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
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

Political PsychologyPolitical Psychology
A research-based guide to political psychology that is filled with critical arguments from noted experts Political 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 f ...
Number of pages: 376 | Publication Date: 2018-11-12 | ISBN-13: 9781118929339

Political Psychology in International Relations (Analytical Perspectives On Politics)Political Psychology in International Relations (Analytical Perspectives On Politics)
Rose McDermott
This outstanding book is the first to decisively define the relationship between political psychology and international relations. Written in a style accessible to undergraduates as well as specialists, McDermott's book makes an eloquent case for the importance of psychology to our understanding of global politics. In the wake of September 11, the ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2004-04-12 | ISBN-13: 9780472067015

Personality and the Foundations of Political Behavior (Cambridge Studies in Public Opinion and Political Psychology)Personality and the Foundations of Political Behavior (Cambridge Studies in Public Opinion and Political Psychology)
Jeffery J. Mondak
Personality and the Foundations of Political Behavior is the first study in more than 30 years to investigate the broad significance of personality traits for mass political behavior. Drawing on the Big Five personality trait framework, Jeffery J. Mondak argues that attention to personality provides a valuable means to integrate biological and envi ...
Number of pages: 246 | Publication Date: 2010-06-07 | ISBN-13: 9780521140959

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

Social Psychology of Political Polarization (Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series)Social Psychology of Political Polarization (Claremont Symposium on Applied Social Psychology Series)
The 21st-century political landscape has been defined by deep ideological polarization, and as a result scientific inquiry into the psychological mechanisms underlying this divide has taken on increased relevance. The topic is by no means new to social psychology. Classic literature on intergroup conflict shows how pervasive and intractable these g ...
Number of pages: 226 | Publication Date: 2016-02-19 | ISBN-13: 9781138810648

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