Social Cognition Products

  • Conceptual Metaphor in Social Psychology

    The Poetics of Everyday Life

    By Mark J. Landau

    We learn in grade school that metaphor is an ornamental figure of speech reserved for poets. But we now know that it is also a key strategy people use to make sense of the world, from basic concepts like time and causation to the major social issues facing society. In this book, Mark Landau…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • Cognitive Processes in Stereotyping and Intergroup Behavior

    Edited by David L. Hamilton

    Originally published in 1981, this volume brings together contributions by several of the authors whose research had contributed significantly to the recent advances in our understanding of the role of cognitive processes in stereotyping and intergroup behaviour at the time. While each chapter…

    Paperback – 2016-12-10 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23 
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • Communication, Social Cognition, and Affect

    Edited by Lewis Donohew, Howard E. Sypher, E. Tory Higgins

    Originally published in 1988, the purpose of this book was to explore the interrelations among communication, social cognition and affect. The contributors, selected by the editors, are some of the best known in their fields and they significantly added to the knowledge of this interdisciplinary…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

  • The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience

    2nd Edition

    By Jamie Ward

    Social neuroscience is a rapidly growing field which explains, using neural mechanisms, our ability to recognize, understand, and interact with others. Concepts such as trust, revenge, empathy, prejudice, and love are now being explored and unravelled by neuroscientists. This engaging and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17 
    Psychology Press

  • Addiction, Behavioral Change and Social Identity

    The path to resilience and recovery

    Edited by Sarah Buckingham, David Best

    Changing health-related behaviour is for many people a lonely and isolating experience. Individual willpower is often not enough, particularly in addressing addictive behaviour, but research increasingly points to the potential of group identity to shape behaviour change and support recovery. This…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16 
    Routledge

  • Rhetoric, Ideology and Social Psychology

    Essays in honour of Michael Billig

    Edited by Charles Antaki, Susan Condor

    Professor Michael Billig is one of the most significant living figures in social psychology. His work spans thirty-five years, and has at times challenged conventional social scientific thinking on a range of key topics. Billig has influenced a wide range of fields including intergroup conflict,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Social Psychology

  • Trump Effect

    By Karina V. Korostelina

    Professor Karina V. Korostelina presents insights into the "Trump effect" and explains how the support for Trump among the American general public is based on three complementary pillars. First, Trump champions a specific conception of American national identity that empowers his supporters. Second…

    Hardback – 2016-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Majority and Minority Influence

    Societal Meaning and Cognitive Elaboration

    Edited by Stamos Papastamou, Antonis Gardikiotis, Gerasimos Prodromitis

    Majority and minority influence is a classic topic in the social psychological canon and has been an important area of research for more than 50 years. This volume collects recent work by an international group of scholars, representing a variety of different theoretical…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World

    Edited by Marcin Bukowski, Immo Fritsche, Ana Guinote, Miroslaw Kofta

    Coping with Lack of Control in a Social World offers an integrated view of cutting-edge research on the effects of control deprivation on social cognition. The book integrates multi-method research demonstrating how various types of control deprivation, related not only to experimental settings but…

    Paperback – 2016-10-05 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Social Cognition

    Development Across the Life Span

    Edited by Jessica Sommerville, Jean Decety

    Social Cognition brings together diverse and timely writings that highlight cutting-edge research and theories on the development of social cognition and social behavior across species and the life span. The volume is organized according to two central themes that address issues of continuity and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-29
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Developmental Science

  • Reflective and Impulsive Determinants of Human Behavior

    Edited by Roland Deutsch, Bertram Gawronski, Wilhelm Hofmann

    Conflicts between the "head" and the "heart" are very common in everyday life. Over the past decade, research on such self-regulatory conflicts has been strongly shaped by Strack and Deutsch’s 2004 Reflective-Impulsive Model (RIM). The award-winning theory integrates cognitive, affective, and…

    Paperback – 2016-09-06
    Psychology Press

Product Search