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Forthcoming Political Psychology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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 June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 July 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 August 3rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Introduction to Political Psychology

    3rd Edition

    By Martha L. Cottam, Elena Mastors, Thomas Preston, Beth Dietz-Uhler

    This comprehensive, user-friendly introductory textbook to political psychology explores the psychological origins of political behavior. The authors introduce readers to a broad range of theories, concepts, and case studies of political activity to illustrate that behavior. The book examines many...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychology and the Conduct of Everyday Life

    Edited by Ernst Schraube, Charlotte Højholt

    Psychology and the Conduct of Everyday Life moves psychological theory and research practice out of the laboratory and into the everyday world. Drawing on recent developments across the social and human sciences, it examines how people live as active subjects within the contexts of their everyday...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Psychology of Political Polarization

    Edited by Piercarlo Valdesolo, Jesse Graham

    Series: Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series

    This volume explores the psychological perspectives on political ideology, polarization, and how to bridge partisan divides both within and outside social psychology. There are two core themes. First, there is a critical examination of current psychological models explaining the political...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Psychology of Radicalization and Terrorism

    By Willem Koomen, Joop Van Der Pligt

    Terrorism and radicalization have a long history, but in recent years their prominence has been a particularly conspicuous and influential feature of the global political landscape. This important book presents an overview of the processes involved in radicalization and terrorism, and introduces a...

    To Be Published September 24th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Emotions in Conflict

    Inhibitors and Facilitators of Peace Making

    By Eran Halperin

    Series: Routledge Studies in Political Psychology

    Social and political psychologists have attempted to reveal the reasons why individuals and societies that acknowledge that peace would improve their personal and collective wellbeing, and are aware of the required actions needed in order to promote it, are simply incapable of making this step...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Social Groups in Action and Interaction

    2nd Edition

    By Charles Stangor

    Social Groups in Action and Interaction reviews and analyzes the human group as it operates to create both social good and, potentially, social harm. It summarizes current knowledge and contemporary research, with real-world examples in succinct yet engaging chapters, to help students understand...

    To Be Published November 4th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 December 18th 2015 by Routledge