Social Psychology Products

  • Advances in Personality Psychology

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrzej Eliasz, Sarah E. Hampson

    The second volume in the Advances in Personality Psychology series, this book presents an authoritative collection of works by leading experts in the field. It focuses on three of the major issues in personality psychology: personality, affect and arousal; personality and intelligence; and…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Psychology Press
    Advances in Personality Psychology

  • The Nature of Prejudice

    Society, discrimination and moral exclusion, 1st Edition

    By Cristian Tileagă

    This book offers a critical synthesis of social psychology’s contribution to the study of contemporary racism, and proposes a critical reframing of our understanding of prejudice in European society today. Chapters place a special emphasis on the diversity and intensity of prejudices against Romani…

    Hardback – 2015-06-23
    Explorations in Social Psychology

  • Delusion and Self-Deception

    Affective and Motivational Influences on Belief Formation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim Bayne, Jordi Fernández

    This collection of essays focuses on the interface between delusions and self-deception. As pathologies of belief, delusions and self-deception raise many of the same challenges for those seeking to understand them. Are delusions and self-deception entirely distinct phenomena, or might some forms…

    Paperback – 2015-06-23
    Psychology Press
    Macquarie Monographs in Cognitive Science

  • Attitudes

    Insights from the New Implicit Measures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard E. Petty, Russell H. Fazio

    This book tackles a subject that has captured the imagination of many researchers in the field: attitudes. Although the field has always recognized that people’s attitudes could be assessed in different ways, from direct self-reports to disguised observations of behavior, the past decade has shown…

    Paperback – 2015-05-07
    Psychology Press

  • 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

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