People and Products
By examining the interface between consumer behaviour and new product development, Consumer Behaviour and Product Design demonstrates the ways in which consumers contribute to product design, enhance product utility, and determine brand identity. With increased connectedness and advances in...
To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge
This collection examines a key new development in the contemporary marketing landscape, the relationship between the informal exchange of information and advice among consumers – known as word of mouth (WOM) – and emerging social media. Whereas WOM has been around since as long as people have...
Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge
Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2013 Are we influenced by ads even when we fast-forward them? Do brands extend our personalities? Why do we spend more when we pay with a credit card? Psychological Foundations of Marketing considers the impact of psychology on marketing practice and research,...
Published October 24th 2012 by Routledge
A Manager's Guide to Understanding and Combatting Rumors
Series: Routledge Communication Series
This book offers a thorough examination of rumors and proposes strategies for organizations to use in combatting rumors that occur both internally and externally. Author Allan J. Kimmel explores the rumor phenomenon and distinguishes it as a distinct form of communication. He looks at psychological...
Published October 1st 2003 by Routledge