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Major Works: Social Psychology

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 106 new and published major works in the subject of Social Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Applied Social Psychology and Organizational Settings

    Edited by John S. Carroll

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1990, this title presents work that bridges social psychology and organizations. The primary goal is understanding, but that goal has two opposite sides: understanding organizations by bringing to bear the concepts and methods of social psychology (along with other social...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Human Behaviour

    Towards a practical understanding

    By Jill Ford

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1983, this clear-sighted study built an understanding of what human behaviour meant at the time: an understanding which can still be of practical use for those who work with people in their everyday lives today. The various influences on the individual are carefully examined...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Fabrics of the Mind

    Edited by Michael R.A. Chance

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1988, this book outlines a new evolutionary paradigm for understanding human society and mental structure, originating from the editor's work in primate ethology. It is supported and further elaborated by the contributors. Chance argues that two modes of social interaction,...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Social Psychology Through Experiment

    Edited by George Humphrey, Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Although widely taught to undergraduates, teachers, managers and adult students, practical work and demonstrations in social psychology were often found very difficult to carry out satisfactorily. Originally published in 1962, this book presented for the first time a series of experiments which...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Social-Cognitive Development in Context

    Edited by Felicisima C. Serafica

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    The relationship between the cognitive and social spheres of human functioning and their context has long been regarded by social and behavioural scientists as a central theoretical issue. By the early 1980s a number of empirical studies had further elucidated the nature of this relationship but no...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Transforming Social Representations

    A social psychology of common sense and science

    By S. Caroline Purkhardt

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Common sense, by definition, is familiar to us all. Science, for some of us, is more remote, yet it is not always clear what the connections are between these two ways of seeing the world. In this title, originally published in 1993, the author explores several related themes in social psychology...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Progress in Social Psychology

    Volume 1

    Edited by Martin Fishbein

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Originally published in 1980, this title was the first of a new monograph series in social psychology. The editor presents a format for showing the progress of social psychology as a viable, exciting and relevant discipline. The papers contained in this volume represent progress in theory and...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Consistency in Cognitive Social Behaviour

    An introduction to social psychology

    By C.J. Mower White

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Social psychology remains unbalanced as long as we study human behaviour exclusively ‘from the outside’, leaving out of account people’s own reasons for acting as they do. Originally published in 1982, the result of the author’s emphasis on the cognitive dimension is a much more complete and...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. An Introduction to Social Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    On its first publication in 1908 this pioneer book received immediate acclaim and was thought to have probably done more than any other single publication to stimulate study of the foundations of social behaviour. Professor McDougall was the most powerful advocate of an idealistic outlook on human...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Stigma

    By Robert M. Page

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Although references to stigma were commonplace in the field of social policy and elsewhere, the concept was often used in a rather imprecise way. Originally published in 1984, this book assesses the relevance of the concept of stigma for the study of social policy. Investigations of the concept...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press