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Textbooks

  1. Second Edition Now Available! Educational Psychology

    "Educational Psychology is an invaluable resource for the field. Written in an engaging and accessible manner, it offers a perfect balance between academic rigour and professional insight throughout. The book explores a rich and diverse range of topics that will be of interest to anyone working at the intersection of psychology and education. An essential text."– Neil Humphrey, Manchester Institute of Education, University of Manchester, UK

  2. “Is sustainability a possibility?”

    Robert Jones, author of Psychology of Sustainability: An Applied Perspective, discusses his new textbook and whether sustainability is a possibility in this new video from Missouri State University.

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New Titles

  1. Social Perception from Individuals to Groups

    NEW    This volume focuses on social perception, the processing of information about people. This issue has always been central to social psychology, but this book brings together literatures that in large part have been separated by the nature of the social target that is involved. Historically, research on person perception developed quite independently from research involving perceptions of groups.

  2. Authors of the Month September 2014: William D. Crano, Marilynn B. Brewer, and Andrew Lac

    William D. Crano, Marilynn B. Brewer, and Andrew Lacco-authors of Principles and Methods of Social Research, 3rd Editionare the Psychology Press Authors of the Month for September 2014. William D. Crano is the Oskamp Distinguished Chair and Head of the Department of Psychology at Claremont Graduate University. Marilynn B. Brewer is Professor Emeritus from the Ohio State University and a Visiting Professor of Psychology at the University of New South Wales. Andrew Lac is Research Professor of Psychology at Claremont Graduate University. 

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Professional

  1. Presidential Leadership and African Americans

    Just Published    Presidential Leadership and African Americans examines the leadership styles of eight American presidents and shows how the decisions made by each affected the lives and opportunities of the nation’s black citizens.

  2. Social Psychology Catalog 2015 - browse at your leisure

    Psychology Press are delighted to announce their new, upcoming and key Social Psychology books. Browse our latest 2015 catalog to find out more.

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Research & Reference

  1. Special Issues as Books in Psychology

    Browse the new Psychology and Mental Health Special Issues as Books catalog. A special issue as a book (SPIB) is a special themed issue of a journal which is republished as a book. SPIBs give you the opportunity to read just the special issue which interests you without having to subscribe to the journal.
     

  2. New - Handbook of Critical Psychology

    "This handbook does an incredible job of conveying the fundamentals of critical psychology along with an exciting overview of the contemporary scope of this revolutionary approach. Both specialists and students will consider it an essential resource. I will not be surprised if it significantly magnifies the impact of critical psychology around the world." - Tod Sloan, Lewis and Clark College, USA. Order now to take advantage of a 10% discounted price.

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General Interest

  1. Take our fun Library Quiz

    Test your knowledge of fictional libraries with our fun quiz.

  2. Authors of the Month December 2014: Eliot R. Smith, Diane M. Mackie, and Heather M. Claypool

    Eliot R. Smith, Diane M. Mackie, and Heather M. Claypool, authors of Social Psychology, Fourth Edition, are the Psychology Press Authors of the Month for December 2014.  Professor Smith is Chancellor’s Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University. Professor Mackie is Professor and Chair of Psychological and Brain Sciences at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she has been honored with a Distinguished Teaching Award. Professor Claypool is Professor of Psychology at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.

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News

  1. Comprehensive Results in Social Psychology

    Routledge is pleased to announce the first social psychology journal to publish only pre-registered papers.

  2. New Year, New You

    Routledge is pleased to offer you a collection of resources designed to help you and your clients make and stick to positive changes in the new year. Download the free eBook, New Year, New You: Tips and Strategies for Self-Improvement!

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New textbooks in established subject areas for students at all stages of their degree

Course Guides

The courses below offer a listing of the most current textbooks from Routledge Social Psychology. You can also continue browsing our complete catalog of textbook options. If you'd like to consult with one of our representatives, browse our contact listings.

Companion Websites

Many of our key textbooks and course books have companion websites that provide additional resources to educators and students such as; information, downloads, tools and supplemental materials for the books they accompany.
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Browse and download our Catalogs, brochures and leaflets

  1. Catalog Cover

    New in Paperback

    Psychology and Mental Health 2014

    Online Catalog

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    Psychology Revivals

    New, Recent, and Forthcoming Titles

    Online Catalog

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    Psychology Textbooks

    New, Upcoming, and Key Titles 2015

    Online Catalog

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    Social Psychology Textbooks

    New, Upcoming, and Key Titles 2014

    Online Catalog

Conferences, exhibits and events we will be attending in the near future

May 2015

May 5 ~ British Psychological Society Annual Conference

September 2015

Sep 9 ~ British Psychological Society Developmental and Social Section Annual Conference

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