Political Psychology Products

  • Good Media, Bad Media

    The Benefits and Consequences of a Negative, Emotional, and Biased News Media

    By Michael W. Wagner, Mike Gruszczynski

    The overwhelming negativity with which the American public views the news media is largely misplaced. Indeed, negative, emotional, and even biased political news coverage has some benefits for the American people—influencing their ability to perceive a clear choice between the two major parties,…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Controversies in Electoral Democracy and Representation

  • A Crisis of Civility?

    Political Discourse and its Discontents

    Edited by Robert G. Boatright, Timothy J. Shaffer, Sarah Sobieraj, Dannagal Goldthwaite Young

    Political discourse in the United States is particularly toxic at this moment in history. This phenomenon is not restricted to elites: In fact, it infused and inflamed the general populace during the 2016 elections. Reasoned public discourse has suffered at the hands of rising polarization and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Policy Change under New Democratic Capitalism

    Edited by Hideko Magara

    Democratic capitalism in developed countries has been facing an unprecedented crisis since 2008. Its political manageability is declining sharply. Both democracy and capitalism now involve crucial risks that are significantly more serious than those observed in earlier periods. The notion of policy…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11 
    Routledge

  • A Profile of the American Electorate

    Partisan Behavior and the Need for Reform

    By Matthew L. Bergbower

    A Profile of the American Electorate takes an extensive look at the political foundations and behaviors of citizens, yesterday and today. Presenting decades of data on voter choice, voter turnout, and public opinion in a way that is clear and accessible for students of political science, the book…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07 
    Routledge

  • Children, Securitization, War and Peace

    Perspectives from the West

    By Kathrin Horschelmann

    It is not just in ‘failed states’ and dictatorships that children become a key target for military recruitment and the politics of national security. The ‘securitisation’ in western societies today relies equally strongly on the multi-faceted enrolment of children in national and international…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Spaces of Childhood and Youth Series

  • The Handbook of Attitudes, Volume 1: Basic Principles

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Dolores Albarracin, Blair T. Johnson

    Attitudes are evaluations of people, places, things, and ideas. They help us to navigate through a complex world. They provide guidance for decisions about which products to buy, how to travel to work, or where to go on vacation. They color our perceptions of others. Carefully crafted interventions…

    Paperback – 2018-08-21 
    Routledge

  • Local Political Participation in Japan

    A Case Study of Oita

    By Dani Daigle Kida

    How Do Japanese Citizens Participate Politically? Most Japanese citizens, perhaps with a bit of a chuckle, would answer that ‘average’ Japanese do not participate in politics. While political attitudes in other countries have fluctuated corresponding to social, political, and economic climates of…

    Hardback – 2018-08-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Asia-Pacific Region

  • Psychological Governance and Public Policy

    Governing the mind, brain and behaviour

    Edited by Jessica Pykett, Rhys Jones, Mark Whitehead

    There have been significant developments in the state of psychological, neuroscientific and behavioural scientific knowledge relating to the human mind, brain, action and decision-making over the past two decades. These developments have influenced public policy making and popular culture in the UK…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Place, Space and Politics

  • The Making of Psychohistory

    Origins, Controversies, and Pioneering Contributors

    By Paul H Elovitz

    The Making of Psychohistory is the first volume dedicated to the history of psychohistory, an amalgam of psychology, history, and related social sciences. Dr. Paul Elovitz, a participant since the early days of the organized field, recounts the origins and development of this interdisciplinary area…

    Paperback – 2018-04-23
    Routledge

  • Human Flourishing, Liberal Theory, and the Arts

    A Liberalism of Flourishing

    By Menachem Mautner

    This book claims that in addition to autonomy, liberal tradition recognizes human flourishing as an ideal of the good life. There are two versions of the liberalism of flourishing: for one the good life consists in the ability of an individual to develop her intellectual and moral capabilities, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • The Feeling, Thinking Citizen

    Essays in Honor of Milton Lodge

    Edited by Howard Lavine, Charles S. Taber

    This book is an appreciation of the long and illustrious career of Milton Lodge. Having begun his academic life as a Kremlinologist in the 1960s, Milton Lodge radically shifted gears to become one of the most influential scholars of the past half century working at the intersection of psychology…

    Paperback – 2018-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

  • The Information Game in Democracy

    By Dipankar Sinha

    This book examines democracy and governance from the unconventional and largely under researched vantage point of information. It looks at the exclusionary informational dynamics in democracy and analyses the role of information capitalism, new technology, virtual networks, cyberspace and media.…

    Hardback – 2018-02-20
    Routledge India

6Series in Political Psychology

Product Search