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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience

    Edited by Jean Decety, Dan Batson

    Series: Special Issues of Social Neuroscience

    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...

    Published September 13th 2007 by Psychology Press

  6. Stereotype Dynamics

    Language-Based Approaches to the Formation, Maintenance, and Transformation of Stereotypes

    Edited by Yoshihisa Kashima, Klaus Fiedler, Peter Freytag

    This volume addresses the role of communication in stereotype dynamics, while placing the phenomenon of social stereotypes appropriately in the socio-cultural context. Stereotype Dynamics assembles top researchers in the field to investigate stereotype formation, maintenance, and transformation...

    Published August 29th 2007 by Psychology Press

  7. 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...

    Published August 21st 2007 by Psychology Press

  8. The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Brian H. Spitzberg, William R. Cupach

    The Dark Side of Interpersonal Communication examines the multifunctional ways in which seemingly productive communication can be destructive—and vice versa—and explores the many ways in which dysfunctional interpersonal communication operates across a variety of personal relationship contexts....

    Published February 21st 2007 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    Published January 14th 2007 by Psychology Press

  10. Explaining Communication

    Contemporary Theories and Exemplars

    Edited by Bryan B. Whaley, Wendy Samter

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Offering a direct sightline into communication theory, Explaining Communication provides in-depth discussions of communication theories by some of the foremost scholars working in communication today. With contributions from the original theorists and scholars known for their work in specific...

    Published October 22nd 2006 by Routledge