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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 55.95
Experiments With People showcases 28 intriguing studies that have significantly advanced our understanding of human thought and social behavior. These studies, mostly laboratory experiments, shed light on the irrationality of everyday thinking, the cruelty and indifference of 'ordinary' people, the operation of the unconscious mind, and the intimate... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95
This book is about the social psychological dynamics and phenomenology of social inclusion and exclusion. The editors take as their starting point the assumption that social life is conducted in a framework of relationships in which individuals seek inclusion and belongingness. Relationships necessarily include others, but equally they have boundaries... more...
- Lexington Books 2001; US$ 42.99
Since the end of the Cold War several political agreements have been signed in attempts to resolve longstanding conflicts in such volatile regions as Northern Ireland, Israel-Palestine, South Africa, and Rwanda. This is the first comprehensive volume that examines reconciliation, justice, and coexistence in the post-settlement context from the levels... more...
- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; US$ 13.39
Gegenwärtig gilt die Auseinandersetzung des Westens mit dem Islam als eine der herausforderndsten politischen und kulturellen Aufgaben. Cyrus Achouri stellt gängige Kulturklischees in Frage und betrachtet die orientalische und abendländische Kultur unter dem Gesichtspunkt, ob das ?autonome? Individuum eine abendländische Erfindung ist und ob es unabdingbar... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 43.95
This highly original and timely volume engages scholars from the breadth of social science and the humanities to provide a critical perspective on cultural forms, practices and identities. It looks beyond the postmodern debate to reinstate the critical dimension in cultural analysis, providing a "student-friendly" introduction to key contemporary issues... more...
- SAGE Publications 1999; US$ 78.00
Social Psychology and Cultural Context is the first survey of social psychology to integrate cross-cultural issues. The book not only utilizes several variants of the construct of subjective culture but also reflects the current state of affairs in the social domain of cross-cultural psychology. Written by world-renowned specialists, the chapters... more...
- SAGE Publications 2007; US$ 48.00
This accessible and assured book offers readers a new take on the central question of the relation between the individual and society. It offers a thorough, informed and critical guide to the field. It demonstrates how global economic and employment structures, neo-liberal discourse, the role of emotion, irrationality, and ambiguity are factors that... more...
- Lexington Books 2014; US$ 49.99
This book presents a variety of traditional conflict management approaches as well as several cases of successful and unsuccessful integrations of indigenous and Western strategies. As it explores these methods, the book also analyzes the central characteristics, strengths, and weaknesses of a multitude of indigenous systems from around the globe.... more...