Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Social Psychology Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 1,343 new and published books in the subject of Social Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Social Psychology of Consumer Behavior

    Edited by Michaela Wänke

    The Social Psychology of Consumer Behavior brings together the most promising and theoretically fruitful research developments by internationally renowned scholars, whose work is at the cutting edge of research. Experts from both fields – social psychology and consumer behavior – provide an...

    Published May 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Intelligence and Human Abilities

    Structure, Origins and Applications

    By Colin Cooper

    Psychological research into human intelligence and abilities presents us with a number of difficult questions: Are human abilities explained by a single core intelligence or by multiple intelligences? How should abilities be assessed? With tests unlike the problems which people normally have...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Antisocial Behavior and Mental Health Problems

    Explanatory Factors in Childhood and Adolescence

    By Rolf Loeber, David P. Farrington, Magda Stouthamer-Loeber, Welmoet B. Van Kammen

    Epidemiological surveys have provided key information about the prevalence and degree of seriousness at different ages of a wide array of problem behaviors such as delinquency, substance use, early sexual involvement, and mental health disorders. Knowledge of the extent of these problems and...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Temperament and Personality Development Across the Life Span

    Edited by Victoria J. Molfese, Dennis L. Molfese, Robert R. McCrae

    This is the third book in a series of Across the Life Span volumes that has come from the Biennial Life Span Development Conferences. The authors--well known in their fields--present theoretical and research issues important for the understanding of temperament in infancy and childhood, as well as...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Race and Intelligence

    Separating Science From Myth

    Edited by Jefferson M. Fish

    In recent years, reported racial disparities in IQ scores have been the subject of raging debates in the behavioral and social sciences and education. What can be made of these test results in the context of current scientific knowledge about human evolution and cognition? Unfortunately, discussion...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Attitudes

    Insights from the New Implicit Measures

    Edited by Richard E. Petty, Russell H. Fazio

    This book tackles a subject that has captured the imagination of many researchers in the field: attitudes. Although the field has always recognized that people’s attitudes could be assessed in different ways, from direct self-reports to disguised observations of behavior, the past decade has shown...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Handbook on Peace Education

    Edited by Gavriel Salomon, Ed Cairns

    This handbook encompasses a range of disciplines that underlie the field of peace education and provides the rationales for the ways it is actually carried out . The discipline is a composite of contributions from a variety of disciplines ranging from social psychology to philosophy and from...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Applying Social Cognition to Consumer-Focused Strategy

    Edited by Frank R. Kardes, Paul M. Herr

    Applying Social Cognition to Consumer-Focused Strategy, a book in the Advertising and Consumer Psychology series sponsored by the Society for Consumer Psychology, focuses on the most important recent developments at the interface of social cognition and marketing, and develops integrative...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Collective Memory of Political Events

    Social Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by James W. Pennebaker, Dar¡o Paez

    Research in collective memory is a relatively new area capturing the interest of scholars in social psychology, memory, sociology, and anthropology. The core idea is that collective attitudes and behaviors are created and shared through common experiences and communication among a cohort of people....

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Individual and Group Decision Making

    Current Issues

    Edited by N. John Castellan

    The idea for this volume took root during a recent annual convention of the American Psychological Association. The contributors share a common vision of research in their particular area and have had an opportunity to debate and clarify their ideas. Taken as a whole, the fifteen chapters provide...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press