Thank you for visiting us. We are currently updating our shopping cart and regret to advise that it will be unavailable until September 1, 2014. We apologise for any inconvenience and look forward to serving you again.

Wiley
Wiley.com
Print this page Share
E-book

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intraindividual Processes

Abraham Tesser (Editor), Norbert Schwarz (Editor)
ISBN: 978-0-470-99850-2
704 pages
April 2008, Wiley-Blackwell
Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intraindividual Processes (0470998504) cover image
This volume on intraindividual processes is one of a set of four handbooks in the social psychology field and covers social cognition, attitudes, and attribution theory.

  • Includes contributions by academics and other experts from around the world to ensure a truly international perspective.
  • Provides a comprehensive overview of classic and current research and likely future trends.
  • Fully referenced chapters and bibliographies allow easy access to further study.
  • Now available in full text online via xreferplus, the award-winning reference library on the web from xrefer. For more information, visit www.xreferplus.com
See More
Series Editors' Preface.

Preface.

Part I: Perspectives and Methods. .

1. Evolutionary Analyses in Social Psychology: Eugene Burnstein and Christine Branigan.

2. The Cultural Grounding of Social Psychological Theory: Joan G. Miller.

3. A Lifespan Developmental Perspective: Kevin Durkin.

4. Cognitive Indices of Social Information Processing: John N. Bassili.

5. The Psychophysiological Perspective on the Social Mind: Piotr Winkielman, Gary G. Berntson, and John T. Cacioppo.

Part II: Cognition. .

6. Mental Representations: Eliot R. Smith and Sarah Queller.

7. The Social Unconscious: Mahzarin R. Banaji, Kristi M. Lemm, and Siri J. Carpenter.

8. Language and Social Cognition: G³n R. Semin.

9. Conversational Processes in Reasoning and Explanation: Denis J. Hilton and Ben R. Slugoski.

10. The Heuristics and Biases Approach to Judgement Under Uncertainty: Dale Griffin, Richard Gonzalez, and Carol Varey.

11. How the Mind Moves: Knowledge Accessibility and the Fine-tuning of the Cognitive System: Leonard L. Martin, Fritz Strack, and Diederik A. Stapel.

12. Standards, Expectancies, and Social Comparison: Monica Biernat and Laura S. Billings.

13. Individual Differences in Information Processing: Peter Suedfeld and Philip E. Tetlock.

Part III: Social Motivation. .

14. Self-Regulation: Charles S. Carver.

15. Goal Setting and Goal Striving: Gabriele Oettingen and Peter M. Gollwitzer.

16. On the Motives Underlying Social Cognition: David Dunning.

17. The Nature of Emotion: W. Gerrod Parrott.

18. The Consequences of Mood on the Processing of Social Information: Herbert Bless.

19. Attitudes, Persuasion, and Behavior: Gerd Bohner and Norbert Schwarz.

20. The Construction of Attitudes: Norbert Schwarz and Gerd Bohner.

21. Values and Ideologies: Meg J. Rohan and Mark P. Zanna.

22. Self-Esteem: Abraham Tesser.

23. Self-Concept and Identity: Daphna Oyserman.

24. Identity Through Time: Constructing Personal Pasts and Futures: Michael Ross and Roger Buehler.

Part IV: Applications.

25. Psychology and Law: G³nter K÷hnken, Maria Fiedler, and Charlotte M÷hlenbeck.

26. Consumer Behavior: Sharon Shavitt and Michaela Wõnke.

27. Dealing with Adversity: Self-Regulation, Coping, Adaptation, and Health: Lisa G. Aspinwall.

28. The Psychological Determinants of Political Judgement: Victor C. Ottati.

Index.

See More
Abraham Tesser was research Professor of Psychology at the University of Georgia while editing this volume. He has edited several books and published a number of articles on communication, attitudes, thought processes, and self-evaluation maintenance. He is currently Visiting Professor of Psychology at The Ohio State University.

Norbert Schwarz is Professor of Psychology at the University of Michigan and Senior Research Scientist at Michigan's Institute for Social Research. He has published numerous articles, chapters, and books on human judgement, including Cognition and Communication: Judgmental Biases, Research Methods and the Logic of Conversation (1995).

See More

  • Includes contributions by academics and other experts from around the world to ensure a truly international perspective.
  • Provides a comprehensive overview of classic and current research and likely future trends.
  • Fully referenced chapters and bibliographies allow easy access to further study.
See More

Related Titles

Back to Top