Psychology: Featured Titles

7Featured Titles

  • Majority and Minority Influence: Societal Meaning and Cognitive Elaboration book cover

    Majority and Minority Influence

    Societal Meaning and Cognitive Elaboration

    Edited by Stamos Papastamou, Antonis Gardikiotis, Gerasimos Prodromitis

    Majority and minority influence research examines how groups influence the attitudes, thoughts and behaviours of individuals, groups and society as a whole. This volume collects recent work by an international group of scholars, representing a variety of different theoretical approaches to majority…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Neglected Perspectives on Science and Religion: Historical and Contemporary Relations book cover

    Neglected Perspectives on Science and Religion

    Historical and Contemporary Relations

    By Wayne Viney, William Douglas Woody

    Neglected Perspectives on Science and Religion explores historical and contemporary relations between science and religion, providing new perspectives on familiar topics such as evolution and the Galileo affair. The book also explores common differences in science and religion with respect to their…

    Paperback – 2017-04-14
    Routledge

  • Performance Psychology: Theory and Practice book cover

    Performance Psychology

    Theory and Practice

    By Stewart Cotterill

    Anyone who has ever competed in a sport, taken an exam, or appeared on stage understands the importance of performing at the right time. Those who excel in these conditions often develop ways to cope with the stress involved, but what cognitive and emotional strategies allow some people to thrive…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

  • Vygotsky and Marx: Toward a Marxist Psychology book cover

    Vygotsky and Marx

    Toward a Marxist Psychology

    Edited by Carl Ratner, Daniele Nunes Henrique Silva

    This important book fills two interrelated gaps in the field of psychology, first by developing a Marxist orientation to psychology and second by explaining how psychological pioneer Lev Vygotsky contributed greatly to this trend. Through outlining core principles in Marxist psychology, the book…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Job Interviews book cover

    The Psychology of Job Interviews

    By Nicolas Roulin

    Most people, at some point in their lives, experience the stress of being interviewed for a job they want. Many also face the challenge of interviewing other people. But what does the science tell us about this unique social situation? What biases are involved, and how can we become aware of them?…

    Paperback – 2017-04-06
    Routledge

  • Autonomous Learning in the Workplace book cover

    Autonomous Learning in the Workplace

    Edited by Jill E. Ellingson, Raymond A. Noe

    Traditionally, organizations and researchers have focused on learning that occurs through formal training and development programs. However, the realities of today’s workplace suggest that it is difficult, if not impossible, for organizations to rely mainly on formal programs for developing human…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series

  • Mentoring Diverse Leaders: Creating Change for People, Processes, and Paradigms book cover

    Mentoring Diverse Leaders

    Creating Change for People, Processes, and Paradigms

    Edited by Audrey J. Murrell, Stacy Blake-Beard

    Mentoring Diverse Leaders provides up-to-date research on the impact of mentoring relationships in organizations, particularly as they relate to cultivating diverse leadership. Contributions from experts in the fields of psychology, business, law, non-profit management, and engineering draw…

    Paperback – 2017-03-22
    Routledge