Social Psychology Products

  • Social Metacognition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pablo Briñol, Kenneth DeMarree

    Metacognition refers to thinking about our own thinking. It has assumed a prominent role in social judgment because our thoughts about our thoughts can magnify, attenuate, or even reverse the impact of primary cognition. Metacognitive thoughts can also produce changes in thought, feeling, and…

    Hardback – 2011-12-12
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Goal-Directed Behavior

    1st Edition

    Edited by Henk Aarts, Andrew Elliot

    This volume presents chapters from internationally renowned scholars in the area of goals and social behavior. The book is organized around a series of topics that are of critical importance to understanding the social-cognitive aspects of goal-directed behavior. In each chapter, the authors offer…

    Hardback – 2011-10-19
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Social Judgment and Decision Making

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joachim I. Krueger

    This volume brings together classic key concepts and innovative theoretical ideas in the psychology of judgment and decision-making in social contexts. The chapters of the first section address the basic psychological processes underlying judgment and decision-making. The guiding question is "What…

    Hardback – 2011-10-18
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • The Political Psychology of War Rape

    Studies from Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1st Edition

    By Inger Skjelsbæk

    This book provides a conceptual framework for understanding war rape and its impact, through empirical examination of the case of Bosnia. Providing a contextual understanding of sexual violence in war, and situating Bosnian war rape in relation to subsequent conflicts, the book offers a…

    Hardback – 2011-09-16
    War, Politics and Experience

  • Trust and Conflict

    Representation, Culture and Dialogue, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ivana Marková, Alex Gillespie

    Trust, distrust and conflict between social groups have existed throughout the history of humankind, although their forms have changed. Using three main concepts: culture, representation and dialogue, this book explores and re-thinks some of these changes in relation to concrete historical and…

    Hardback – 2011-08-17
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • The Social Cure

    Identity, Health and Well-Being, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jolanda Jetten, Catherine Haslam, S. Alexander Haslam

    A growing body of research shows that social networks and identities have a profound impact on mental and physical health. With such mounting evidence of the importance of social relationships in protecting health, the challenge we face is explaining why this should be the case. What is it that…

    Hardback – 2011-07-08
    Psychology Press

  • Social Cognition, Social Identity, and Intergroup Relations

    A Festschrift in Honor of Marilynn B. Brewer, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roderick M. Kramer, Geoffrey J. Leonardelli, Robert W. Livingston

    Perhaps the defining feature of humanity is the social condition -- how we think about others, identify ourselves with others, and interact with groups of others. The advances of evolutionary theory, social cognition, social identity, and intergroup relations, respectively, as major fields of…

    Hardback – 2011-05-25
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Press Festschrift Series

  • When Groups Meet

    The Dynamics of Intergroup Contact, 1st Edition

    By Thomas F. Pettigrew, Linda R. Tropp

    Research and theory on intergroup contact have become one of the fastest advancing and most exciting fields in social psychology in recent years. The work is exciting because it combines basic social psychological concerns -- human interaction, situational influences on behavior -- with an…

    Hardback – 2011-03-25
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • The Psychology of Social Conflict and Aggression

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Arie W. Kruglanski, Kipling D Williams

    This book provides an up-to-date integration of some of the most recent developments in social psychological research on social conflict and aggression, one of the most perennial and puzzling topics in all of psychology. It offers an informative, scholarly yet readable overview of recent…

    Hardback – 2011-03-21
    Psychology Press
    Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

  • Grounding Sociality

    Neurons, Mind, and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gün R. Semin, Gerald Echterhoff

    This volume concerns the longstanding intellectual puzzle of how individuals overcome their biological, neural, and mental finitude to achieve sociality. It explores how humans take each other into account, coordinate their actions, and are able to share their inner states and to communicate.…

    Hardback – 2010-11-08
    Psychology Press

  • Social Justice and the Experience of Emotion

    1st Edition

    By Russell Cropanzano, Jordan H. Stein, Thierry Nadisic

    This book seeks to integrate the scholarship on justice and affect. The authors focus on empirical social scientific theories pertaining to fairness, mood and emotion. Most of the literature in this book is drawn from social and organizational psychology. Other areas included are management,…

    Hardback – 2010-10-29

  • Social Motivation

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Dunning

    Motivational science is one of the fastest-growing areas of research in social psychology, incorporating multiple perspectives from social-personality research. This volume provides students and researchers with a comprehensive overview of major topics in social motivation. All contributors are…

    Hardback – 2010-10-12
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

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