To Be Published October 1st 2013 by Psychology Press
Social psychology is both fascinating and thrilling – and the principal aim of this textbook is to convey this to students, by reviewing classic and contemporary social psychology research that is both compelling and rigorous.
1. Introduction. 2. Research Methods in Social Psychology. 3. Person Perception and Social Inference. 4. The Self. 5. Evaluation and Attitudes. 6. Persuasion and Attitude Change. 7. Social Influence: Compliance, Conformity, and Obedience. 8. Group Processes. 9. Attraction. 10. Intimate Relationships. 11. Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination. 12. Prosocial Behavior and Altruism. 13. Aggression and Violence. 14. Social Psychology of Genocide, Terrorism -- and Heroism.