Social Psychology Products

  • Social Connectionism

    A Reader and Handbook for Simulations, 1st Edition

    By Frank Van Overwalle

    Many of our thoughts and decisions occur without us being conscious of them taking place; connectionism attempts to reveal the internal hidden dynamics that drive the thoughts and actions of both individuals and groups. Connectionist modeling is a radically innovative approach to theorising in…

    Hardback – 2007-04-26
    Psychology Press

  • Evolution and the Social Mind

    Evolutionary Psychology and Social Cognition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Martie G. Haselton, William von Hippel

    This book seeks to combine the study of human social cognition - the way we think, decide, plan and analyze social situations - with an evolutionary framework that considers these activities in light of evolutionary adaptations for solving problems of survival faced by our ancestors over…

    Hardback – 2007-03-15
    Psychology Press
    Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

  • Communication and Social Cognition

    Theories and Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Roskos-Ewoldsen, Jennifer L. Monahan

    Communication and Social Cognition represents the explosion of work in the field of social cognition over the past 25 years. Expanding the contribution made by Social Cognition and Communication, published in 1982, this scholarly collection updates the study of communication from a social cognitive…

    Hardback – 2007-03-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Social Communication

    1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Fiedler

    This volume is devoted to the fascinating topic of social communication - fascinating because communication is ubiquitous, in that one cannot not communicate. And yet, the art of effective communication can be extremely demanding and elusive, because a tricky trade-off problem has to be solved. For…

    Hardback – 2007-01-15
    Psychology Press
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Multiple Social Categorization

    Processes, Models and Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard J. Crisp, Miles Hewstone

    'Ethnic cleansing', 'institutional racism', and 'social exclusion' are just some of the terms used to describe one of the most pressing social issues facing today’s societies: prejudice and intergroup discrimination. Invariably, these pervasive social problems can be traced back to differences in…

    Hardback – 2006-10-12
    Psychology Press

  • A General Theory of Emotions and Social Life

    1st Edition

    By Warren D. TenHouten

    Founded upon the psychoevolutionary theories of Darwin, Plutchik and Izard, a general socioevolutionary theory of the emotions - affect-spectrum theory - classifies a wide spectrum of the emotions and analyzes them on the sociological, psychological and neurobiological levels. This neurocognitive…

    Hardback – 2006-09-28
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Social Psychology and Economics

    1st Edition

    Edited by David De Cremer, Marcel Zeelenberg, J. Keith Murnighan

    This book combines chapters written by leading social psychologists and economists, illuminating the developing trends in explaining and understanding economic behavior in a social world. It provides insights from both fields, communicated by eloquent scholars, and demonstrates through recent…

    Paperback – 2006-06-21
    Psychology Press
    The Society for Judgment and Decision Making Series

  • Biological and Cultural Bases of Human Inference

    1st Edition

    Edited by Riccardo Viale, Daniel Andler, Lawrence A. Hirschfeld

    Biological and Cultural Bases of Human Inference addresses the interface between social science and cognitive science. In this volume, Viale and colleagues explore which human social cognitive powers evolve naturally and which are influenced by culture. Updating the debate between innatism and…

    Hardback – 2006-06-13
    Psychology Press

  • Leadership and Liberation

    A Psychological Approach, 1st Edition

    By Seán Ruth

    How do leaders influence the people around them? Is leadership about having particular personality traits or is it about what leaders actually do and the types of relationships they build? This ground-breaking book looks at how to be an effective leader. It presents a model of leadership that…

    Hardback – 2006-02-16

  • Standards and Expectancies

    Contrast and Assimilation in Judgments of Self and Others, 1st Edition

    By Monica Biernat

    This book examines how standards and expectancies affect judgments of others and the self. Standards are points of comparison, expectancies are beliefs about the future, and both serve as frames of reference against which current events and people (including the self) are experienced. The central…

    Hardback – 2005-09-19
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • The Psychology of Counterfactual Thinking

    1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Mandel, Denis J. Hilton, Patrizia Catellani

    This book provides a critical overview of significant developments in research and theory on counterfactual thinking that have emerged in recent years and spotlights exciting new directions for future research in this area. Key issues considered include the relations between counterfactual and…

    Hardback – 2005-07-28
    Routledge Research International Series in Social Psychology

  • The Cognitive Neuroscience of Social Behaviour

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander Easton, Nathan Emery

    The potential for cognitive neuroscience to shed light on social behaviour is increasingly being acknowledged and is set to become an important new approach in the field of psychology. Standing at the vanguard of this development, The Cognitive Neuroscience of Social Behaviour provides a…

    Hardback – 2005-05-19
    Psychology Press

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