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|Format: ||Mixed media product, 576 pages|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 31 July 2005|
Focusing on research methodology and scientific thinking, Jonathon Brown' s "Social Psychology" is a new text that helps students understand the experimental nature of Social Psychology. The text' s systematic and rigorous approach is presented in an engaging writing style. Through coverage of many prominent classic and contemporary studies, Brown shows how Social Psychology principles are not always common sense and are often counter-intuitive.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Introduction to Social PsychologyChapter 2 Social Psychology's Theoretical RootsChapter 3 Social PerceptionChapter 4 Social InferenceChapter 5 The SelfChapter 6 Attitudes and BehaviorChapter 7 PersuasionChapter 8 Social InfluenceChapter 9 GroupsChapter 10 PrejudiceChapter 11 Interpersonal RelationshipsChapter 12 HelpingChapter 13 Aggression
About the Author
Jonathon D. Brown is Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Washington. He received his Ph.D. from UCLA in 1986. He has written and published numerous articles and chapters on the self, and is the recipient of a Presidential Young Investigator Award from the National Science Foundation. He is currently interested in understanding how self-esteem influences people's responses to success and failure.
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Langua|
26.1 x 20.5 x 2.9 centimetres (1.36 kg)|
15+ years |