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  1. Psychology of Self-Regulation

    Cognitive, Affective, and Motivational Processes

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Roy F. Baumeister, Dianne M. Tice

    Series: Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology

    The ability to regulate and control our behaviors is a key accomplishment of the human species, yet the psychological mechanisms involved in self-regulation remain incompletely understood. This book presents contributions from leading international researchers who survey the most recent...

    Published May 25th 2009 by Psychology Press

  2. Two Sides to Every Self-Process: The Pros and Cons

    A Special Issue of Self and Identity

    Edited by Virginia S. Y. Kwan, Lowell Gaertner

    Series: Special Issues of Self and Identity

    Reflecting the importance of the self in optimal functioning, a vast literature on the value of different self-processes is accumulating. Individual research reports, however, frequently present a one-sided view, focusing either on the benefits or the liabilities of the self-process under study. A...

    Published May 10th 2009 by Psychology Press

  3. Self-Identity and Everyday Life

    By Harvie Ferguson

    Series: The New Sociology

    'Identity' and 'selfhood' are terms routinely used throughout the human sciences that seek to analyze and describe the character of everyday life and experience. Yet these terms are seldom defined or used with any precision, and scant regard is paid to the historical and cultural context in which...

    Published April 2nd 2009 by Routledge

  4. A Theory of Race

    By Joshua Glasgow

    Social commentators have long asked whether racial categories should be conserved or eliminated from our practices, discourse, institutions, and perhaps even private thoughts. In A Theory of Race, Joshua Glasgow argues that this set of choices unnecessarily presents us with too few options....

    Published December 3rd 2008 by Routledge

  5. The Self and Identity in Rehabilitation

    A Special Issue of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    Edited by Fergus Gracey, Tamara Ownsworth

    Series: Special Issues of Neuropsychological Rehabilitation

    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...

    Published November 30th 2008 by Psychology Press

  6. 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...

    Published August 26th 2008 by Routledge

  7. The Science of Stories

    An Introduction to Narrative Psychology

    By János László

    The Science of Stories explores the role narrative plays in human life. Supported by in-depth research, the book demonstrates how the ways in which people tell their stories can be indicative of how they construct their worlds and their own identities. Based on linguistic analysis and computer...

    Published May 28th 2008 by Routledge

  8. The Self

    By Jonathon Brown

    Although social psychology has been traditionally focused on interpersonal relationships, the cognitive revolution in psychology has had the effect of refocusing some social psychology on intra-psychic processes. This area of psychology has become very popular in recent years, yet there is...

    Published August 31st 2007 by Psychology Press

  9. The Implicit Self

    A Special Issue of Self and Identity

    Edited by Laurie A. Rudman, Steven J. Spencer

    Series: Special Issues of Self and Identity

    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...

    Published May 2nd 2007 by Psychology Press

  10. Identity and the Modern Organization

    Edited by Caroline A. Bartel, Steven Blader, Amy Wrzesniewski

    Series: Series in Organization and Management

    Identity and the Modern Organization presents a lively exchange of ideas among psychology and management scholars on the realities of modern organizational life and their effect on the identities that organizations and their members cultivate. This book bridges the domains of psychology and...

    Published February 21st 2007 by Psychology Press