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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Communicating at the End of Life

    Finding Magic in the Mundane

    By Elissa Foster

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    This enlightening volume provides first-hand perspectives and ethnographic research on communication at the end of life, a topic that has gone largely understudied in communication literature. Author Elissa Foster’s own experiences as a volunteer hospice caregiver form the basis of the book....

    Published October 18th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Critical Thinking About Sex, Love, and Romance in the Mass Media

    Media Literacy Applications

    Edited by Mary-Lou Galician, Debra L. Merskin

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This distinctive volume explores how romantic coupleship is represented in books, magazines, popular music, movies, television, and the Internet within entertainment, advertising, and news/information. This reader offers diverse theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches on the...

    Published October 18th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Personal Relationships and Personal Networks

    By Malcolm R. Parks

    Series: LEA's Series on Personal Relationships

    The effort to understand personal relationships has traditionally focused on the individual characteristics of participants. Personal Relationships and Personal Networks takes this analysis a step further, focusing on research linking participants' feelings and actions within a given personal...

    Published August 15th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Social Psychology of Culture

    By Chi-Yue Chiu, Ying-Yi Hong

    Series: Principles of Social Psychology

    As the speed of globalization accelerates, world cultures are more closely connected to each other than ever before. But what exactly is culture? It seems to be involved in all psychological processes, but can its psychological consequences be studied scientifically? How can cultural differences be...

    Published July 26th 2006 by Psychology Press