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Forthcoming Self & Social Identity Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Coping with Threatened Identities

    By Glynis M. 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 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 25th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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 June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Identity Formation, Youth, and Development

    A Simplified Approach

    By James E. Cote, Charles Levine

    The concept of identity is one of the most important ideas the social sciences have investigated in recent years, yet no introductory textbooks are available to those who want to gain a sense of this burgeoning field. The first of its kind, this text provides an introduction to the scientific study...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Optimizing the Self

    Social representations of self-help

    By Ole Jacob Madsen

    Series: Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

    This book provides an analysis of the social representations of leading self-help genres, including neurolinguistic programming, cognitive self-help therapy, mindfulness, self-management, self-esteem, self-leadership and self-control. Exploring the globalised therapeutic culture of today, the book...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  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 July 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Culture and Human Development

    The Importance of Cross-Cultural Research for the Social Sciences

    Edited by Wolfgang Friedlmeier, Pradeep Chakkarath, Beate Schwarz

    As intercultural encounters between people in the modern world become more common, important questions have been raised about the nature of culture-specific differences and similarities. Focusing on the relationship between culture and human development, this timely book offers an interdisciplinary...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. 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...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. 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 July 31st 2015 by Psychology Press