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  1. Social Psychology and Human Sexuality

    Key Readings

    Edited by Roy F. Baumeister

    Series: Key Readings in Social Psychology

    In spite of its central importance in human relationships, the study of sexuality has been somewhat neglected by social psychologists. This reader brings together a fascinating selection of articles which examine sex as a social phenomenon: as a group of behavior patterns that people engage in...

    Published March 9th 2001 by Psychology Press

  2. Models of Achievement

    Reflections of Eminent Women in Psychology, Volume 3

    Edited by Agnes N. O'Connell

    This outstanding book contains inspiring stories of late 20th century women who broke new ground in psychological knowledge and its applications. The lives and careers of 53 women are examined within social and historical contexts using three levels of analysis--the individual, the group, and the...

    Published March 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  3. Gender Construction in Children's Interactions

    A Cultural Perspective. A Special Issue of Research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Amy Kyratzis

    This special issue examines gender construction by children in some of its rich cultural and contextual complexity and in some of its interactions with power. The first two articles are about preschool children's language. One examines preschoolers' socialization into Japanese--a language in which...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  4. Gender, Economy and Culture in the European Union

    By Simon Duncan, Birgit Pfau-Effinger

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    Providing a comprehensive analysis of comparative gender difference in the EU, this book addresses a spectrum of gender issues. From employment and households, to culture, sexuality and male violence, the book transcends any 'economy/culture' divide. This wide coverage is placed within a...

    Published December 14th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Femininity and the Physically Active Woman

    By Precilla Y. L. Choi

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The fitness boom of the last two decades has led to many people incorporating exercise into their lifestyles through activities such as jogging and aerobics. However, whilst many physical and psychological health benefits have been documented, far too few people actually take part in enough...

    Published August 24th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships

    By James M. Honeycutt, James G. Cantrill

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    Cognition, Communication, and Romantic Relationships focuses on the role of memory, communication, and social cognition in the development of romantic relationships. The authors review developmental models of communication and examine criticisms of these models. They also explore the stages through...

    Published August 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. The Developmental Social Psychology of Gender

    Edited by Thomas Eckes, Hanns M. Trautner

    Numerous publications have addressed gender issues from a social or a developmental psychological perspective. This volume breaks new ground in advancing a genuine synthesis of theory and research from these two disciplines. Building on the premise that a full understanding of the multifaceted...

    Published April 1st 2000 by Psychology Press

  8. Understanding Depression

    Feminist Social Constructionist Approaches

    By Janet Stoppard

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Women are particularly vulnerable to depression. Understanding Depression provides an in-depth critical examination of mainstream approaches to understanding and treating depression from a feminist perspective. Janet Stoppard argues that current approaches give only partial accounts of womens'...

    Published November 11th 1999 by Routledge

  9. Revolutions of the Heart

    Gender, Power and the Delusions of Love

    By Wendy Langford

    This book looks at how heterosexual relationships really work. Author?? argues that the process of falling in love is just a brief holiday from the gender roles which quickly reassert themselves in their old forms. Topics covered include romantic love, the problem of desire and the trouble with...

    Published May 13th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Women and Aging

    Transcending the Myths

    By Linda R. Gannon

    Series: Women and Psychology

    Aging in women has traditionally been defined by the menopause, however it is often social and economic changes which are more important to women.In Aging in Women Linda Gannon redresses the balance. From a feminist perspective, she critically reviews current research and provides a more...

    Published April 15th 1999 by Routledge