Explorations in Social Psychology

  • Joint Action

    Essays in honour of John Shotter

    Edited by Tim Corcoran, John Cromby

    Joint Action: Essays in honour of John Shotter brings together a cross-disciplinary group of fifteen respected international scholars to explain the relevance of John Shotter’s work to emerging concerns in twenty-first century social science. Shotter’s work extends over forty years and continues…

    Hardback – 2016-05-31 
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  • Personhood and Social Robotics

    A psychological consideration

    By Raya A Jones

    An exponentially growing industry, human robot interaction (HRI) research has drawn predominantly upon psychologists’ descriptions of mechanisms of face-to-face dyadic interactions. This book considers how social robotics is beginning unwittingly to confront an impasse that has been a perennial…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24
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  • Discursive Psychology

    Classic and contemporary issues

    Edited by Cristian Tileagă, Elizabeth Stokoe

    Discursive Psychology is the first collection to systematically and critically appraise the influence and development of its foundational studies, exploring central concepts in social psychology such as attitudes, gender, cognition, memory, prejudice, and ideology. The book explores how discursive…

    Hardback – 2015-08-28
    Explorations in Social Psychology

  • The Nature of Prejudice

    Society, discrimination and moral exclusion

    By Cristian Tileagă

    This book offers a critical synthesis of social psychology’s contribution to the study of contemporary racism, and proposes a critical reframing of our understanding of prejudice in European society today. Chapters place a special emphasis on the diversity and intensity of prejudices against Romani…

    Hardback – 2015-06-23
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  • Psychological War Trauma and Society

    Like a hidden wound

    By Irit Keynan

    This book explores the psychological trauma affecting soldiers and civilians who have encountered the violence of war or terrorism, arguing that the enigmas surrounding war trauma are rooted in culture, collective memory and social norms. Focusing primarily on a large-scale sociological study in…

    Hardback – 2015-04-15
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  • Terrorism, Trauma and Psychology

    A multilevel victim perspective of the Bali bombings

    By Gwen Brookes, Julie Ann Pooley, Jaya Earnest

    This book provides a comprehensive insight into the multilayered effects experienced by directly affected victims and their indirectly affected family members following terrorist incidents and other world disasters. Chapters draw primarily on interviews with fifty victims of the Bali bombings, but…

    Hardback – 2014-12-10
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  • Rhetoric, Ideology and Social Psychology

    Essays in honour of Michael Billig

    Edited by Charles Antaki, Susan Condor

    Professor Michael Billig is one of the most significant living figures in social psychology. His work spans thirty-five years, and has at times challenged conventional social scientific thinking on a range of key topics. Billig has influenced a wide range of fields including intergroup conflict,…

    Hardback – 2014-03-19
    Explorations in Social Psychology