Political PsychologyPolitical Psychology
David Patrick Houghton
What shapes political behavior more: the situations in which individuals find themselves, or the internal psychological makeup---beliefs, values, and so on---of those individuals? This is perhaps the leading division within the psychological study of politics today. Political Psychology: Situations, Individuals, and Cases, 2nd edition, provides a c ...
Number of pages: 340 | Publication Date: 2014-08-27 | ISBN-13: 9780415833820

The Oxford Handbook of Political PsychologyThe Oxford Handbook of Political Psychology
Political psychology applies what is known about human psychology to the study of politics. It examines how people reach political decisions on topics such as voting, party identification, and political attitudes as well as how leaders mediate political conflicts and make foreign policy decisions. The Oxford Handbook of Political Psychology gathers ...
Number of pages: 1008 | Publication Date: 2013-09-04 | ISBN-13: 9780199760107

Introduction to Political PsychologyIntroduction to Political Psychology
by Martha L. Cottam, Elena Mastors, Thomas Preston, Beth Dietz
This comprehensive, user-friendly introductory textbook to political psychology explores the psychological origins of political behavior. The authors introduce readers to a broad range of theories, concepts, and case studies of political activity to illustrate that behavior. The book examines many patterns of political behaviors, including leadersh ...
Number of pages: 536 | Publication Date: 2015-08-28 | ISBN-13: 9781848726727

Political PsychologyPolitical Psychology
A research-based guide to political psychology that is filled with critical arguments from noted expertsPolitical Psychology is solidly grounded in empirical research and critical arguments. The text puts the emphasis on alternative approaches to psychological enquiry that challenge our traditional assumptions about the world. With contributions fr ...
Number of pages: 376 | Publication Date: 2018-11-05 | ISBN-13: 9781118929339

The Political BrainThe Political Brain
Drew Westen
The Political Brain is a groundbreaking investigation into the role of emotion in determining the political life of the nation. For two decades Drew Westen, professor of psychology and psychiatry at Emory University, has explored a theory of the mind that differs substantially from the more "dispassionate" notions held by most cognitive psychologis ...
Number of pages: 496 | Publication Date: 2008-05-06 | ISBN-13: 9781586485733

The Righteous MindThe Righteous Mind
Jonathan Haidt
New York Times Bestseller   In this “landmark contribution to humanity’s understanding of itself” (The New York Times Book Review) social psychologist Jonathan Haidt challenges conventional thinking about morality, politics, and religion in a way that speaks to conservatives and liberals alike.    Drawing on his twenty five years of groun ...
Number of pages: 528 | Publication Date: 2013-02-12 | ISBN-13: 9780307455772

Political PsychologyPolitical Psychology
George E. Marcus
In Political Psychology: Neuroscience, Genetics, and Politics, scholar George Marcus provides a cutting-edge introduction that discusses the field's origins, evolution, and possibilities. Offering context that other texts typically omit, this unique volume includes a historical account of the ideas that underpin political psychology--ranging from A ...
Number of pages: 336 | Publication Date: 2012-07-24 | ISBN-13: 9780195370645

Political PsychologyPolitical Psychology
In recent decades, research in political psychology has illuminated the psychological processes underlying important political action, both by ordinary citizens and by political leaders. As the world has become increasingly engaged in thinking about politics, this volume reflects exciting new work by political psychologists to understand the psycho ...
Number of pages: 540 | Publication Date: 2016-11-04 | ISBN-13: 9781138802018

Political PsychologyPolitical Psychology
Political psychology is a dynamic subfield at the intersection of psychology and political science. The specific relationship between politics and social psychology has been steadily evolving in recent years, making it a compelling and exciting area of study. The chapters in this reader were written by leading scholars in the areas of political sci ...
Number of pages: 512 | Publication Date: 2004-03-20 | ISBN-13: 9781841690704

The SmearThe Smear
Sharyl Attkisson
New York Times BestsellerEver wonder how politics turned into a take-no-prisoners blood sport? The New York Times bestselling author of Stonewalled pulls back the curtain on the shady world of opposition research and reveals the dirty tricks those in power use to influence your opinions.Behind most major political stories in the modern era, there i ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 2017-06-27 | ISBN-13: 9780062468161

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