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Forthcoming Social Psychology Books

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  1. Masochism and the Self

    By Roy F. Baumeister

    This volume provides an integrative theory firmly grounded in current psychology of the self, and offers a fresh, compelling account of one of psychology's most enigmatic behavior patterns. Professor Baumeister provides comprehensive coverage of historical and cross-cultural theories and empirical...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Implicit Self

    A Special Issue of Self and Identity

    Edited by Laurie A. Rudman, Steven J. Spencer

    The ten papers in this special issue of Self and Identity use a variety of cutting-edge empirical approaches to advance social psychological theory and extend the applications of the implicit self to under-investigated domains, including the clinical consequences of the implicit self, the...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. The Family on the Threshold of the 21st Century

    Trends and Implications

    Edited by Solly Dreman

    Is there life for the family in the 21st century? Pessimists view the traditional two-parent nuclear family as a relic of the past, attributing their gloomy outlook to increased demands from the workplace, rampant technological advancement, and the pursuit of personal achievement at the expense of...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Development of Person-context Relations

    Edited by Thomas A. Kindermann, Jaan Valsiner

    Traditionally, developmental psychology has its focus on individuals. Developmentalists aim to describe regularities in individuals' change and development across time, to explain the processes and mechanisms that are involved in producing change and regularity, and eventually, to design strategies...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Measuring Ego Development

    2nd Edition

    By Lˆ-Xuƒn Hy, Jane Loevinger

    The topic of ego development developed when psychoanalysis did not fulfill all the initial hopes during its early period of prominence. Clinicians--psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and counselors--realized that they needed to know more than their patients' or clients' psychopathology...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Personality and Family Development

    An Intergenerational Longitudinal Comparison

    By Klaus A. Schneewind, Stefan Ruppert

    This unique volume presents the results of a study of 200 German families over a period of 16 years from 1976 to 1992. This study--the findings of which yield a host of new insights into the dynamics of cross-generational personality and family development--is based on an ecopsychological framework...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Structure of Psychological Common Sense

    By Jan Smedslund

    Psychologic is a formal system and relationship within which psychological processes are defined. The language people ordinarily use to formulate, think, and talk about psychological phenomena is organized by Jan Smedslund into a set of propositions aimed at identifying the generalities which...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Social Connectionism

    A Reader and Handbook for Simulations

    By Frank Van Overwalle

    Many of our thoughts and decisions occur without us being conscious of them taking place; connectionism attempts to reveal the internal hidden dynamics that drive the thoughts and actions of both individuals and groups. Connectionist modeling is a radically innovative approach to theorising in...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Conflict and Decision Making in Close Relationships

    Love, Money and Daily Routines

    By Erich Kirchler, Christa Rodler

    Love and money are important aspects of the everyday lives of couples. This book focuses on the daily routines of disagreement, conflict and joint decisions on these, and other issues such as work, leisure and children, create in the household.Central to the authors' research is a unique diary...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Social Marketing

    Theoretical and Practical Perspectives

    Edited by Marvin E. Goldberg, Martin Fishbein

    Social Marketing: marketing in the service of societal problems. Does this approach represent dangerous social engineering, or is it the best hope we have to treat what are often regarded as intransigent problems? For both academics and practitioners involved with social marketing, the domain...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press