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  • Unforbidden Pleasuresby Adam Phillips

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016; US$ 25.99

    Much has been written of the forbidden pleasures. But what of the "unforbidden" pleasures? Unforbidden Pleasures is the singular new book from Adam Phillips, the author of Missing Out , Going Sane , and On Balance . Here, with his signature insight and erudition, Phillips takes Oscar Wilde as a springboard for a deep dive into the meanings and... more...

  • The Language of Asylumby Steve Kirkwood; Simon Goodman; Chris McVittie; Andy McKinlay

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00

    The early part of the 21st century has been marked by widespread social upheaval and geographical displacement of people. This book examines how refugees, asylum-seekers, locals and professional refugee workers make sense of asylum and refuge in the context of current UK asylum policies. more...

  • The Power Paradoxby Dacher Keltner

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 27.18

    A concise, paradigm-shifting account of the power dynamics that shape everyday life - from the board room to the dinner table, the playground to the bedroom The Machiavellian view of power as a coercive force is one of the deepest currents in our culture, yet new psychological research reveals this vision to be dead wrong. Influence is gained instead... more...

  • Motives and Mechanismsby Rom Harré; David Clarke; Nicola De Carlo

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    As the first introductory statement of the ?new psychology?, Motives and Mechanisms , originally published in 1985, aims to bring the study of human action to the forefront of the subject. Like any science, the practice of psychology is very much influenced by the hidden assumptions of its practitioners. The argument put forward in this important... more...

  • Transforming Social Representationsby S. Caroline Purkhardt

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    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 to elucidate the way we understand the social construction... more...

  • Optimizing the Selfby Ole Jacob Madsen

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    This book provides an analysis of the social representations of leading self-help genres, including neurolinguistic programming, cognitive self-help therapy, mindfulness, self-management, self-esteem, self-leadership and self-control. Exploring the globalised therapeutic culture of today, the book argues that psychology as ?science? is often abandoned... more...

  • Relations and Representationsby John D. Greenwood

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    What is the nature of social psychological science? What does a realist approach to human behaviour offer? Originally published in 1991, this lucid introduction to the philosophy of social psychological science takes a new and original approach to the subject. The author repudiates traditional empiricist and hermeneutical accounts, advancing instead... more...

  • Handbook of Critical Psychologyby Ian Parker

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 215.00

    Critical psychology has developed over time from different standpoints, and in different cultural contexts, embracing a variety of perspectives. This cutting-edge and comprehensive handbook values and reflects this diversity of approaches to critical psychology today, providing a definitive state-of-the-art account of the field and an opening to the... more...

  • Understanding the Psychology of Diversityby Bruce E. (Evan) Blaine

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 51.00

    Covering the cognitive and emotional foundations of prejudice underpinning all forms of inequality, Understanding the Psychology of Diversity examines social difference, social inequality, and the problems inherent to inequality from a psychological perspective. By studying how the individual constructs his or her view of social diversity and how... more...

  • Positive Psychologyby Shane J. Lopez; Jennifer T. (Teramoto) Pedrotti; C. (Charles) R. (Richard) Snyder

    SAGE Publications 2014; US$ 79.00

    The fully updated Third Edition of Positive Psychology: The Scientific and Practical Explorations of Human Strengths covers the science and application of positive psychology and presents new frameworks for understanding positive emotions and strengths through a culturally competent lens. Authors Shane J. Lopez, Jennifer Teramoto Pedrotti, and... more...