Social Cognition Products

  • The Hidden Costs of Reward

    New Perspectives on the Psychology of Human Motivation

    Edited by Mark R. Lepper, David Greene

    Originally published in 1978, this volume provided a broad survey of the latest research and theory, at the time, concerning the potential detrimental effects of inappropriate uses of tangible rewards to modify behaviour. Overall, this research questions the dominant paradigm within which…

    Paperback – 2017-06-10 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Routledge International Handbook of Self-Control in Health and Wellbeing

    Edited by Denise de Ridder, Marieke Adriaanse, Kentaro Fujita

    The ability to prioritise long-term goals above short-term gratifications is crucial to living a healthy and happy life. We are bombarded with temptations, whether from fast-food or faster technologies; the psychological capacity to manage our lives within such a challenging environment has…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Majority and Minority Influence

    Societal Meaning and Cognitive Elaboration

    Edited by Stamos Papastamou, Antonis Gardikiotis, Gerasimos Prodromitis

    Majority and minority influence research examines how groups influence the attitudes, thoughts and behaviors of individuals, groups and the society as a whole. This volume collects recent work by an international group of scholars, representing a variety of different theoretical approaches to…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19 
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Motivated Cognition in Relationships

    In Pursuit of Safety and Value

    By Sandra L. Murray, John G. Holmes

    How can newlyweds believe they will be together forever, while knowing that the majority of marriages end in divorce? Why do people who desperately want to be loved end up alienating those who love them? How can partners that seem like complete opposites end up blissfully happy? This volume…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16 
    Routledge
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • Human Memory

    Third Edition

    By Gabriel A. Radvansky

    This book provides a complete survey of research and theory on human memory in three major sections. A background section covers issues of the history of memory, and basic neuroscience and methodology. A core topics section discusses sensory registers, mechanisms of forgetting, and short-term/…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Personality, Cognition and Social Interaction

    Edited by Nancy Cantor, John F. Kihlstrom

    Originally published in 1981, this volume presents the domain of personality as a fuzzy set that includes features previously identified with cognitive and social psychology. Few of the individual contributions are centrally concerned with individual differences and cross-situational stability, but…

    Hardback – 2017-03-13 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • Psychological Metaphysics

    By Peter A. White

    The research literature on causal attribution and social cognition generally consists of many fascinating but fragmented and superficial phenomena. These can only be understood as an organised whole by elucidating the fundamental psychological assumptions on which they depend. Originally published…

    Hardback – 2017-03-13 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • Psychology of Emotion

    2nd Edition

    By Paula M. Niedenthal, François Ric

    Since the turn of the twenty-first century, the psychology of emotion has grown to become its own field of study. Because the study of emotion draws inspiration from areas of science outside of psychology, including neuroscience, psychiatry, biology, genetics, computer science, zoology, and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Psychology Press

  • Social Context and Cognitive Performance

    Towards a Social Psychology of Cognition

    By Pascal Huguet, Jean-Marc Monteil

    Based on twenty years of research on the social regulation of academic performances, this book offers theoretical and empirical arguments in favour of the inclusion of the social dimension of human beings as essential for their cognitive activities. We all engage in social interactions, compare…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Psychology Press

  • Visual Social Cognition

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Elaine Fox

    It is widely recognized that visual processes modulate many social interactions. For example, the eye-gaze of another person is a powerful cue to guide attention to a particular part of the visual field. Conversely, a direct gaze may indicate potential threat or the opportunity for a sexual…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Psychology Press

  • 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 – 2017-01-11
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • 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 – 2016-12-15
    Psychology Press

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