Advances in Culture and Psychology, 4-Volume Set

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With applications throughout the social sciences, culture and psychology is a rapidly growing field that has experienced a surge in publications over the last decade. From this proliferation of books, chapters, and journal articles, exciting developments have emerged in the relationship of culture to cognitive processes, human development, psychopathology, social behavior, organizational behavior, neuroscience, language, marketing, and other topics. In recognition of this exponential growth, Advances in Culture ...
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Overview


With applications throughout the social sciences, culture and psychology is a rapidly growing field that has experienced a surge in publications over the last decade. From this proliferation of books, chapters, and journal articles, exciting developments have emerged in the relationship of culture to cognitive processes, human development, psychopathology, social behavior, organizational behavior, neuroscience, language, marketing, and other topics. In recognition of this exponential growth, Advances in Culture and Psychology is the first annual series to offer state-of-the-art reviews of scholarly research in the growing field of culture and psychology.

The Advances in Culture and Psychology series is:

* Developing an intellectual home for culture and psychology research programs
* Fostering bridges and connections among cultural scholars from across the discipline
* Creating a premier outlet for culture and psychology research
* Publishing articles that reflect the theoretical, methodological, and epistemological diversity in the study of culture and psychology
* Enhancing the collective identity of the culture and psychology field

Comprising chapters from internationally renowned culture scholars and representing diversity in the theory and study of culture within psychology, Advances in Culture and Psychology is an ideal resource for research programs and academics throughout the psychology community.

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Meet the Author

Michele J. Gelfand is Professor of Psychology and Distinguished University Scholar Teacher at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Chi-yue Chiu is Professor at Nanyang Business School at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore.

Ying-yi Hong is Professor at Nanyang Business School at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, and Professor at the School of Psychology at Beijing Normal University in China.

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Table of Contents

Volume 1

Foreword
Richard A. Shweder

Introduction
Michele J. Gelfand, Chi-yue Chiu, and Ying-yi Hong

Chapter 1
Human Culture in Evolutionary Perspective
Michael Tomasello

Chapter 2
Culture, Emotion, and Expression
David Matsumoto and Hyi-Sung Hwang

Chapter 3
Infectious Disease and the Creation of Culture
Mark Schaller and Damian R. Murray

Chapter 4
Attachment, Learning and Coping: The Interplay of Cultural Similarities and Differences
Fred Rothbaum, Gilda Morelli, and Natalie Rusk

Chapter 5
Culturally Situated Linguistic Ecologies and Language Use: Cultural Tools at the Service of Representing and Shaping Situated Realities
Gun R. Semin

Chapter 6
Micro-Macro Dynamics of the Cultural Construction of Reality: A Niche Construction Approach to Culture
Toshio Yamagishi

Chapter 7
Horizontal and Vertical Individualism and Collectivism: Implications for Understanding Psychological Processes
Sharon Shavitt, Carlos J. Torelli, and Hila Riemer

Volume 2

Chapter 1
Culture, Categories, and Color: Do We See the World Through T(a)inted Lenses?
Debi Roberson

Chapter 2
Culture, Brain, and Behavior
Nalini Ambady

Chapter 3
Social Change and Human Development: An Autobiographical Journey
Patricia M. Greenfield

Chapter 4
Culture and Personality
A. Timothy Church and Marcia S. Katigbak

Chapter 5
Intelligence in its Cultural Context
Robert J. Sternberg

Chapter 6
Culture Change: The Perspective of Dynamical Minimalism
Andrzej Nowak, Wouter de Raad, and Wojciech Borkowski

Volume 3

Chapter 1
The Role of Language and Culture in Universality and Diversity of Human Concepts
Mutsumi Imai and Takahiko Masuda

Chapter 2
Development: The Cultural Solution of Universal Developmental Tasks
Heidi Keller and Joscha Kärtner

Chapter 3
From Chinese to Cross-Cultural Personality Inventory: A Combined Emic-Etic Approach to Study Personality in Culture
Fanny M. Cheung, Shu Fai Cheung, and Weiqiao Fan

Chapter 4
Cultural Unity and Diversity in Compensatory Control Processes
Aaron C. Kay and Daniel Sullivan

Chapter 5
Creating Cultures Between Arctics and Deserts
Evert Van de Vliert

Chapter 6
Macro Cultural Psychology: Its Development, Concerns, Politics, and Future Direction
Carl Ratner

Volume 4

Chapter 1
Cultural Neuroscience: Understanding Human Diversity
Joan Y. Chiao, Bobby K. Cheon, Narun Pornpattanangkul, Alissa J. Mrazek, Kate D. Blizinsky

Chapter 2
Economics, Sex, and the Emergence of Society
Douglas T. Kenrick & Luis Gomez-Jacinto

Chapter 3
Entries into Meaning: Socialization via Narrative in the Early Years
Peggy Miller

Chapter 4
Culture and Epistemologies: Putting Culture Back into the Ecosystem
Douglas Medin, bethany ojalehto, Ananda Marin, and Megan Bang

Chapter 5
What Values Can (And Cannot) Tell Us About Individuals, Society, and Culture
Ronald Fischer

Chapter 6
Sacred Values and Cultural Conflict
Jeremy Ginges & Scott Atran

Chapter 7
Asian American Psychology: Individuals and Families in Global and Historical Contexts
Sumie Okazaki

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