Social Psychology by Saul KassinSocial Psychology by Saul Kassin

Social Psychology

bySaul Kassin, Steven Fein, Hazel Rose Markus

Hardcover | November 2, 2012

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Distinguished by its current-events emphasis, strong diversity coverage, and engaging connections drawn between social psychology and students' everyday lives, Social Psychology, Second Canadian Edition, remains one of the most scholarly and well-written texts in its field. Integrating classic and contemporary research, the text also includes comprehensive coverage of social cognition and evolutionary psychology, and features authoritative applications of social psychology to the law, and health. Canadian examples are thoroughly interwoven throughout this edition, delivering relevance and enhancing engagement for readers. In addition, coverage of culture and diversity are integrated into every chapter by Hazel Rose Markus, a leader and respected researcher in the study of cultural psychology.
Saul Kassin is a Distinguished Professor of Psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. Born and raised in New York City, he graduated from Brooklyn College. After receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut, he spent time at the University of Kansas, Purdue University, the Federal Judicial Center, Stanford Universit...
Title:Social PsychologyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:608 pages, 11.13 × 8.65 × 1 inPublished:November 2, 2012Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176502742

ISBN - 13:9780176502744

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Table of Contents

Part One: IntroductionChapter 1: What is Social Psychology?Chapter 2: Doing Social Psychology ResearchPart Two: Social PerceptionChapter 3: The Social SelfChapter 4: Perceiving PersonsChapter 5: Stereotypes, Prejudice, and DiscriminationPart Three: Social InfluenceChapter 6: AttitudesChapter 7: ConformityChapter 8: Group ProcessesPart Four: Social RelationsChapter 9: Attraction and Close RelationshipsChapter 10: Helping OthersChapter 11: Aggression Appendix A: Law Appendix B: Health