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  1. Skilled Interpersonal Communication

    Research, Theory and Practice, 5th Edition

    By Owen Hargie

    There is a fundamental, powerful, and universal desire amongst humans to interact with others. People have a deep-seated need to communicate, and the greater their ability in this regard the more satisfying and rewarding their lives will be. The contribution of skilled interpersonal communication...

    Published August 24th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Children of Divorce

    Stories of Loss and Growth, Second Edition

    By John H. Harvey, Mark A. Fine

    Featuring excerpts of essays collected from over one thousand young adults while in the throes of divorce, this book paints a picture of the pain and the hope shown by the storytellers. By framing the narratives with an analysis of the most recent divorce literature, the authors provide readers...

    Published June 14th 2010 by Routledge

  3. The Scientist and the Humanist

    A Festschrift in Honor of Elliot Aronson

    Edited by Marti Hope Gonzales, Carol Tavris, Joshua Aronson

    Series: Modern Pioneers in Psychological Science: An APS-Psychology Press Series

    Elliot Aronson is among the 100 most influential psychologists of the 20th Century. He is best known for his theorizing and research on cognitive dissonance theory -- one of the most provocative and enduring theories in contemporary psychology -- and for his design of the "jigsaw...

    Published May 4th 2010 by Psychology Press

  4. In Search of Synergy in Small Group Performance

    By James R. Larson, Jr.

    This volume critically evaluates more than a century of empirical research on the effectiveness of small, task-performing groups, and offers a fresh look at the costs and benefits of collaborative work arrangements. The central question taken up by this book is whether -- and under what...

    Published November 17th 2009 by Psychology Press

  5. The Interplay of Truth and Deception

    New Agendas in Theory and Research

    Edited by Matthew S. McGlone, Mark L. Knapp

    Series: New Agendas in Communication Series

    During the past 30 years, there have been a steadily increasing number of scientific and popular publications dealing with lying and deception. Questions about the extent to which public officials are deceptive are standard fare in current magazines and newspapers. This volume aims to present ...

    Published June 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  6. Psychology of Self-Regulation

    Cognitive, Affective, and Motivational Processes

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Roy F. Baumeister, Dianne M. Tice

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    The ability to regulate and control our behaviors is a key accomplishment of the human species, yet the psychological mechanisms involved in self-regulation remain incompletely understood. This book presents contributions from leading international researchers who survey the most recent...

    Published May 25th 2009 by Psychology Press

  7. Intergroup Misunderstandings

    Impact of Divergent Social Realities

    Edited by Stephanie Demoulin, Jacques-Philippe Leyens, John F Dovidio

    The objectives of the volume are to direct the field’s attention to the unique value of studying interactions between members of different groups and to offer the most up-to-date summaries of prominent and cutting-edge scholarship on this topic written by leading scholars in the field. A central...

    Published December 9th 2008 by Psychology Press

  8. Handbook of Relationship Initiation

    Edited by Susan Sprecher, Amy Wenzel, John Harvey

    The Handbook of Relationship Initiation is the first volume to focus specifically on the very beginning stage of relationships – their origin. In this Handbook, leading scholars on relationships review the literature on various processes related to the initiation of relationships: how people meet,...

    Published June 10th 2008 by Psychology Press

  9. Social Relationships

    Cognitive, Affective and Motivational Processes

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Julie Fitness

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    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...

    Published May 27th 2008 by Psychology Press

  10. The Psychology of Physical Attraction

    By Viren Swami, Adrian Furnham

    People have long been interested in the complexities of human beauty, but until recently the science of attractiveness was largely left to poets, playwrights, philosophers, and artists. This book begins the task of providing a scientific look at physical attraction, by offering an overview of...

    Published November 7th 2007 by Routledge