Social Psychology (3 Volume Set)

Social Psychology (3 Volume Set)

by Elliot Aronson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0814706096

ISBN-13: 9780814706091

Pub. Date: 03/01/1993

Publisher: New York University Press

This major new series reproduces an authoritative selection of the most significant articles in different areas of psychology. It focuses in particular on influential articles which are not found in other similar colelctions.

Many of these articles are only available in specialized journals and therfore are not accessible in every library. This landmark series

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This major new series reproduces an authoritative selection of the most significant articles in different areas of psychology. It focuses in particular on influential articles which are not found in other similar colelctions.

Many of these articles are only available in specialized journals and therfore are not accessible in every library. This landmark series will make a contribution to scholarship and teaching in psychology. It will imorove access to important areas of literature which are difficult to locate, even in the archives of many libraries throughout the world.

Important features in each book make the series an essential research and reference tool, including introductions written by the individual editors providing a lucid survey of difference branches of psychology. The pagination of the original articles has been deliberately retained to facilitate ease of reference. A comprehensive author and subject index guides the reader instantly to major and minor topics within the literature.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814706091
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1993
Series:
International Library of Critical Writings in Psychology Series
Pages:
1200
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 4.10(d)

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Introducing Social Psychology


Chapter 2: Methodology: How Social Psychologists Do Research


Chapter 3: Social Cognition: How We Think about the Social World


Chapter 4: Social Perception: How We Come to Understand Other People


Chapter 5: Self-Knowledge: How We Come to Understand Ourselves


Chapter 6: The Need to Justify Our Actions


Chapter 7: Attitudes and Attitude Change: Influencing Thoughts and Feelings


Chapter 8: Conformity: Influencing Behavior


Chapter 9: Group Processes: Influence in Social Groups


Chapter 10: Interpersonal Attraction: From First Impressions to Close Relationships


Chapter 11: Prosocial Behavior: Why Do People Help?


Chapter 12: Aggression: Why We Hurt Other People


Chapter 13: Prejudice: Causes and Cures


Chapter 14: Making a Difference with Social Psychology: Attaining a Sustainable Future


Chapter 15: Social Psychology and Health


Chapter 16: Social Psychology and the Law

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