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Social Psychology, 3rd Edition

By David E. Rohall, Melissa A. Milkie, Jeffrey W. Lucas

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jul 28, 2013

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Details the contributions of sociology to the field of psychology.

 

Written by a team of sociologist, Social Psychology: Sociological Perspectives, 3/e introduces readers to social psychology by focusing on the contributions of sociology to the field of social psychology.

 

The text discusses the field of sociological social psychology in terms of its three major dimensions: symbolic interactionism, social structure and personality, and group processes. Within each chapter, each major topic is examined from each of these perspectives.

 

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Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Identify the contributions of sociology to the field of psychology.
  • Discuss the field of sociological social psychology in terms of its three major dimensions: symbolic interactionism, social structure and personality, and group processes.

Table of Contents

Part I Perspectives and Methods

Chapter 1 Introduction to Sociological Social Psychology

Chapter 2 Perspectives in Sociological Social Psychology

Chapter 3 Studying People

 

Part II The Individual in Society

Chapter 4 The Social Psychology of Stratification

Chapter 5 Self and Identity

Chapter 6 Socialization over the Life Course

 

Part III Areas of Social Life

Chapter 7 The Social Psychology of Deviance

Chapter 8 Mental Health and Illness

Chapter 9 Attitudes, Values, and Behaviors

Chapter 10 The Sociology of Sentiment and Emotion

Chapter 11 Collective Behavior

 

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ISBN-10: 0-205-23500-X

ISBN-13: 978-0-205-23500-1

Format: Book

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