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  1. Neuroscience of Prejudice and Intergroup Relations

    Edited by Belle Derks, Daan Scheepers, Naomi Ellemers

    Psychological research on the origins and consequences of prejudice, discrimination, and stereotyping has moved into previously uncharted directions through the introduction of neuroscientific measures. Psychologists can now address issues that are difficult to examine with traditional...

    Published June 4th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Cooperation (Psychology Revivals)

    The basis of sociability

    By Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Is human nature cooperative? Man is often said to be a social animal – but what does that mean? Michael Argyle believed that one of the most important components – our capacity to cooperate – had been overlooked and indeed that the whole notion of cooperation had not been properly understood. In...

    Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge

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

    By Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1957, this book presented 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...

    Published April 9th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Intergroup Relations

    The Role of Motivation and Emotion (A Festschrift for Amélie Mummendey)

    Edited by Sabine Otten, Kai Sassenberg, Thomas Kessler

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    This volume gives a survey of the most recent developments and trends in intergroup research. Diverging from classical approaches that looked at diverse needs and motives (positive distinctiveness, belongingness, etc), the present book focuses not only on the question what motivates...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Psychology Press

  5. Minority Influence and Innovation

    Antecedents, Processes and Consequences

    Edited by Robin Martin, Miles Hewstone

    Social groups form an important part of our daily lives. Within these groups pressures exist which encourage the individual to comply with the group’s viewpoint. This influence, which creates social conformity, is known as ‘majority influence’ and is the dominant process of social control. However,...

    Published October 21st 2012 by Psychology Press

  6. Group Processes

    Edited by John M. Levine

    Series: Frontiers of Social Psychology

    It is impossible to understand human behavior without understanding the critical role that groups play in people’s lives. Most of us belong to a range of formal and informal groups, including families, work teams, and friendship cliques. These groups absorb a great deal of our time and energy and...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. Crime and Crime Reduction

    The importance of group processes

    Edited by Jane L. Wood, Theresa A. Gannon

    The problems associated with groups that commit crime are well known and notoriously complex. However, there are many questions that we still cannot answer with certainty. This book seeks to deepen understanding of the group processes involved in crime and the treatment of offenders’ thoughts and...

    Published August 5th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Personal Relationships

    The Effect on Employee Attitudes, Behavior, and Well-being

    Edited by Lillian Turner de Tormes Eby, Tammy D. Allen

    Series: SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series

    We know that positive, fulfilling and satisfying relationships are strong predictors of life satisfaction, psychological health, and physical well-being. This edited volume uses research and theory on the need to belong as a foundation to explore various types of relationships, with an emphasis on...

    Published April 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  9. Judging Passions

    Moral Emotions in Persons and Groups

    By Roger Giner-Sorolla

    Series: European Monographs in Social Psychology

    Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award (Academic Monograph category) 2014! A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title for 2013! Psychological research shows that our emotions and feelings often guide the moral decisions we make about our own lives and the social groups to which we...

    Published January 19th 2012 by Psychology Press

  10. The Student's Guide to Social Neuroscience

    By Jamie Ward

    Shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award 2013! Social neuroscience is an expanding field which, by investigating the neural mechanisms that inform our behavior, explains our ability to recognize, understand, and interact with others. Concepts such as trust, revenge, empathy,...

    Published October 13th 2011 by Psychology Press