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  • Staging Mobilities

    1st Edition

    By Ole B. Jensen

    In recent years, the social sciences have taken a ‘mobilities turn’. There has been a developing realisation that mobilities do not ‘just happen’. Mobilities are carefully and meticulously designed, planned and staged (from above). However, they are equally importantly acted out, performed and…

    Hardback – 2013-02-21
    International Library of Sociology

  • Prospect Theory and Foreign Policy Analysis in the Asia Pacific

    Rational Leaders and Risky Behavior, 1st Edition

    By Kai He, Huiyun Feng

    Why does North Korea behave erratically in pursuing its nuclear weapons program? Why did the United States prefer bilateral alliances to multilateral ones in Asia after World War II? Why did China become "nice"—no more military coercion—in dealing with the pro-independence Taiwan President Chen…

    Hardback – 2012-12-19
    Foreign Policy Analysis

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2012-12-13
    Psychology Press

  • Principles of Cyberbullying Research

    Definitions, Measures, and Methodology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sheri Bauman, Donna Cross, Jenny Walker

    In 2010, the International Cyberbullying Think Tank was held in order to discuss questions of definition, measurement, and methodologies related to cyberbullying research. The attendees’ goal was to develop a set of guidelines that current and future researchers could use to improve the quality of…

    Hardback – 2012-11-06
    Routledge Monographs in Mental Health

  • Social Representations in the 'Social Arena'

    1st Edition

    Edited by Annamaria Silvana de Rosa

    Social Representations in the 'Social Arena' presents key theoretical issues and extensive empirical research using different theoretical and methodological approaches to consider the value of social representation theory when social representations are examined in real world contexts. This…

    Hardback – 2012-09-05
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • Qualitative Mathematics for the Social Sciences

    Mathematical Models for Research on Cultural Dynamics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lee Rudolph

    In this book Lee Rudolph brings together international contributors who combine psychological and mathematical perspectives to analyse how qualitative mathematics can be used to create models of social and psychological processes. Bridging the gap between the fields with an imaginative and…

    Hardback – 2012-08-14
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • The Power of Writing in Organizations

    From Letters to Online Interactions, 1st Edition

    By Anne-Laure Fayard, Anca Metiu

    This book demonstrates the power of writing in informal and formal organizations in the past and the present. It shows how writing, despite long lasting criticisms that can be traced back to Plato, and in spite of its frequent definition as a mere recording medium is in fact a creative mode of…

    Hardback – 2012-08-01
    Organization and Management Series

  • Reflecting on Cosmetic Surgery

    Body image, Shame and Narcissism, 1st Edition

    By Jane Megan Northrop

    Cosmetic surgery represents an extreme form of modern grooming. It is the fastest growing medical specialty, yet misconceptions abound about those who undertake it and their reasons for doing so. With a grounded approach, engaging 30 women through in-depth interview, this study explores how they…

    Hardback – 2012-04-16

  • The Neighborhood in the Internet

    Design Research Projects in Community Informatics, 1st Edition

    By John M. Carroll

    Today, "community" seems to be everywhere. At home, at work, and online, the vague but comforting idea of the community pervades every area of life. But have we lost the ability truly to understand what it means? The Neighborhood in the Internet investigates social and civic effects of community…

    Hardback – 2012-03-15
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Social Thinking and Interpersonal Behavior

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Klaus Fiedler, Constantine Sedikides

    The connection between mental and social life remains one of the most intriguing topics in all of psychology. This book reviews some of the most recent advances in research exploring the links between how people think and behave in interpersonal situations. The chapters represent a variety of…

    Hardback – 2012-03-05
    Psychology Press
    Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

  • The Science of the Couple

    The Ontario Symposium Volume 12, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lorne Campbell, Jennifer La Guardia, James M. Olson, Mark P. Zanna

    Although love and relationships have been focal points for poets and philosophers for thousands of years, these topics had not traditionally been the focus of empirical research. As a result, very little was known about how couples maintained happiness and satisfaction in their relationships, or…

    Hardback – 2012-02-15
    Psychology Press
    Ontario Symposia on Personality and Social Psychology Series

  • Judging Passions

    Moral Emotions in Persons and Groups, 1st Edition

    By Roger Giner-Sorolla

    Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award (Academic Monograph category) 2014! A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2013! Psychological research shows that our emotions and feelings often guide the moral decisions we make about our own lives and the social groups to which we…

    Hardback – 2012-01-20
    Psychology Press
    European Monographs in Social Psychology

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