Social Psychology: A Guide to Social and Cultural Psychology
This engaging 4th edition is perfect for psychology students and professionals alike!
Do you want to learn why groups behave like they do?
Do you want to learn how our groups influence us?
Do you want to learn how our culture impacts our behaviour?
If the answer to any of these questions and more is yes, then this is the book for you!
In this book, you’ll learn about social and cultural psychology and how this affects our behaviour all in an easy to understand and engaging way.
This fascinating 4th Edition includes lots of brand new chapters on interesting topics. For example, the social psychology of cheating, freeriding, social cognition, deception and plenty more!
By the end of this book, you’ll learn:
What is social psychology?
How our culture impacts our behaviour?
Why groups behave as they do?
How persuasion works and why it can fail?
The psychology of aggression
Social Psychology Content:
Part One: Introduction to Social Psychology
Chapter 1: History of Social psychology
Chapter 2: How Do You do social psychology?
Chapter 3: What Groups for The Individuals?
Chapter 4; The Social Cure Hypothesis
Chapter 5: The Self and Self-Awareness
Chapter6: Theories of The Self
Chapter 7: Self-Esteem
Chapter 8: Attitudes and Social Cognition
Chapter 9: Cognitive Dissonance
Chapter 10: Social Identity Theory
Chapter 1: Individual and Collective Narcissism
Chapter 12: Social Cognitive Theory
Part Two: The Social Group
Chapter 13: The Social Group
Chapter 14: Formation of The Group
Chapter 15: Roles, Gender and More.
Chapter 16: Negatives of Social Groups and Why social Groups Can Be Bad For Us?
Chapter 17: Group Decision Making and The Hidden Profile
Chapter 18: Why the Hidden Profile Profiles and How to Overcome the Hidden Profile?
Chapter 19: Group Memory and The Group Think Phenomenon.
Part Three: Intergroup Relations
Chapter 20: Intergroup Relations
Chapter 21: The Outgroup
Chapter 22: Ideologies
Chapter 23: Introduction to Sexism
Chapter 24: Sexism
Chapter 25: Ideologies Of Meritocracy And Why Ideologies Are Important?
Chapter 26 Categorisation Approaches, Intergroup Contact and Intergroup Apology
Chapter 28: Collective Action
Part Four: Social Influence
Chapter 29: Social Influence
Chapter 30: Milgram (1965,1975)
Chapter 31: Why People Conform
Chapter 32: Controversies of The Experiments
Part Five: Persuasion
Chapter 33: Persuasion
Chapter 34: The Message
Chapter 35: The Method and Models Of Persuasions
Chapter 36: Persuasion Techniques and When Persuasion Doesn’t Work?
Part Six: Aggression and Cultural Psychology
Chapter 37: Aggression, What Causes Aggression and Aggression in Sport Games
Chapter 38: Cultural Dimensions
Chapter 39: Enculturation and Acculturation
Chapter 40: Globalisation
Including many more fascinating chapters on topics like freeriding, social cognition, deception and more.