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  1. The Practice of Social influence in Multiple Cultures

    Edited by Wilhelmina Wosinska, Robert B. Cialdini, Daniel W. Barrett, Janusz Reykowski

    Series: Applied Social Research Series

    This book provides a diverse collection of studies reporting the effects of social influence processes in multiple cultures at both the universal and culture-specific levels. The book is characterized by three distinct features. First, the social influence process is considered as a ubiquitous and...

    Published September 10th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Groups at Work

    Theory and Research

    Edited by Marlene E. Turner

    Series: Applied Social Research Series

    This book has two purposes. First, it is fundamentally about groups at work, both as they attempt to accomplish their goals and as they operate in organizational settings. Second, it draws together group researchers from social psychological and organizational studies. Each chapter focuses on a...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  3. Attitudes, Behavior, and Social Context

    The Role of Norms and Group Membership

    Edited by Deborah J. Terry, Michael A. Hogg

    Series: Applied Social Research Series

    The reasons why people do not always act in accord with their attitudes has been the focus of much social psychological research, as have the factors that account for why people change their attitudes and are persuaded by such influences as the media. There is strong support for the view that...

    Published October 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  4. Impact Analysis

    How Research Can Enter Application and Make A Difference

    Edited by Laurie Larwood, Urs E. Gattiker

    Series: Applied Social Research Series

    Throughout the social sciences, the gap between research and application is a reminder that the goals of scholars and practitioners are not always one and the same. Still, the best scholarship is often acknowledged to be that which informs practice, and the best practice--whether defined in terms...

    Published July 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  5. Mentoring Dilemmas

    Developmental Relationships Within Multicultural Organizations

    Edited by Audrey J. Murrell, Faye J. Crosby, Robin J. Ely

    Series: Applied Social Research Series

    The world is continually changing. As organizations become more diverse, the need to recognize and develop talent within others becomes more critical and more complex. Herein lies the fundamental dilemma that parties to these important relationships face. Based on a recent gathering in Amherst, the...

    Published January 31st 1999 by Psychology Press

  6. The Psychology of the Social Self

    Edited by Tom R. Tyler, Roderick M. Kramer, Oliver P. John

    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 November 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  7. Intergroup Cognition and Intergroup Behavior

    Edited by Constantine Sedikides, John Schopler, Chester A. Insko, Chester Insko

    Series: Applied Social Research Series

    Social psychology has maintained a keen interest over the years in issues related to intergroup behavior, such as ingroup favoritism and discrimination. The field has also been preoccupied with ways to reduce prejudice and discrimination. Intergroup contact has been offered as the main mechanism...

    Published November 30th 1997 by Psychology Press

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