Social Psychology and Human Nature, Comprehensive Edition / Edition 2

Social Psychology and Human Nature, Comprehensive Edition / Edition 2

by Roy F. Baumeister, Brad J. Bushman
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0495601330

ISBN-13: 9780495601333

Pub. Date: 01/01/2010

Publisher: Cengage Learning

You are a member of a social world on a planet that is home to about 7 billion people. This social world is filled with paradox, mystery, suspense, and outright absurdity. Explore how social psychology can help you make sense of your own social world with this engaging and accessible book. Roy F. Baumeister and Brad J. Bushman's SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND HUMAN NATURE,

Overview

You are a member of a social world on a planet that is home to about 7 billion people. This social world is filled with paradox, mystery, suspense, and outright absurdity. Explore how social psychology can help you make sense of your own social world with this engaging and accessible book. Roy F. Baumeister and Brad J. Bushman's SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND HUMAN NATURE, 4th Edition can help you understand one of the most interesting topics of all — the sometimes bizarre and baffling but always fascinating diversity of human behavior, and how and why people act the way they do.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495601333
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
PSY 335 The Psychology of Social Behavior Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
9.14(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.03(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Mission and the Method. 2. Culture and Nature. 3. The Self. 4. Behavior Control: The Self in Action. 5. Social Cognition. 6. Emotion and Affect. 7. Attitudes, Beliefs, and Consistency. 8. Social Influence and Persuasion. 9. Prosocial Behavior: Doing What's Best for Others. 10. Aggression and Antisocial Behavior. 11. Attraction and Exclusion. 12. Close Relationships: Passion, Intimacy, and Sexuality. 13. Prejudice and Intergroup Relations. 14. Groups.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >