The Sage Handbook of Social Psychology

The Sage Handbook of Social Psychology

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This volume is everything one would want from a one-volume handbook... Comprehensive in scope, authoritative, clearly written, and detailed... The volume is edited by two of the most prominent social psychologists in their own right, and the list of contributors is a veritable who's who of the discipline. No Library should be without this book' - qChoice q This is a comprehensive, scholarly, and up-to-date survey of the field of social psychology for the new millennium - a single 656 page Handbook containing 23 chapters by leading researchers from around the world. It is a state-of-the-art text with an eye to the future, in which rich integrative chapters are thorough analytic reviews. The chapters fall into five sections that reflect the scope of social psychology as a global scientific endeavour: history and nature of social psychology; individual processes, interpersonal processes; processes within groups, and intergroup processes and society. The book is edited by Michael A Hogg and Joel Cooper, with Dominic Abrams, Elliot Aronson and Shelley Taylor acting as advisory editors. The main features and benefits of this book include: single volume; international coverage of social psychology; international line-up of authors; basic and applied research are integrated within chapters, not exiled to the end of the book; traditional emphasis on individual and interpersonal processes is balanced with full emphasis on the study of group processes and intergroup relations; chapters on language and social psychology, culture and self.... Psychological Bulletin, 117 (3): 497-529. ... Bernstein, L. (1996) a#39;Merchant Law in a Merchant Court: Rethinking The Codea#39;s Search for Immanent Business ... Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, pp. ... Darley, J.M., Sanderson, C.A., and Lamantia, P.S. (1996) a#39;Community Standards for Defining Attempt: Inconsistencies with the Model Penal Codea#39;, ... Ellsworth, P.C. and Gross, S.R. (1984) a#39;Hardening of the Attitudes: Americansa#39; Views on the Death Penaltya#39;, Journal of Social Issues, 50: 19-52.

Title:The Sage Handbook of Social Psychology
Author:Michael A. Hogg Joel Cooper
Publisher:SAGE - 2003-08-18


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