Social Psychology Products

  • Children's Understanding of Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martyn Barrett, Eithne Buchanan-Barrow

    A state-of-the-art review of the research in this area, this collection covers children's understanding of family, school, economics, race, politics and gender roles. Recent changes and trends in research are summarised. This is explained in terms of a progression from the Piagetian stages model of…

    Hardback – 2004-12-10
    Psychology Press
    Studies in Developmental Psychology

  • Attitudes and Opinions

    3rd Edition

    By Stuart Oskamp, P. Wesley Schultz

    Notable advances resulting from new research findings, measurement approaches, widespread uses of the Internet, and increasingly sophisticated approaches to sampling and polling, have stimulated a new generation of attitude scholars. This extensively revised edition captures this excitement, while…

    Hardback – 2004-12-06
    Psychology Press

  • William James and The Varieties of Religious Experience

    A Centenary Celebration, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeremy Carrette

    William James's The Varieties of Religious Experience was an intellectual landmark, paving the way for current study of psychology, philosophy and religious studies. In this new companion to the Varieties, key international experts provide contemporary responses to James's book, exploring its…

    Hardback – 2004-11-11

  • Figurative Language Comprehension

    Social and Cultural Influences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Herbert L. Colston, Albert N. Katz

    Figurative language, such as verbal irony, metaphor, hyperbole, idioms, and other forms is an increasingly important subfield within the empirical study of language comprehension and use. Figurative Language Comprehension: Social and Cultural Influences is an edited scholarly book that ties…

    Hardback – 2004-10-26

  • The Justice Motive in Adolescence and Young Adulthood

    Origins and Consequences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudia Dalbert, Hedvig Sallay

    This book provides a unique overview of the development of justice-related beliefs in different socialization contexts, and also of the role this plays in protecting mental health and promoting career development for adolescents and young adults. A range of European contributors bridge the…

    Hardback – 2004-07-29
    Routledge Research International Series in Social Psychology

  • Changing Conceptions of Psychological Life

    1st Edition

    Edited by Cynthia Lightfoot, Michael Chandler, Chris Lalonde

    Changing Conceptions of Psychological Life is an interdisciplinary look at personal constructions of self. This book is a product of the 30th Annual Meeting of the Jean Piaget Society. The contributing authors constitute the original cast invited to speak on the theme of how individuals come to…

    Hardback – 2004-07-01
    Psychology Press
    Jean Piaget Symposia Series

  • The Psychology of Closed Mindedness

    1st Edition

    By Arie W. Kruglanski

    The fundamental phenomenon of human closed-mindedness is treated in this volume. Prior psychological treatments of closed-mindedness have typically approached it from a psychodynamic perspective and have viewed it in terms of individual pathology. By contrast, the present approach stresses the…

    Hardback – 2004-06-28
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • Moral Development, Self, and Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel K. Lapsley, Darcia Narv ez

    This volume examines the psychological, social-relational, and cultural foundations of the most basic moral commitments. It begins by looking at the seminal writings of Augusto Blasi, whose writings on moral cognition, the development of self-identity, and moral personality have transformed the…

    Hardback – 2004-03-08
    Psychology Press

  • Motivational Analyses of Social Behavior

    Building on Jack Brehm's Contributions to Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rex A. Wright, Jeff Greenberg, Sharon S. Brehm

    This book honors Jack W. Brehm's contributions to psychology, all of which revolve around a central theme of motivation and social behavior. It begins with two personal chapters and then presents a collection of cutting-edge, substantive chapters authored by researchers whose work Brehm has…

    Hardback – 2004-02-23
    Psychology Press

  • The Development of the Social Self

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Bennett, Fabio Sani

    Drawing upon the perspective of social identity theory, The Development of the Social Self is concerned with the acquisition and development of children's social identities. In contrast to previous work on self-development, which has focused primarily on the development of the personal self, this…

    Hardback – 2003-12-04
    Psychology Press

  • Managing Uncertainty in Organizational Communication

    1st Edition

    By Michael W. Kramer

    In this book, Michael W. Kramer applies uncertainty reduction theory (URT)--a key theory in current communication scholarship--to the context of organizational communication. Examining URT and the range of research applicable to organizational settings, Kramer proposes a groundbreaking theory of…

    Hardback – 2003-12-01
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Cultivating Minds

    Identity as Meaning-Making Practice, 1st Edition

    By Urs Fuhrer

    Cultivating Minds is a ground-breaking unification of the ideas of Simmel and contemporary perspectives in cultural psychology. The theoretical framework proposed is based on an integration of core philosophical, sociological, and psychological ideas from the intellectual traditions of pragmatism,…

    Hardback – 2003-11-20

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