Promoting the Welfare of Communities, States and Organizations
Why do so many people volunteer to help others in need in society today? What makes people give up the convenience of driving their car to benefit a better environment? And why are citizens, in general, quite prepared to pay taxes to ensure adequate health care, and support for the elderly and...
To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge
Procedural Justice, Social Identity, and Behavioral Engagement
Series: Essays in Social Psychology
This important new book explores the psychological motives that shape the extent and nature of people's cooperative behavior in the groups, organizations and societies to which they belong. Individuals may choose to expend a great deal of effort on promoting the goals and functioning of the group,...
To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press
For too long, organizational scientists have not adequately attended to the problems of unethical behavior in organizations. This collection of essays provides the stimulus needed to help move the study of unethical behavior to center stage in the organizational sciences. It does so by posing...
Published July 17th 2014 by Psychology Press
Series: Applied Social Research Series
Leading theoreticians and researchers present current thinking about the role played by group memberships in people's sense of who they are and what they are worth. The chapters build on the assumption, developed out of social identity theory, that people create a social self that both defines them...
Published December 1st 1998 by Psychology Press