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Forthcoming Self & Social Identity Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies

    Psychoanalytic, social, cultural and aesthetic perspectives

    Edited by Ekaterina Sukhanova, Hans-Otto Thomashoff

    Popular interest in body image issues has grown dramatically in recent years, due to an emphasis on individual responsibility and self-determination in contemporary society as well as the seemingly limitless capacities of modern medicine; however body image as a separate field of academic inquiry...

    To Be Published March 27th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Social Psychology and 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. Handbook of the Uncertain Self

    Edited by Robert M. Arkin, Kathryn C. Oleson

    This Handbook explores the cognitive, motivational, interpersonal, clinical, and applied aspects of personal uncertainty. It showcases both the diversity and the unity that defines contemporary perspectives on uncertainty in self within social and personality psychology. The contributions to the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Truth, Lies and Trust on the Internet

    By Monica T. Whitty, Adam Joinson

    The Internet is often presented as an unsafe or untrustworthy space: where children are preyed upon by paedophiles, cannibals seek out victims, offline relationships are torn apart by online affairs and where individuals are addicted to gambling, love, and cybersex. While many of these stories...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Implicit Self

    A Special Issue of Self and Identity

    Edited by Laurie A. Rudman, Steven J. Spencer

    The ten papers in this special issue of Self and Identity use a variety of cutting-edge empirical approaches to advance social psychological theory and extend the applications of the implicit self to under-investigated domains, including the clinical consequences of the implicit self, the...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. The Self and Identity in Rehabilitation

    A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    Edited by Fergus Gracey, Tamara Ownsworth

    This special issue brings together developments in neurological, psychological and social understanding of sense of self and identity in neuropsychological rehabilitation. Following brain injury and in the context of neurological illness, both the individual and their loved ones report changes in...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Addressing Loneliness

    Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions

    Edited by Ami Rokach, Ami Sha'ked

    Series: Researching Social Psychology

    This is a volume on loneliness and what can be done to address its pain. While most books simply describe loneliness from one author’s point of view, this volume includes a comprehensive review of the literature and employs top researchers in the field discuss their own research findings,...

    To Be Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Coping with Threatened Identities

    By Glynis Breakwell

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    People cope with threats to their identities in many different ways. Until the original publication of this title in 1986, there had been no theoretical framework within which to analyse their strategies for doing this, or to examine the nature and impact of the threatening experiences themselves....

    To Be Published June 3rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Vital Memory and Affect

    Living with a difficult past

    By Steven Brown, Paula Reavey

    Vital Memory and Affect takes as its subject the autobiographical memories of ‘vulnerable’ groups, including survivors of child sexual abuse, adopted children and their families, forensic mental health service users, and elderly persons in care home settings. In particular the focus is on a...

    To Be Published June 16th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Nature of Prejudice

    Society, discrimination and moral exclusion

    By Cristian Tileagă

    Series: Explorations in Social Psychology

    This book offers a critical synthesis of social psychology’s contribution to the study of contemporary racism, and proposes a critical reframing of our understanding of prejudice in European society today. Chapters place a special emphasis on the diversity and intensity of prejudices against Romani...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge