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Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology (30-volume set) brings together an eclectic mix of titles from a wealth of authors with diverse backgrounds, seeking to understand human behaviour and interaction from a socio-psychological perspective. The series of previously out-of-print titles, originally published between 1908 and 1993, includes those from some authors considered to be founders of social psychology and traces the development of the subject from its early foundations.

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  1. Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    By Various

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology (30-volume set) brings together an eclectic mix of titles from a wealth of authors with diverse backgrounds, seeking to understand human behaviour and interaction from a socio-psychological perspective. The series of previously out-of-print titles,...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Perspectives on Social Psychology

    Edited by Clyde Hendrick

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1977, this volume was intended to provide a relatively elementary and clear overview of some of the more important approaches to social psychology at the time. There are a number of perspectives on this discipline, but here, instead of traditional theoretical approaches (e.g...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Interaction and its Management

    By Judy Gahagan

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1984, this book is concerned with our everyday behaviour with other people. It examines the nature of social interaction and the resources utilized in our engagement with others, and the ways in which these processes may be controlled and resources improved. Two themes are...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Coping with Threatened Identities

    By Glynis M. Breakwell

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    People cope with threats to their identities in many different ways. Until the original publication of this title in 1986, there had been no theoretical framework within which to analyse their strategies for doing this, or to examine the nature and impact of the threatening experiences themselves....

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Relations and Representations

    An introduction to the philosophy of social psychological science

    By John D. Greenwood

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    What is the nature of social psychological science? What does a realist approach to human behaviour offer? Originally published in 1991, this lucid introduction to the philosophy of social psychological science takes a new and original approach to the subject. The author repudiates traditional...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Applying Social Psychology

    Implications for Research, Practice, and Training

    Edited by Morton Deutsch, Harvey A. Hornstein

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1975, these contributions surveyed the range of social intervention technology available to psychologists at the time, but they are more than a simple cataloguing of technology. The stress is on articulating certain metatheoretical assumptions that underlie different...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Social Psychology of the Child with Epilepsy

    By Christopher Bagley

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    When this title was first published in 1971, there were about 300, 000 people with epilepsy in England and Wales. Nearly one-third of them were children. This book is an integrated review of how epileptic children behaved, and of how they were regarded by parents, teachers and peers at the time....

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Property

    A Study in Social Psychology

    By Ernest Beaglehole

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    First published in 1931, this book represents an attempt to study the psychological basis of the institution of property. There had been many psychological and social studies of marriage and religion prior to publication of this title but none which considered the problems which arise when the...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. A Social Psychology of Prejudice

    By Douglas W. Bethlehem

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Prejudice is a topic of major interest to psychologists and sociologists, but had rarely been given the broad treatment its importance demanded. Originally published in 1985, this title first introduces the term, showing how it is related to other terms commonly used in psychology and the social...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Deconstructing Social Psychology

    Edited by Ian Parker, John Shotter

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Since the early 1970s, social psychology has been in crisis. At the time Reconstructing Social Psychology (Armistead) provided a critical review of theories and assumptions in the discipline. Originally published in 1990, this title not only updates that review but illustrates the ways in...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Perspectives on Social Psychology
    Edited by Clyde Hendrick
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  2. Social Interaction and its Management
    By Judy Gahagan
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  3. Coping with Threatened Identities
    By Glynis M. Breakwell
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  4. Relations and Representations: An introduction to the philosophy of social psychological science
    By John D. Greenwood
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  5. The Social Psychology of the Child with Epilepsy
    By Christopher Bagley
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  6. Property: A Study in Social Psychology
    By Ernest Beaglehole
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  7. A Social Psychology of Prejudice
    By Douglas W. Bethlehem
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  8. Deconstructing Social Psychology
    Edited by Ian Parker, John Shotter
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  9. Applied Social Psychology and Organizational Settings
    Edited by John S. Carroll
    To Be Published July 1st 2015
  10. Human Behaviour: Towards a practical understanding
    By Jill Ford
    To Be Published July 1st 2015

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