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Forthcoming Political Psychology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Psychology for Sustainability

    4th Edition

    By Britain A. Scott, Elise L. Amel, Susan M. Koger, Christina Manning

    Psychology for Sustainability, 4th Edition -- known as Psychology of Environmental Problems: Psychology for Sustainability in its previous edition -- applies psychological theory and research to so-called "environmental" problems, which actually result from human behavior that degrades...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Social Psychology of Politics

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Klaus Fiedler, William D. Crano

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    Social psychology and politics are intricately related, and understanding how humans manage power and govern themselves is one of the key issues in psychology. This volume surveys the latest theoretical and empirical work on the social psychology of politics, featuring cutting-edge research from a...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Presidential Leadership and African Americans

    "An American Dilemma" from Slavery to the White House

    By George R. Goethals

    Series: LEADERSHIP: Research and Practice

    Presidential Leadership and African Americans examines the leadership styles of eight American presidents and shows how the decisions made by each affected the lives and opportunities of the nation’s black citizens. Beginning with George Washington and concluding with the landmark election of...

    To Be Published April 17th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Microanalysis of Political Communication

    Claptrap and Ambiguity

    By Peter Bull

    This analysis of political speeches and televised political interviews in the UK, based on the Annual Party Conferences (1996-2000) and the last five general elections (1983-2001), evaluates the interview skills of politicians and political interviewers, investigates how and why politicians...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Social Motivation

    Edited by David Dunning

    Motivational science is one of the fastest-growing areas of research in social psychology, incorporating multiple perspectives from social-personality research. This volume provides students and researchers with a comprehensive overview of major topics in social motivation. All contributors are...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Psychology of Conspiracy

    Edited by Michal Bilewicz, Aleksandra Cichocka, Wiktor Soral

    Why did the third World Trade Center building (WTC7) collapse, even though no aircraft hit it? Why did Princess Diana’s "drunk" driver look so sober as he entered the car minutes before their deadly accident? Could a 17-inch-thick birch tree really have caused the plane crash in which the Polish...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Contextualizing Human Memory

    An interdisciplinary approach to understanding how individuals and groups remember the past

    Edited by Charles Stone, Lucas Bietti

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    This edited collection provides an inter- and intra-disciplinary discussion of the critical role context plays in how and when individuals and groups remember the past. International contributors integrate key research from a range of disciplines, including social and cognitive psychology,...

    To Be Published June 5th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. New Directions in Public Opinion

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Adam J. Berinsky

    Series: New Directions in American Politics

    The field of public opinion is one of the most diverse in political science. Over the last 60 years, scholars have drawn upon the disciplines of psychology, economics, sociology, and even biology to learn how ordinary people come to understand the complicated business of politics. But much of the...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge