Current Issues in Social Psychology

Series Editor: Arjan Bos

Current Issues in Social Psychology is a series of edited books that reflect the state-of-the-art of current and emerging topics of interest in basic and applied social psychology.

Each volume is tightly focused on a particular topic and consists of seven to ten chapters contributed by international experts. The editors of individual volumes are leading figures in their areas and provide an introductory overview.

Example topics include: self-esteem, evolutionary social psychology, minority groups, social neuroscience, cyberbullying and social stigma.

  • Cyberbullying

    From Theory to Intervention

    Edited by Trijntje Völlink, Francine Dehue, Conor Mc Guckin

    The study of cyberbullying has exploded since its first appearance in a peer-reviewed journal article in 2005. Cyberbullying: From theory to intervention aims to make clear and practical sense of this proliferation of coverage by defining the problem of cyberbullying and examining its unique…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12 
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Power and Identity

    Edited by Denis Sindic, Manuela Barreto, Rui Costa-Lopes

    The concepts of power and identity are vital to many areas of social research. In this edited collection, a prominent set of contributors explore the double relationship between power and group identity, focusing on two complementary lines of enquiry: In what ways can the powerful dictate the…

    Paperback – 2014-12-12
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Social Conflict within and between Groups

    Edited by Carsten K. W. De Dreu

    Intergroup competition and conflict create pervasive problems in human society, giving rise to such phenomena as prejudice, terrorism, ethnic cleansing, and interstate war. Citizens, policy makers, social workers, schoolteachers, and politicians wrestle with these problems, and with difficult…

    Paperback – 2014-05-13
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology

  • Self-Esteem

    Edited by Virgil Zeigler-Hill

    In this edited collection a distinguished set of contributors present a broad overview of psychological research on self-esteem. Each chapter is written by leading experts in the field, and surveys current research on a particular issue concerning self-esteem. Together, the chapters provide a…

    Paperback – 2013-03-07
    Psychology Press
    Current Issues in Social Psychology