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  • Self-Regulation and Self-Control

    Selected works of Roy Baumeister

    By Roy Professor Baumeister

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. In this volume, Roy Baumeister…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

  • The Defiance of Global Commitment

    A Complex Social Psychology

    By Brian Castellani

    The Brexit vote; the election of Trump; the upsurge of European nationalism; the devolution of the Arab Spring; global violence; Chinese expansionism; disruptive climate change; the riotous instabilities of the world capitalist system…Whilst diverse in nature, these events share a common…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Complexity in Social Science

  • Subjective Well-Being and Life Satisfaction

    Edited by James E. Maddux

    The quality of people’s relationships with and interactions with other people are major influences on their feelings of well-being and their evaluations of life satisfaction. The goal of this volume is to offer scholarly summaries of theory and research on topics at the frontier of the study of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-13 
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Children and the Environment in an Australian Indigenous Community

    A psychological approach

    By Angela Kreutz

    Aboriginal children represent one of the fastest growing population segments in Australia, yet the lives of Aboriginal children in their environment has rarely been subjected to systematic and in-depth study. In this book, Angela Kreutz considers the relationship between the environment, attachment…

    Paperback – 2018-01-04 
    Routledge

  • Uncovering Social Life

    Critical Perspectives from Sociology

    By Chris Shilling, Philip A. Mellor

    In an era when rapid social change, the disappearance of traditional communities, the rise of political populism and the threat posed by radical religious movements makes it appear that ‘all that is solid melts into air’, the classical sociological problem of how peaceable societies can be created…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    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 – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Autism in a Decentered World

    By Alice Wexler

    Autistic people are empirically and scientifically generalized as living in a fragmented, alternate reality, without a coherent continuous self. In Part I, this book presents recent neuropsychological research and its implications for existing theories of autism, selfhood, and identity, challenging…

    Paperback – 2017-11-21 
    Psychology Press
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • 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 – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • 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 – 2017-11-07 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2017-10-19
    Routledge

  • Adaptation and Well-Being

    Meeting the Challenges of Life

    By Knud S Larsen

    "According to Leo Tolstoy’s famous statement "all happy families are alike, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way". Knud Larsen in his book on human happines proves the opposite. Summarizing the classical and recent research in successful human adaptation, adjustment and well-being of the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-17
    Routledge

  • New Perspectives on Moral Development

    Edited by Charles C. Helwig

    This volume presents a selection of some of the most exciting new perspectives on moral development which have emerged over the last decade and have transformed our understanding of the field. The contributors cut across traditional boundaries to provide an innovative and integrative…

    Paperback – 2017-10-09
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

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