Introduction to Social Psychology

Introduction to Social Psychology

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The 5th edition of this best selling social psychology text by Graham Vaughan and Michael Hogg, Introduction to Social Psychology, retains the structure and approach of the previous edition but has been substantially revised to reflect the changes in the field, with the material thoroughly updated throughout. Introduction to Social Psychology, 5th edition continues to capture the scope and detail of contemporary social psychology as an international scientific enterprise, and at the same time deals with the subject in a way that is relevant to university teaching and social psychology research in Australia and New Zealand.
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  • Paperback | 873 pages
  • Frenchs Forest, NSW, Australia
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • 0733982476
  • 9780733982477

Table of contents

Chapter 1 Introducing social psychology Chapter 2 Social cognition and social thinking Chapter 3 Attribution and social knowledge Chapter 4 Self and identity Chapter 5 Attitudes Chapter 6 Persuasion and attitude change Chapter 7 Social influence Chapter 8 People in groups Chapter 9 Leadership and decision-making Chapter 10 Prejudice and discrimination Chapter 11 Intergroup behaviour Chapter 12 Aggression Chapter 13 Attraction and close relationships Chapter 14 Prosocial behaviour Chapter 15 Language and communication Chapter 16 Culture
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About Graham M. Vaughan

Graham Vaughan is Professor of Psychology at the University of Auckland where he also served as Head of Department for 12 years. He was President of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists in 2000-01. Michael Hogg is Professor of Social Psychology and an Australian Research Council Professorial Fellow at the University of Queensland, Brisbane. He is also a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia, and a fellow of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues. He has published over 200 scientific books, chapters and articles.
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