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Social Psychology

  • Empathy and Violent Video Gamesby Christian Happ; André Melzer

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    Through three empirical studies, this book explores the mechanisms behind moderating functions of empathy in violent video games, revealing new insights that will inform the ongoing debates about the effects violent media content. more...

  • Feeling Present in the Physical World and in Computer-Mediated Environmentsby John Waterworth; Giuseppe Riva

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    This concise volume presents for the first time a coherent and detailed account of why we experience feelings of being present in the physical world and in computer-mediated environments, why we often don't, and why it matters - for design, psychotherapy, tool use and social creativity amongst other practical applications. more...

  • Social Psychologyby Eliot R. Smith; Diane M. Mackie; Heather M. Claypool

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 105.95

    Using an engaging narrative, this textbook demonstrates how social processes are inherently interconnected by uniquely applying underlying and unifying principles throughout the text. With its comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary research?illustrated with real-world examples from many disciplines, including medicine, law, and education?... more...

  • Negotiation Theory and Researchby Leigh L. Thompson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Negotiation is the most important skill anyone in the business world can have today, because people must continually negotiate their jobs, responsibilities, and opportunities. Yet very few people know strategies for maximizing their outcomes in everyday and in more formal business situations. This volume provides a comprehensive overview of this... more...

  • Children and the Environment in an Australian Indigenous Communityby Angela Kreutz

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    Aboriginal children represent one of the fastest growing population segments in Australia, yet the lives of Aboriginal children in their environment has rarely been subjected to systematic and in-depth study. In this book, Angela Kreutz considers the relationship between the environment, attachment and development in indigenous children, examining... more...

  • Terrorism, Trauma and Psychologyby Gwen Brookes; Julie Ann Pooley; Jaya Earnest

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    This book provides a comprehensive insight into the multilayered effects experienced by directly affected victims and their indirectly affected family members following terrorist incidents and other world disasters. Chapters draw primarily on interviews with fifty victims of the Bali bombings, but also consider terrorist incidents including the London... more...

  • Psychology of Changeby Katherine J. Reynolds; Nyla R. Branscombe

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    This volume tackles the critical question of whether people change or whether they remain relatively constant across the lifespan. Much existing literature in psychology has largely endorsed the concept of stability. Indeed, in many people?s minds, the person is understood to be set in stone, as a function of early socialization and reaching a particular... more...

  • The Psychological Construction of Emotionby Lisa Feldman Barrett; James A. Russell; Joseph E. LeDoux

    Guilford Publications 2014; US$ 65.00

    This volume presents cutting-edge theory and research on emotions as constructed events rather than fixed, essential entities. It provides a thorough introduction to the assumptions, hypotheses, and scientific methods that embody psychological constructionist approaches. Leading scholars examine the neurobiological, cognitive/perceptual, and social... more...

  • Mediated Nostalgiaby Ryan Lizardi

    Lexington Books 2014; US$ 79.99

    Mediated Nostalgia works to help understand the cultural, historical, and sociological implications of a past-obsessed media industry. It takes a cross-media and interdisciplinary approach in its study of the nostalgia common in contemporary digital media, film, television, and video games. more...

  • Interviewing Rape Victimsby Karen Rich

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 45.00

    This study presents a unique overview of the cultural, social and practical aspects of interviewing rape victims. Exploring a range of issues that affect rape cases including discourse, gender, attitudes and victim's rights, Rich reveals the complexities of sexual assault and looks to how communities can work to respond to and combat such violence.... more...