and then later receives new information that it is failing? The question of how to deal with adverse feedback to high-stakes foreign policy speaks to a number of important, current scenarios in international relations. Indeed,…

    Paperback – 2011-12-19
    Foreign Policy Analysis

  • Barack Obama and the Politics of Redemption

    1st Edition

    By Stanley A. Renshon

    Every new president raises many questions in the public mind. Because Barack Obama was a relative newcomer to the national political scene, he raised more questions than most. Would he prove to be a pragmatic centrist or would his politics of hope ultimately flounder on the rocky shoals of America’…

    Paperback – 2011-08-15

  • Intergroup Conflicts and Their Resolution

    A Social Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Bar-Tal

    This book provides a framework that sheds an illuminating light into the psyche of people involved in macro-level destructive intergroup conflicts, involving societies and ethnic groups, that take place continuously in various parts of the globe. It focuses on the socio-psychological repertoire…

    Hardback – 2010-12-08
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • The New Psychology of Leadership

    Identity, Influence and Power, 1st Edition

    By S. Alexander Haslam, Stephen D. Reicher, Michael J. Platow

    Winner of the University of San Diego Outstanding Leadership Book Award 2012! Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award 2011! Shortlisted for the CMI (Chartered Management Institute) Management Book of the Year Award 2011–2012! According to John Adair, the most important…

    Paperback – 2010-09-24
    Psychology Press

  • Manipulating Democracy

    Democratic Theory, Political Psychology, and Mass Media, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wayne Le Cheminant, John M. Parrish

    Manipulation is a source of pervasive anxiety in contemporary American politics. Observers charge that manipulative practices in political advertising, media coverage, and public discourse have helped to produce an increasingly polarized political arena, an uninformed and apathetic electorate,…

    Paperback – 2010-08-23

  • Revitalizing Political Psychology

    The Legacy of Harold D. Lasswell, 1st Edition

    By William Ascher, Barbara Hirschfelder-Ascher

    The goal of this book is to recapture the diminished roles of affect, psychological needs, and the psychodynamic mechanisms that are crucial for understanding political behavior by explaining and extending the contributions of Harold D. Lasswell, the dominant figure in political psychology in…

    Paperback – 2010-04-08
    Psychology Press

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