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Social psychology and modern life

Patricia Niles Middlebrook

Social psychology and modern life

by Patricia Niles Middlebrook

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Published by McGraw Hill in Maidenhead .
Written in English


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StatementPatricia Niles Middlebrook.
The Physical Object
Pagination672p. :
Number of Pages672
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20956099M
ISBN 100075536757
OCLC/WorldCa441716039

Psychology is designed to meet scope and sequence requirements for the single-semester introduction to psychology course. The book offers a comprehensive treatment of core concepts, grounded in both classic studies and current and emerging research. The text also includes coverage of the DSM-5 in examinations of psychological disorders. Social psychology is a branch of psychology that studies cognitive, affective, and behavioral processes of individuals as influenced by their group membership and interactions, and other factors that affect social life, such as social status, role, and social class.

Social psychology, the scientific study of the behaviour of individuals in their social and cultural setting. Although the term may be taken to include the social activity of laboratory animals or those in the wild, the emphasis here is on human social behaviour. Once a relatively speculative. (1) The book was tiresome because of the hundreds, or even thousands, of experiments. This I read this book as part of self-study (following an online course on Psychology) and I was particularly interested in the application of psychological science to the field of our social world/5.

How social psychological insights have been applied in various aspects of modern life. Intended as a core social psychology text, and including features such as boxed talking-points, real-world examples and case studies, and self-test questions, the book and associated website will cover all the essential topics of an undergraduate course in. The Social Animal is an APA-medal winning book about social psychology by Elliot ally published in , The Social Animal is currently in its twelfth edition. In a style written for the general audience, the book covers what modern psychology knows about the reasons for some of the most important aspects of human : Elliot Aronson.


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