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  1. Social Cognition

    By Donald C. Pennington

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Social Cognition looks at the way in which humans interpret, analyse and remember information about the social world. Topics covered include: attribution, social schemas and social representations, prejudice and discrimination. Suitable for the AQA-A A2 and AQA-B AS level examintation, mnd students...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Social Context and Cognitive Performance

    Towards a Social Psychology of Cognition

    By Pascal Huguet, Jean-Marc Monteil

    Series: European Monographs in Social Psychology

    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...

    Published June 17th 1999 by Psychology Press

  3. The Development of Social Cognition

    Edited by Suzanne Hala

    Series: Studies in Developmental Psychology

    The Development of Social Cognition presents a lively, up-to-date examination of both the classical issues and contemporary understanding of theory and research in social cognitive development. The initial chapters highlight one of the central, theoretical tensions in the field, which is whether...

    Published November 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  4. Stereotype Activation and Inhibition

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume XI

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    The use of social sterotypes as a basis for judgments and behavioral decisions has been a major focus of social psychological theory and research since the field began. Although motivational and cognitive influences on stereotyping have been considered, these two general types of influence have...

    Published May 1st 1998 by Psychology Press

  5. The Automaticity of Everyday Life

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume X

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    As Skinner argued so pointedly, the more we know about the situational causes of psychological phenomena, the less need we have for postulating internal conscious mediating processes to explain those phenomena. Now, as the purview of social psychology is precisely to discover those situational...

    Published March 1st 1997 by Psychology Press

  6. Understanding Group Behavior

    Volume 1: Consensual Action By Small Groups; Volume 2: Small Group Processes and Interpersonal Relations

    Edited by Erich H. Witte, James H. Davis

    These books grew out of the perception that a number of important conceptual and theoretical advances in research on small group behavior had developed in recent years, but were scattered in rather fragmentary fashion across a diverse literature. Thus, it seemed useful to encourage the formulation...

    Published July 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  7. Ruminative Thoughts

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume IX

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    Until recently, most theory and research in social information processing has focused attention on the cognitive activity that underlies responses to stimulus information presented in the immediate situation being investigated. In contrast, people's thoughts outside the laboratory often concern...

    Published January 1st 1996 by Psychology Press

  8. Handbook of Social Cognition, Second Edition

    Volume 1: Basic Processes Volume 2: Applications

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    This edition of the Handbook follows the first edition by 10 years. The earlier edition was a promissory note, presaging the directions in which the then-emerging field of social cognition was likely to move. The field was then in its infancy and the areas of research and theory that came to...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  9. Handbook of Social Cognition, Second Edition

    Volume 1: Basic Processes Volume 2: Applications

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    This edition of the Handbook follows the first edition by 10 years. The earlier edition was a promissory note, presaging the directions in which the then-emerging field of social cognition was likely to move. The field was then in its infancy and the areas of research and theory that came to...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  10. The Mental Representation of Trait and Autobiographical Knowledge About the Self

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume V

    Edited by Thomas K. Srull, Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    If there is one topic on which we all are experts, it is ourselves. Psychologists depend upon this expertise, as asking people questions about themselves is an important means by which they gather the data that provide much of the evidence for psychological theory. Personal recollections play an...

    Published June 1st 1993 by Psychology Press