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  1. The Self and Memory

    Edited by Denise R. Beike, James M. Lampinen, Douglas A. Behrend

    Series: Studies in Self and Identity

    Noted scholars from a broad range of sub-disciplines in psychology discuss the ways in which the memories of our lives come to influence who we are, our personalities, and our emotional functioning. Other topics covered include how our personalities and self-concepts influence what we remember from...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Chicano-Anglo Conversations

    Truth, Honesty, and Politeness

    By Madeleine Youmans

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    This groundbreaking book--about differences in communication practices between Mexican-American underclass residents in an East Los Angeles housing project and white, middle-class literacy tutors who worked with them--makes an important contribution to research on the sociolinguistics of the...

    Published February 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Multiple Social Categorization

    Processes, Models and Applications

    Edited by Richard J. Crisp, Miles Hewstone

    'Ethnic cleansing', 'institutional racism', and 'social exclusion' are just some of the terms used to describe one of the most pressing social issues facing today’s societies: prejudice and intergroup discrimination. Invariably, these pervasive social problems can be traced back to differences in...

    Published February 12th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Networks in Society

    Links and Language

    Edited by Robert Stocker, Terry Bossomaier

    This book covers technical fundamentals, complexity and social networks, and communication and language. It raises readers’ interest in social networks, the importance of language in the emergence and maintenance of networks, the integral patterns of interconnectivity, and the means to measure and...

    Published February 6th 2014 by Pan Stanford Publishing

  5. Intergroup Dialogue

    Engaging Difference, Social Identities and Social Justice

    Edited by Ximena Zuniga, Gretchen Lopez, Kristie A. Ford

    Intergroup dialogue is a form of democratic engagement that fosters communication, critical reflection, and collaborative action across social and cultural divides. Engaging social identities is central to this approach. In recent years, intergroup dialogue has emerged as a promising social justice...

    Published January 26th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Believer's Brain

    Home of the Religious and Spiritual Mind

    By Kenneth M. Heilman, Russell S. Donda

    About 90% of people have faith in a supreme being, but our yearning for the divine, and whatever it promises, involves a large divergence in mental states and behaviors. Some adhere to doctrine, supplication, and fastidious religious practices; others have a strong sense they are part of something...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. Social Identities

    Motivational, Emotional, Cultural Influences

    Edited by Rupert Brown, Dora Capozza

    The concept of social identity occupies a central position in contemporary social psychology. Social Identities: Motivational, Emotional, Cultural Influences reports recent developments in the analysis of motivational and affective aspects of social identity processes. The book also examines the...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Understanding World Jury Systems Through Social Psychological Research

    Edited by Martin F. Kaplan, Ana M. Martín

    This volume examines diverse jury systems in nations around the world. These systems are marked by unique features having critical implications for jury selection, composition, functioning, processes, and ultimately, trial outcomes. These unique features are examined by applying relevant social...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Youth On Religion

    The development, negotiation and impact of faith and non-faith identity

    By Nicola Madge, Peter Hemming, Kevin Stenson

    Globalisation has led to increasing cultural and religious diversity in cities around the world. What are the implications for young people growing up in these settings? How do they develop their religious identities, and what roles do families, friends and peers, teachers, religious leaders and...

    Published January 8th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Diversity Ideologies in Organizations

    Edited by Kecia M. Thomas, Victoria C. Plaut, Ny Mia Tran

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    Since the increased attention toward diversity in the workplace, the concepts of "diversity initiatives" and "diversity management" have become a common place in many conversations among academics and practitioners alike. The diversity movement in the workplace originated from the increased...

    Published January 1st 2014 by Routledge