Society and the Individual
Sociological Social Psychology
To Be Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge – 576 pages
This innovative text highlights the connections between theoretical orientation, research question/topic, and methodology. Three theoretical "faces" of sociological social psychology (Symbolic Interactionism, Social Structure and Personality, and Group Structure and Processes) are covered including their contrast to psychological social psychology. A wide spectrum of applications chapters makes the text interesting and practical for students. A rich and innovative web site offers a range of exercises and activities from which instructors can select – all tied to films, video clips, research articles, and contemporary readings from everyday life.
1. The Social Psychologies 2. Research Methods 3. Psychological Social Psychology 4. Symbolic Interactionism 5. Social Structure and Personality 6. Group Structure and Processes 7.Socialization 8. Self and Identity 9. Emotion in Social Life 10. Deviance and Social Control 11. Mental Health 12. Addictive Behavior 13. Prejudice and Discrimination 14. Conformity and Resistance 15. Social Psychology in a Cross-Cultural Perspective