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Forthcoming Interpersonal Processes & Communication Books

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Forthcoming 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...

    To Be Published May 13th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. The Self and Social Relationships

    Edited by Joanne V. Wood, Abraham Tesser, John G. Holmes

    Although the two major research areas of the "Self" and "Social Relationships" have flourished, they have done so largely independently of each other. More and more research, however, has indicated that relationships shape the nature of the self and identity, and that self-views influence...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Why We Evaluate

    Functions of Attitudes

    Edited by Gregory R. Maio, James M. Olson

    As the first book to examine the psychological motivations underlying people's attitudes, as well as why people form attitudes, this volume presents empirical research describing theoretical perspectives and practical applications. The editors assembled the leaders in the field to examine the...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Complex Interpersonal Conflict Behaviour

    Theoretical Frontiers

    By Evert Van der Vliert

    This book is about reactions to interpersonal conflict such as avoiding, negotiating, and fighting. It breaks away from the prevailing assumption that conflict behaviours are mutually isolated reactions having mutually isolated effects. Instead, reactions are viewed as components of complex...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Jean Decety, Dan Batson

    Interpersonal sensitivity refers to our ability to perceive and respond with care to the internal states of other people, understand the antecedents of those states, and predict the subsequent events that will result. Guest editors neuroscientist Jean Decety and social psychologist Dan Batson...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Coping with Threatened Identities

    By Glynis 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....

    To Be Published June 3rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Social Communication

    Edited by Klaus Fiedler

    Series: Frontiers of Social Psychology

    This volume is devoted to the fascinating topic of social communication - fascinating because communication is ubiquitous, in that one cannot not communicate. And yet, the art of effective communication can be extremely demanding and elusive, because a tricky trade-off problem has to be solved. For...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Social Relationships

    Cognitive, Affective and Motivational Processes

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Julie Fitness

    Human beings are an intrinsically gregarious species - our personal relationships are of immense interest to us and are a key factor in achieving happiness and well being. From the moment of birth, humans crave love and intimacy and we devote much energy to creating and maintaining successful...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Conflict and Decision Making in Close Relationships

    Love, Money and Daily Routines

    By Erich Kirchler, Christa Rodler

    Love and money are important aspects of the everyday lives of couples. This book focuses on the daily routines of disagreement, conflict and joint decisions on these, and other issues such as work, leisure and children, create in the household.Central to the authors' research is a unique diary...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Reception and Response

    Hearer Creativity and the Analysis of Spoken and Written Texts

    Edited by Graham McGregor, R. S. White

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Communication Studies

    Originally published in 1990. Each of the 12 chapters in this book build upon an approach to the analysis of spoken and written texts that is centred upon the recipient rather than the producer, for the abilities of listeners and readers deserve much attention. This book should be of interest to...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge