Social, group or collective psychology

    The Lost Boys: inside Muzafer Sherif\'s Robbers Cave experiment

    By Gina Perry

    Paperback £11.45

    The fascinating true story of one of the most controversial psychological experiments of the modern era - a real-life Lord of the Flies. Competition. Prejudice. Discrimination. Conflict. In 1954, a group of boys attended a remote summer camp where they were split into two groups, and forced to bully, harass,...

    Alone Together

    By Sherry Turkle

    Paperback £10.85

    "Nobody has ever articulated so passionately and intelligently what we're doing to ourselves by substituting technologically mediated social interaction. Equipped with penetrating intelligence and a sense of humor, Turkle surveys the front lines of the social-digital transformation." - Lev Grossman, TIME

    Not in My Family: German Memory and Responsibility After the Holocaust

    By Roger Frie

    Hardback £22.69

    Roger Frie explores what it means to discover his family's legacy of a Nazi past. Using the narrative of his grandfather as a starting point, he shows how the transfer of memory from one German generation to the next keeps the forbidding reality of the Holocaust at bay.

    Social Psychology: Individuals, Interaction, and Inequality

    By Cathryn J. Johnson

    Paperback £55.66

    Social Psychology takes a sociological approach to the study of the individual in relationship to society. It's main purpose is is to highlight how social psychology provides varied, yet inter-related, explanations for individuals' experiences in groups.

    Marriages and Families in the 21st Century

    By Tasha R. Howe

    Paperback £90.81

    Marriages and Families in the 21st Century puts contemporary relationships and family structures in context for today''s students. Using a bioecological framework, the book reveals how families are shaped by multiple influences, from biological to cultural, that interact with one another. Chapters cover topics from parenting to gender issues within...

    Social Cognition

    By Herbert Bless

    Paperback £29.62

    Revised edition of Social cognition, 2004.

    Braving the Wilderness: The quest for true belonging and the courage to stand alone

    By Brene Brown

    Paperback £10.25

    A timely and important new book that challenges everything we think we know about cultivating true belonging in our communities, organizations, and culture, from the #1 bestselling author of Rising Strong, Daring Greatly, and The Gifts of Imperfection.

    Identity, Attachment and Resilience

    By Antonia Bifulco

    Paperback £29.62

    Identity, Attachment and Resilience provides a timely foray into the new field of psychology and genealogy, exploring the relationship between family history and identity. The field encompasses family narratives and researches family history to increase our understanding of cultural and personal identity, as well as our sense of self. It...

    Expert Political Judgment

    By Philip E. Tetlock

    Paperback £13.25

    Since its original publication, Expert Political Judgment by New York Times bestselling author Philip Tetlock has established itself as a contemporary classic in the literature on evaluating expert opinion. Tetlock first discusses arguments about whether the world is too complex for people to find the tools to understand political phenomena,...

    Six Moments in Lacan

    By Derek Hook

    Paperback £29.62

    Many first-time readers of Jacques Lacan come to his work via psychology, a discipline that Lacan was notoriously antagonistic toward. Six Moments in Lacan takes up the dual challenge of introducing Lacanian psychoanalysis to an audience interested in psychology, while also stressing the fundamental differences between the two disciplines. Punctuated...

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