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  1. Psychology of Sustainability

    An Applied Perspective

    By Robert G. Jones

    Psychology of Sustainability: An Applied Perspective examines the many psychological factors that lead to human behavioral effects on the environment. Each chapter will apply elements from a basic research area into the context of criteria specific to sustainability. Increased interest has led...

    Published July 16th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Working with Groups (Psychology Revivals)

    The Social Psychology of Discussion and Decision

    By Josephine Klein

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1963, this book was one of the first to explore group process and working with groups. The introductory chapter tells us that working with groups requires three skills: and understanding of theory, a knowledge of its application, and trained experience in its use. It goes on...

    Published April 27th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Time and Work, Volume 2

    How time impacts groups, organizations and methodological choices

    Edited by Abbie J. Shipp, Yitzhak Fried

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    The concept of time is a crucial filter through which we understand any events or phenomena; nothing exists outside of time. It conditions not only the question of ‘when’, but also influences the ‘what, how and why’of our ideas about management. And yet management scholars have rarely considered...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. The Elderly Eyewitness in Court

    Edited by Michael P. Toglia, David F. Ross, Joanna Pozzulo, Emily Pica

    The majority of research on eyewitness memory has traditionally studied children and young adults. By contrast, this volume is designed to provide an overview of empirical research on the cognitive, social, and health related factors that impact the accuracy of eyewitness testimony...

    Published February 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Cyberbullying through the New Media

    Findings from an international network

    Edited by Peter K. Smith, Georges Steffgen

    Cyberbullying is one of the darker and more troubling aspects to the growing accessibility of new media technologies. Children in developed countries engage with cyberspace at younger and younger ages, and the use of the internet as a means to bully and harass has been greeted with alarm by...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Psychology Press

  6. The Personal and the Professional in Aid Work

    Edited by Anne-Meike Fechter

    Series: ThirdWorlds

    This book considers how the personal and the professional dimensions are related, and how they matter for aid work. The contributions to this edited volume are based on the assumption that all actors are relevant in development, including national and international aid workers. A key question which...

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Encouraging Sustainable Behavior

    Psychology and the Environment

    Edited by Hans C.M. van Trijp

    Increasingly it is being recognized that consumer behavior may be a key trigger in the march toward sustainable development. Several lines of psychological theory and approaches have been developed relatively independently, each of which may provide major implications and action points on...

    Published July 31st 2013 by Psychology Press

  8. Stereotyping and Prejudice

    Edited by Charles Stangor, Christian S. Crandall

    Series: Frontiers of Social Psychology

    This volume presents a contemporary and comprehensive overview of the great diversity of theoretical interests, new ideas, and practical applications that characterize social psychological approaches to stereotyping and prejudice. All the contributions are written by renowned...

    Published May 8th 2013 by Psychology Press

  9. 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 April 11th 2013 by Routledge

  10. 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 April 9th 2013 by Routledge