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  1. Coping with Threatened Identities

    By Glynis M. Breakwell

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    People cope with threats to their identities in many different ways. Until the original publication of this title in 1986, there had been no theoretical framework within which to analyse their strategies for doing this, or to examine the nature and impact of the threatening experiences themselves....

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Relations and Representations

    An introduction to the philosophy of social psychological science

    By John D. Greenwood

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    What is the nature of social psychological science? What does a realist approach to human behaviour offer? Originally published in 1991, this lucid introduction to the philosophy of social psychological science takes a new and original approach to the subject. The author repudiates traditional...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Applying Social Psychology

    Implications for Research, Practice, and Training

    Edited by Morton Deutsch, Harvey A. Hornstein

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1975, these contributions surveyed the range of social intervention technology available to psychologists at the time, but they are more than a simple cataloguing of technology. The stress is on articulating certain metatheoretical assumptions that underlie different...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. The Social Psychology of the Child with Epilepsy

    By Christopher Bagley

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    When this title was first published in 1971, there were about 300, 000 people with epilepsy in England and Wales. Nearly one-third of them were children. This book is an integrated review of how epileptic children behaved, and of how they were regarded by parents, teachers and peers at the time....

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Property

    A Study in Social Psychology

    By Ernest Beaglehole

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    First published in 1931, this book represents an attempt to study the psychological basis of the institution of property. There had been many psychological and social studies of marriage and religion prior to publication of this title but none which considered the problems which arise when the...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. A Social Psychology of Prejudice

    By Douglas W. Bethlehem

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Prejudice is a topic of major interest to psychologists and sociologists, but had rarely been given the broad treatment its importance demanded. Originally published in 1985, this title first introduces the term, showing how it is related to other terms commonly used in psychology and the social...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Deconstructing Social Psychology

    Edited by Ian Parker, John Shotter

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Since the early 1970s, social psychology has been in crisis. At the time Reconstructing Social Psychology (Armistead) provided a critical review of theories and assumptions in the discipline. Originally published in 1990, this title not only updates that review but illustrates the ways in...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Applied Social Psychology and Organizational Settings

    Edited by John S. Carroll

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1990, this title presents work that bridges social psychology and organizations. The primary goal is understanding, but that goal has two opposite sides: understanding organizations by bringing to bear the concepts and methods of social psychology (along with other social...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Human Behaviour

    Towards a practical understanding

    By Jill Ford

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1983, this clear-sighted study built an understanding of what human behaviour meant at the time: an understanding which can still be of practical use for those who work with people in their everyday lives today. The various influences on the individual are carefully examined...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Social Fabrics of the Mind

    Edited by Michael R.A. Chance

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1988, this book outlines a new evolutionary paradigm for understanding human society and mental structure, originating from the editor's work in primate ethology. It is supported and further elaborated by the contributors. Chance argues that two modes of social interaction,...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press