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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 39 new and published books in the subject of Applied Social Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Handbook of Personal Security

    Edited by Patrick J. Carroll, Robert M. Arkin, Aaron L. Wichman

    The issue of psychological security within an increasingly unstable, interconnected world has become a defining challenge of modern individual and cultural life. The terror attacks of September 11, 2001 and the global financial crisis that unfolded in 2008 have intensified a sense of global and...

    Published May 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Work and Organizational Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Ian Rothmann, Cary L. Cooper

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Psychologists have been fascinated by the world of work, and the changing relationship between people, technology and the workplace, since the onset of the industrial revolution. And in providing a complete and contemporary overview of this evolving and fascinating field, the new edition of Work...

    Published April 21st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Psychology and Politics

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Klaus Fiedler, William D. Crano

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    Social psychology and politics are intricately related, and understanding how humans manage power and govern themselves is one of the key issues in psychology. This volume surveys the latest theoretical and empirical work on the social psychology of politics, featuring cutting-edge research from a...

    Published April 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. The Psychology of Advertising

    By Bob M. Fennis, Wolfgang Stroebe

    Advertising is a ubiquitous and powerful force, seducing us into buying wanted and sometimes unwanted products and services, donating to charity (even to causes we have not heard of before), voting for political candidates (even of questionable reputation), and changing our health-related...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Journeys in Social Psychology

    Looking Back to Inspire the Future

    Edited by Robert Levine, Aroldo Rodrigues, Lynnette Zelezny

    This volume consists of personal narrative accounts of the career journeys of some of the world's most eminent social psychologists. Each contributing psychologist is an esteemed scholar, an excellent writer, and has a story to tell. Together, the contributions cover a time...

    Published December 1st 2014 by Taylor & Francis

  6. Social Psychology at Work (Psychology Revivals)

    Essays in Honour of Michael Argyle

    Edited by Peter Collett, Adrian Furnham

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Social psychology has much to offer real world problems, especially in industrial and organizational settings. Originally published in 1995, in Social Psychology at Work leading researchers in their respective fields discuss recent findings and their implications for the commercial world of work....

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Social Skills and Health (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The efficiency of an organization and the well-being of those working within it are often dependent to a large extent on the social skills deployed by certain key personnel. The analysis of these skills and the training of people in their use had reached a stage of considerable sophistication....

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Psychology and Social Problems (Psychology Revivals)

    By Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1964 Psychology and Social Problems looks at a changing society and research into problems of the time. Many of the themes in the book, such as delinquency, mental health and racial conflict and are still familiar and current topics of discussion today. Social scientists had...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Scientific Study of Social Behaviour (Psychology Revivals)

    By Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1957 this title was an up-to-date account of psychological research into human social behaviour of the time. There are chapters on interaction between pairs of people, behaviour in small social groups, and human relations in industry. The author avoided the adoption of any...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Psychology of Sub-Culture in Sport and Physical Activity

    Critical perspectives

    Edited by Robert J. Schinke, Kerry R. McGannon

    Series: International Perspectives on Key Issues in Sport and Exercise Psychology

    International Perspectives on Key Issues in Sport and Exercise Psychology is a series of edited books, with a global focus, which reflect the state of art in areas of current and emerging interest in the study of sport and exercise psychology. Each volume in the series contributes to the better...

    Published August 20th 2014 by Routledge