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Hardcover, Sage Pubns, 2013, ISBN13 9781446249079, ISBN10 1446249077
The Second Edition of this best selling textbook continues to offer a simple, systematic, step-by-step guide to doing applied psychology.
Using the authors' own PATH model, the text presents a new methodology for applying primarily social psychological theory to a wide range of social problems.
With real-world case studies, end-of-chapter exercises and interviews with leading social psychologists, Applying Social Psychology guides students to define a problem, conduct a theory-based analysis, develop an explanatory model, set up and execute a research project to test the model, and develop an intervention.
Written in the same engaging and accessible way, this Second Edition offers:
- A new appendix with examples of PATH model applications
- An extended glossary
- Case studies from organizational, health, and environmental psychology
- Recent applied social psychology research
- More focus on applied evolutionary psychology
- Interventions to reduce intergroup prejudice and manage diversity in the workplace
- Social network analysis and social media as research tools.
|Number of Pages:||178|
|Author:||Van Vugt, Mark , Buunk, Abraham P.|
|Series Title:||Sage Social Psychology Program|
|Publication Date:||September, 2013|
|Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H):||7.25 x 9.00 x 0.75 Inches|
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