Social Psychology Products

  • Psychological War Trauma and Society

    Like a hidden wound, 1st Edition

    By Irit Keynan

    This book explores the psychological trauma affecting soldiers and civilians who have encountered the violence of war or terrorism, arguing that the enigmas surrounding war trauma are rooted in culture, collective memory and social norms. Focusing primarily on a large-scale sociological study in…

    Hardback – 2015-04-15
    Explorations in Social Psychology

  • Symbolic Transformation

    The Mind in Movement Through Culture and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brady Wagoner

    This book brings together scholars from around the world to address the question of how culture and mind are related through symbols: it is through the mediation of symbols that we think, act, imagine, feel, dream and remember. Thus, to understand the structure, function and development of symbols…

    Paperback – 2015-04-10
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • The Microanalysis of Political Communication

    Claptrap and Ambiguity, 1st Edition

    By Peter Bull

    This analysis of political speeches and televised political interviews in the UK, based on the Annual Party Conferences (1996-2000) and the last five general elections (1983-2001), evaluates the interview skills of politicians and political interviewers, investigates how and why politicians…

    Paperback – 2015-02-09
    Routledge Research International Series in Social Psychology

  • Positive Criminology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev

    How can we best help offenders desist from crime, as well as help victims heal? This book engages with this question by offering its readers a comprehensive review of positive criminology in theory, research and practice. Positive criminology is a concept – a perspective – that places emphasis on…

    Hardback – 2015-01-23
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration, 1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2015-01-23
    Psychology Press
    Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

  • The Essence of the Self

    In Defense of the Simple View of Personal Identity, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Madell

    In this volume, Geoffrey Madell develops a revised account of the self, making a compelling case for why the "simple" or "anti-criterial" view of personal identity warrants a robust defense. Madell critiques recent discussions of the self for focusing on features which are common to all selves, and…

    Hardback – 2014-12-16
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Video Games and Social Competence

    1st Edition

    By Rachel Kowert

    Despite their popularity, online video games have been met with suspicion by the popular media and academic community. In particular, there is a growing concern that online video game play may be associated with deficits in social functioning. Due to a lack of empirical consistency, the debate…

    Hardback – 2014-12-15
    Routledge Advances in Game Studies

  • Terrorism, Trauma and Psychology

    A multilevel victim perspective of the Bali bombings, 1st Edition

    By Gwen Brookes, Julie Ann Pooley, Jaya Earnest

    This book provides a comprehensive insight into the multilayered effects experienced by directly affected victims and their indirectly affected family members following terrorist incidents and other world disasters. Chapters draw primarily on interviews with fifty victims of the Bali bombings, but…

    Hardback – 2014-12-10
    Explorations in Social Psychology

  • Psychology of Aid

    1st Edition

    By Stuart Carr, Mac MacLachlan

    Psychology of Aid provides an original, psychological approach to development studies, focusing as it does on the social aspects of aid and the motivational foundations. Designed as a practical tool for looking at development projects in a new and structured way, the authors bring many of the…

    Paperback – 2014-12-02
    Routledge Studies in Development and Society

  • Children and the Environment in an Australian Indigenous Community

    A psychological approach, 1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2014-11-25

  • Working within the Forensic Paradigm

    Cross-discipline approaches for policy and practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Sheehan, James Ogloff

    Forensic work occurs across the criminal justice sector and the legal and health professions and intersects with work in a range of areas, such as child protection, family welfare, mental health, offending, disability and addictions, family violence programmes, juvenile justice and sexual assault…

    Hardback – 2014-11-19
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Gender Roles in Ireland

    Three Decades of Attitude Change, 1st Edition

    By Margret Fine-Davis

    Gender Roles in Ireland: three decades of attitude change documents changing attitudes toward the role of women in Ireland from 1975 to 2005, a key period of social change in this society. The book presents replicated measures from four separate surveys carried out over three decades. These cover a…

    Hardback – 2014-09-04
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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