The Social Animal / Edition 11

The Social Animal / Edition 11

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by Elliot Aronson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1429233419

ISBN-13: 9781429233415

Pub. Date: 05/27/2011

Publisher: Worth Publishers

A landmark text that maintains its relevance and unique approach edition after edition, The Social Animal offers a brief, compelling introduction to modern social psychology. Through vivid narrative, lively presentations of important research, and intriguing examples, Elliot Aronson probes the patterns and motives of human behavior, covering such diverse

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A landmark text that maintains its relevance and unique approach edition after edition, The Social Animal offers a brief, compelling introduction to modern social psychology. Through vivid narrative, lively presentations of important research, and intriguing examples, Elliot Aronson probes the patterns and motives of human behavior, covering such diverse topics as terrorism, conformity, obedience, politics, race relations, advertising, war, interpersonal attraction, and the power of religious cults.
 

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ISBN-13:
9781429233415
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Publication date:
05/27/2011
Edition description:
Eleventh Edition
Pages:
431
Sales rank:
79,362
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

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Table of Contents

Why I Wrote This Book
1. What Is Social Psychology?
2. Conformity
3. Mass Communication, Propaganda, and Persuasion
4. Social Cognition
5. Self-Justification
6. Human Aggression
7. Prejudice
8. Liking, Loving, and Interpersonal Sensitivity
9. Social Psychology as a Science

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The Social Animal 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Akino More than 1 year ago
A required textbook for my interpersonal behavior class.So far it has been good. Easy to understand, and lots of thinking while reading. It is being republished and some parts were edited every year to keep updated. so always get the newest one....