Political Psychology Products

  • Star Power

    American Democracy in the Age of the Celebrity Candidate, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Wright

    Are celebrity politics the spice of American public life or a pox on policy progress? This book identifies and measures the attributes of celebrities that make them well-equipped to win campaigns and yet poorly prepared to govern effectively. The framers of the US Constitution worried about the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-06 
    Routledge
    Media and Power

  • Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sergei A. Samoilenko, Martijn Icks, Jennifer Keohane, Eric B. Shiraev

    In modern politics as well as in historical times, character attacks abound. Words and images, like symbolic and psychological weapons, have sullied or destroyed numerous reputations. People mobilize significant material and psychological resources to defend themselves against such attacks. How…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Sonic Politics

    Music and Social Movements in the Americas, 1st Edition

    Edited by Olaf Kaltmeier, Wilfried Raussert

    This volume analyses the narration of the social through music and the seismographic function of music to detect social problems and envision alternatives. Beyond state-driven attempts to link musical production to the official narrative of the nation, mass musical movements emerged during the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-19 
    Routledge
    InterAmerican Research: Contact, Communication, Conflict

  • Populism and Passions

    Democratic Legitimacy after Austerity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Cossarini, Fernando Vallespín

    There is a consensus that right, and left-wing populism is on the rise on both sides of the Atlantic, from Donald Trump in the United States, to Spain’s leftist Podemos. These may utilize different kinds of populist mobilizations but the fact remains that elite and mass opinion is fuelling a…

    Paperback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Democratic Theory

  • Rebel Recruitment and Information Problems

    1st Edition

    By Kazuhiro Obayashi

    How do rebel groups decide how to recruit members? To answer this question, Obayashi classifies recruitment techniques of rebel groups into two types, coercion and inducement, and develops a theory of rebel recruitment that simultaneously addresses agency problems inside rebel groups and the…

    Paperback – 2019-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Institutions, Partisanship and Credibility in Global Financial Markets

    1st Edition

    By Hye Jee Cho

    Increasingly integrated global financial markets have been shaken by a series of severe shocks in recent decades, from Mexico’s Tequila crisis to the upheavals in the Eurozone. These crises have demonstrated that signs of uncertain local economic and political conditions can result in market…

    Paperback – 2019-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Discourse and Affect in Foreign Policy

    Germany and the Iraq War, 1st Edition

    By Jakub Eberle

    Foreign and security policy have long been removed from the political pressures that influence other areas of policymaking. This has led to a tendency to separate the analytical levels of the individual and the collective. Using Lacanian theory, which views the subject as ontologically incomplete…

    Hardback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge
    New International Relations

  • Young People's Visions and Worries for the Future of Europe

    Findings from the Europe 2038 Project, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dagmar Strohmeier, Harriet R. Tenenbaum

    In a period in which the future of the European Union is subject to increased scrutiny, it is more vital than ever that the thoughts and views of younger generations are considered. Young People’s Visions and Worries for the Future of Europe: Findings from the Europe 2038 Project seeks to do…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge

  • Evolution, Politics and Charisma

    Why do Populists Win?, 1st Edition

    By Elesa Zehndorfer

    Evolution, Politics and Charisma: Why do Populists Win? shines compelling new light on the way in which the systematic targeting and manipulation of human physiology remain a cornerstone of all populist political campaigns. Readers wishing to make sense of the populist juggernauts of Trump and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Rape of the Masses (1940)

    The Psychology of Totalitarian Political Propaganda, 1st Edition

    By Serge Chakotin

    First published in French in 1939, and later in English in 1940, this work by the author, analyses and strongly critiques the effect of Nazi propaganda on the psychology of the masses. By bringing together the political and the psychological, the author refers to the use of propaganda in order to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Crisis of Civility?

    Political Discourse and Its Discontents, 1st Edition

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

    The state of political discourse in the United States today has been a subject of concern for many Americans. Political incivility is not merely a problem for political elites; political conversations between American citizens have also become more difficult and tense. The 2016 presidential…

    Paperback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge

  • Trusting Nudges

    Toward A Bill of Rights for Nudging, 1st Edition

    By Cass R. Sunstein, Lucia A. Reisch

    Many "nudges" aim to make life simpler, safer, or easier for people to navigate, but what do members of the public really think about these policies? Drawing on surveys from numerous nations around the world, Sunstein and Reisch explore whether citizens approve of nudge policies. Their most…

    Hardback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Behavioural Economics and Finance

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