Social Psychology

Social Psychology

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For use in undergraduate Social Psychology courses in departments of Psychology. This text provides the most balanced coverage of basic topics, research and theories of any social psychology text in the market. Written from the perspective that theories and principles of social psychology are based on accumulated knowledge, it draws examples from everyday life and shows how social psychology principles are relevant to our personal experiences and to current social issues.show more

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  • Hardback | 570 pages
  • 215.9 x 276.86 x 27.94mm | 1,519.53g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 10th revised US ed
  • 0130213365
  • 9780130213365

Table of contents

1. Theories and Methods in Social Psychology. I. PERCEIVING PEOPLE AND EVENTS. 2. Social Cognition: Understanding the Social World. 3. Person Perception: Forming Impressions of Others. 4. The Self: Learning About the Self. II. ATTITUDES AND INFLUENCE. 5. Attitudes and Attitude Change. 6. Prejudice. 7. Social Influence. III. SOCIAL INTERACTION AND RELATIONSHIPS. 8. Interpersonal Attraction. 9. Personal Relationships. 10. Behavior in Groups. 11. Gender. IV. HELPING AND HURTING OTHERS. 12. Helping Behavior. 13. Aggression. V. SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY IN ACTION. 14. Social Psychology and Health. 15. Social Psychology and Politics. Glossary. References. Photo Credits. Author Index. Subject Index.show more

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