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Forthcoming Social Cognition Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Cognitive Social Psychology

    The Princeton Symposium on the Legacy and Future of Social Cognition

    Edited by Gordon B. Moskowitz

    A comprehensive overview of the mechanisms involved in how cognitive processes determine thought and behavior toward the social world, Cognitive Social Psychology: *examines cognition as a motivated process wherein cognition and motivation are seen as intertwined; * reviews the latest research on...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Techniques of Social Influence

    The psychology of gaining compliance

    By Dariusz Dolinski

    Every day we are asked to fulfil others’ requests, and we make regular requests of others too, seeking compliance with our desires, commands and suggestions. This accessible text provides a uniquely in-depth overview of the different social influence techniques people use in order to improve the...

    To Be Published July 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Imagination in Human and Cultural Development

    By Tania Zittoun, Alex Gillespie

    Series: Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

    This book positions imagination as a central concept which increases the understanding of daily life, personal life choices, and the way in which culture and society changes. Case studies from micro instances of reverie and daydreaming, to utopian projects, are included and analysed. The...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Cognitive Processes in Stereotyping and Intergroup Behavior

    Edited by David L. Hamilton

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1981, this volume brings together contributions by several of the authors whose research had contributed significantly to the recent advances in our understanding of the role of cognitive processes in stereotyping and intergroup behaviour at the time. While each chapter...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Handbook of Prejudice, Stereotyping, and Discrimination

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Todd D. Nelson

    This Handbook is a comprehensive and scholarly overview of the latest research on prejudice, stereotyping, and discrimination. The Second Edition provides a full update of its highly successful predecessor and features new material on key issues such as political activism, economic polarization,...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Contemporary Perspectives on the Psychology of Attitudes

    Edited by Geoffrey Haddock, Gregory R. Maio

    What is an attitude? How do different research approaches characterise 'attitude' and its applications in social psychology?The Attitude concept has long formed an indispensable construct in social psychology. In this volume, internationally renowned contributors review contemporary developments in...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Memory and Society

    Psychological Perspectives

    Edited by Lars-Göran Nilsson, Nobuo Ohta

    Memory and Society explores the social factors which influence human memory and our conceptualisation of memory. It examines the relationships between memory, society and culture and considers the relevance of theories of memory to real world issues. The opening section deals with the topic of...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Social Context and Cognitive Performance

    Towards a Social Psychology of Cognition

    By Pascal Huguet, Jean-Marc Monteil

    Based on twenty years of research on the social regulation of academic performances, this book offers theoretical and empirical arguments in favour of the inclusion of the social dimension of human beings as essential for their cognitive activities. We all engage in social interactions, compare...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Visual Social Cognition

    A Special Issue of Visual Cognition

    Edited by Elaine Fox

    It is widely recognized that visual processes modulate many social interactions. For example, the eye-gaze of another person is a powerful cue to guide attention to a particular part of the visual field. Conversely, a direct gaze may indicate potential threat or the opportunity for a sexual...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. The Hidden Costs of Reward

    New Perspectives on the Psychology of Human Motivation

    Edited by Mark R. Lepper, David Greene

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1978, this volume provided a broad survey of the latest research and theory, at the time, concerning the potential detrimental effects of inappropriate uses of tangible rewards to modify behaviour. Overall, this research questions the dominant paradigm within which...

    To Be Published September 10th 2015 by Psychology Press