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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 1,316 new and published books in the subject of Social Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Understanding Hate Crimes

    Acts, Motives, Offenders, Victims, and Justice

    By Carolyn Turpin-Petrosino

    Hate crimes and lesser acts of bigotry and intolerance seen to be constants in today’s world. Since 1990, the federal government has published annual reports on hate crime incidents in the United States. While the reported numbers are disturbing, even more devastating is the impact of these crimes...

    Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners

    By Jason Davies

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    Forensic practitioners work in a diverse range of settings, with a wide variety of groups and with a large number of agencies. Their work, whilst rewarding, is challenging, demanding and often undertaken in highly stressful situations. Ensuring that the workforce is trained and supported is...

    Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies

    Psychoanalytic, social, cultural and aesthetic perspectives

    Edited by Ekaterina Sukhanova, Hans-Otto Thomashoff

    Popular interest in body image issues has grown dramatically in recent years, due to an emphasis on individual responsibility and self-determination in contemporary society as well as the seemingly limitless capacities of modern medicine; however body image as a separate field of academic inquiry...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Educational Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Cline, Anthea Gulliford, Susan Birch

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Educational Psychology, Second Edition offers a comprehensive overview of how key advances in social, developmental and cognitive psychology impact upon the role of educational psychologists working today. Written by leading researchers, the book also explores controversies and dilemmas in both...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Personality (Psychology Revivals)

    Measurement and Theory

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1983 and written in the tradition of the British School of Psychology, Spearman, Burt, Eysenck, Cattell, this book from a well-known author was exceptional at the time in its attempt to wed quantification and psychological theory in the study of personality. The student is...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Face Recognition

    The Effects of Race, Gender, Age and Species

    Edited by James Tanaka

    Although most people are good at face recognition, we are particularly good at recognizing the faces of individuals who share our race, gender, age and species. What factors might account for this type of bias in face recognition? This collection considers the issue of how our identity influences...

    Published March 18th 2015 by Routledge

  7. European Review of Social Psychology: Volume 25

    Edited by Miles Hewstone, Wolfgang Stroebe

    Series: Special Issues of the European Review of Social Psychology

    The European Review of Social Psychology (ERSP) is an international open-submission review journal, published under the auspices of the European Association of Social Psychology. It provides an outlet for substantial, theory-based reviews of empirical work addressing the full range of topics...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Adolescent Mental Health

    Connections to the Community

    Edited by Areej Hassan

    Mental illnesses are often difficult to treat. They do not just affect individuals, they are rooted within communities and affect many other aspects of individuals’ social and physical lives as well. This book examines mental health specifically in adolescents, exploring how mental illnesses...

    Published March 12th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  9. Social Perception from Individuals to Groups

    Edited by Steven J. Stroessner, Jeffrey W. Sherman

    This volume focuses on social perception, the processing of information about people. This issue has always been central to social psychology, but this book brings together literatures that in large part have been separated by the nature of the social target that is involved. Historically, research...

    Published March 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Difference, Dialogue, and Development

    A Bakhtinian World

    By Lakshmi Bandlamudi

    Published February 28th 2015 by Psychology Press