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International Series in Social Psychology

Series Editor: Peter Robinson

This series provides a showcase of original contributions of the highest quality as well as thorough reviews of existing theories suitable for advanced students and researchers.

Many will be useful as course texts for higher level study; applied topics are well represented and social psychology is defined broadly to include other psychological areas like social development, or the social psychology of abnormal behaviour.

A reflection of contemporary social psychology, the series is a rich source of information for dissertations, new research projects and seminars.

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  1. Assertion and its Social Context

    By Cynthia Gallois, Keithia Wilson

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    Social rules theory is used to explore differences in the meaning and construction of assertion, extending both the way we think about assertive communication, its relation to effective interpersonal communication and methods of assertiveness training....

    Published August 26th 1993 by Psychology Press

  2. Children's Social Competence in Context

    The Contributions of Family, School and Culture

    By Barry H. Schneider

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    Barry Schneider explains the dynamics by which home, school, and culture may come to influence the emergence of the child's social competence. The theoretical foundations and scope of relevant research are depicted and criticized in a constructive way....

    Published December 18th 1992 by Garland Science

  3. Social Dilemmas

    Theoretical Issues and Research Findings

    Edited by Wim Liebrand, David Messick, Henk Wilke

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    This book describes the advances and insights made by social scientists from around the world into the understanding and resolution of social dilemmas. Each chapter discusses its own research findings against the background of a more comprehensive view of social dilemnas....

    Published November 23rd 1992 by Garland Science

  4. Genius and Eminence

    Edited by Robert S. Albert

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    A fascinating introduction to the research into, and theories, of exceptional achievement. Topics covered include the arguments around personal dynamics and biological processes, the IQ issue, and how family and learning experiences are related to achievement....

    Published August 20th 1992 by Psychology Press

  5. Emotion and Social Judgements

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    The role of emotions in interpersonal judgements about health and illness and in social decisions receive particular attention in this book. The book is organised in three sections: conceptual approaches to the connection between emotion, mood and judgements; extension of the basic theory behind...

    Published May 30th 1991 by Garland Science

Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Dilemmas: Theoretical Issues and Research Findings
    Edited by Wim Liebrand, David Messick, Henk Wilke
    To Be Published January 4th 2015

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