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  1. Neuroscience of Prejudice and Intergroup Relations

    Edited by Belle Derks, Daan Scheepers, Naomi Ellemers

    Psychological research on the origins and consequences of prejudice, discrimination, and stereotyping has moved into previously uncharted directions through the introduction of neuroscientific measures. Psychologists can now address issues that are difficult to examine with traditional...

    Published June 5th 2013 by Psychology Press

  2. Analysing Identity

    Cross-Cultural, Societal and Clinical Contexts

    Edited by Peter Weinreich, Wendy Saunderson

    People's identities are addressed and brought into being by interaction with others. Identity processes encompass biographical experiences, historical eras and cultural norms in which the self's autonomy varies according to the flux of power relationships with others. Identity Structure Analysis (...

    Published June 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Stereotyping and Prejudice

    Edited by Charles Stangor, Christian S. Crandall

    Series: Frontiers of Social Psychology

    This volume presents a contemporary and comprehensive overview of the great diversity of theoretical interests, new ideas, and practical applications that characterize social psychological approaches to stereotyping and prejudice. All the contributions are written by renowned...

    Published May 9th 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. The Social Psychology of Aggression

    2nd Edition

    By Barbara Krahé

    Series: Social Psychology: A Modular Course

    The second edition of this textbook provides a thoroughly revised, updated and expanded overview of social psychological research on aggression. The first part of the book covers the definition and measurement of aggression, presents major theories and examines the development of aggression. It...

    Published January 22nd 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Our Racist Heart?

    An Exploration of Unconscious Prejudice in Everyday Life

    By Geoffrey Beattie

    Few people today would admit to being a racist, or to making assumptions about individuals based on their skin colour, or on their gender or social class. In this book, leading psychologist Geoffrey Beattie asks if prejudice, more subtle than before, is still a major part of our everyday lives....

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Advances in Intergroup Contact

    Edited by Gordon Hodson, Miles Hewstone

    Intergroup contact remains one of the most effective means to reduce prejudice and conflict between groups. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic resurgence of interest in this time-tested phenomenon, with researchers now focusing on understanding when, why, and for whom contact does (and does...

    Published September 18th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. Race, Racism and Psychology, 2nd Edition

    Towards a Reflexive History

    By Graham Richards

    This book offers a comprehensive overview of the ways in which Psychology has engaged with 'race' and racism issues since the late 19th century. It emphasizes the complexities and convolutions of the story and attempts to elucidate the subtleties and occasional paradoxes that have arisen as a...

    Published November 30th 2011 by Routledge

  8. A Critical Psychology of the Postcolonial

    The Mind of Apartheid

    By Derek Hook

    An oft-neglected element of postcolonial thought is the explicitly psychological dimension of many of its foundational texts. This unprecedented volume explores the relation between these two disciplinary domains by treating the work of a variety of anti-colonial authors as serious psychological...

    Published November 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  9. When Groups Meet

    The Dynamics of Intergroup Contact

    By Thomas F. Pettigrew, Linda R. Tropp

    Series: Essays in Social Psychology

    Research and theory on intergroup contact have become one of the fastest advancing and most exciting fields in social psychology in recent years. The work is exciting because it combines basic social psychological concerns -- human interaction, situational influences on behavior -- with an...

    Published March 25th 2011 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 5th 2010 by Psychology Press