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Social Psychology

  • Cognitive Motivationby David Beswick

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 100.00

    A new general theory of cognitive motivation, combining affective and cognitive principles, is applied to a range of purposive behaviour. more...

  • Men and Sexby Philip Graham

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 88.00

    Informed by sexual script theory, this highly readable book provides a comprehensive account of all aspects of male sexuality. more...

  • Advances in Experimental Social Psychologyby James M. Olson

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 119.00

    Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, Volume 56 , the latest release in this highly cited series, contains contributions of major empirical and theoretical interest that represent the best and brightest in new research, theory and practice in social psychology. New chapters in this updated release include The Functional Theory of Counterfactual... more...

  • The Psychology of Happiness in the Modern Worldby PhD Dr. James B. Allen

    Springer Publishing Company 2017; US$ 94.99

    Written in a conversational style yet empirically grounded, this book reviews what we know about the science of happiness. It is the first text to closely examine the social psychological processes as well as individualistic approaches that affect happiness. It explores how our social, cultural, and economic environment, the personal choices we make,... more...

  • Being Unequalby Peter L. Callero

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 25.00

    Being Unequal explores how identity categories associated with race, class, gender, and sexuality help shape inequality. This concise and accessible book asks: How is identity experienced? How does identity help reproduce inequality? How does identity help resist inequality? What is the relationship between micro and macro inequality? more...

  • Humor and Chinese Cultureby Xiaodong Yue

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book addresses psychological studies of humour in Chinese societies. It starts by reviewing how the concept of humour evolves in Chinese history, and how it is perceived by Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism respectively. It then compares differences in the Western and the Chinese perceptions of humor and discusses empirical studies that were... more...

  • Mate Choiceby Gil G. Rosenthal

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 55.00 US$ 50.05

    A major new look at the evolution of mating decisions in organisms from protozoans to humans  The popular consensus on mate choice has long been that females select mates likely to pass good genes to offspring. In Mate Choice , Gil Rosenthal overturns much of this conventional wisdom. Providing the first synthesis of the topic in more than three... more...

  • From Methodology to Methods in Human Psychologyby Jaan Valsiner

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 50.19

    This Brief aims to provide a theoretically innovative introduction to the methodology of the human sciences. It presents a new version of methodology, as a system of mutually linked acts of creating knowledge where both abstract and concrete features of research are intricately intertwined. It shows how the constructions of particular methods that... more...

  • HIV/AIDS in Rural Communitiesby Fayth M. Parks; Gregory S. Felzien; Sally Jue

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 93.39

    This wide-ranging volume reviews the experience and treatment of HIV/AIDS in rural America at the clinical, care system, community, and individual levels. Rural HIV-related phenomena are explored within healthcare contexts (physician shortages, treatment disparities) and the social environment (stigma, the opioid epidemic), and contrasted with urban... more...

  • Suggestion and its Role in Social Lifeby V. M. Bekhterev

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 44.95

    Vladimir Mikhailovitch Bekhterev was a pioneering Russian neurologist, psychiatrist, and psychologist. A highly esteemed rival of Ivan Pavlov, his achievements in the areas of personality, clinical psychology, and political and social psychology were recognized and acclaimed throughout the world. However, when his version of reflexological doctrine... more...