Social Psychology Products

  • Trophy Hunting

    A Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey Beattie

    This book explores the psychology of trophy hunting from a critical perspective and considers the reasons why some people engage in the controversial activity of killing often endangered animals for sport. Recent highly charged debate, reaching a peak with the killing of Cecil the lion in 2015,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-25 
    Routledge

  • Childhood and Human Nature

    The Development of Personality, 1st Edition

    By Sula Wolff

    How do we make sense of people? Human behaviour is complex, so that understanding ourselves and others calls for both objective and subjective viewpoints, as well as a flexible appreciation of human development over time. Dr Sula Wolff believes that knowledge about personality development is…

    Paperback – 2019-11-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • New Perspectives in Early Communicative Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jacqueline Nadel, Luigia Camaioni

    Since the 1970s researchers in the communicative development of infants and small children had rejected traditional models and began to explore the complex, dynamic properties of communicative exchanges. This title, originally published in 1993, proposed a new and advanced frame of reference to…

    Paperback – 2019-11-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Heroism and Wellbeing in the 21st Century

    Applied and Emerging Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olivia Efthimiou, Scott T. Allison, Zeno E. Franco

    Offering a holistic take on an emerging field, this edited collection examines how heroism manifests, is appropriated, and is constructed in a broad range of settings and from a variety of disciplines and perspectives. Psychologists, educators, lawyers, researchers and cultural analysts consider…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

  • Fear, Society, and the Police

    1st Edition

    By Dale L. June

    Fear, Society, and the Police examines elements of fear and how they can be controlled and turned into an effective and proper response in an emergency situation. Readers of this book will be exposed to ways fear can become an uncontrolled emotion, often leading to unnecessary acts of violence, and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge

  • Psychoanalysis, Classic Social Psychology and Moral Living

    Let the Conversation Begin, 1st Edition

    By Paul Marcus

    In Psychoanalysis, Classic Social Psychology and Moral Living: Let the Conversation Begin, Paul Marcus uniquely draws on psychoanalysis and social psychology to examine what affects the ethical decisions people make in their everyday life. Psychoanalysis traditionally looks at early experiences,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03 
    Routledge

  • Disruption, Change and Transformation in Organisations

    A Human Relations Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Day

    This book explores the psychological and social dynamics of continuous, disruptive and discontinuous change. It examines the emotional strain and challenges of disruption, studies the nature of organisational transformation and examines what can be done to develop an organisation’s capacity to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10 
    Routledge

  • Why We Love and Exploit Animals

    Bridging Insights from Academia and Advocacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristof Dhont, Gordon Hodson

    This unique book brings together research and theorizing on human-animal relations, animal advocacy, and the factors underlying exploitative attitudes and behaviors towards animals. Why do we both love and exploit animals? Assembling some of the world’s leading academics and with insights and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12 
    Routledge

  • Critical Realism for Psychologists

    1st Edition

    By David Pilgrim

    This is the first dedicated text to explain and explore the utility of critical realism for psychologists, offering it as a helpful middle ground between positivism and postmodernism. By introducing its basic concepts, Pilgrim explains critical realism to psychologists and shows how the interface…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13 
    Routledge

  • The Body and Consent in Psychology, Psychiatry, and Medicine

    A Therapeutic Rape Culture, 1st Edition

    By Jemma Tosh

    This groundbreaking text interrogates the constructed boundary between therapy and violence, by examining therapeutic practice and discourse through the lens of a psychologist and a survivor of sexual abuse. It asks, what happens when those we approach for help cause further harm? Can we identify…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Network Science in Cognitive Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael S. Vitevitch

    This volume provides an integrative review of the emerging and increasing use of network science techniques in cognitive psychology, first developed in mathematics, computer science, sociology, and physics. The first resource on network science for cognitive psychologists in a growing international…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

  • Youth and Internet Pornography

    The impact and influence on adolescent development, 1st Edition

    By Richard Joseph Behun, Eric Owens

    This much-needed book provides an in-depth, non-judgmental look at how consumption of Internet pornography and Sexually Explicit Internet Material (SEIM) impacts the social, physical, emotional, and sexual development of adolescents. Youth and Internet Pornography explores some of the most…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

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