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Social psychology print that page


Social psychologists typically explain human behavior as a result of the interaction of mental states and immediate social situations . In Kurt Lewin 's conceptual formula, behavior can be viewed as a function of the person in the environment, B = f ( P , E ). [ 2 ] In general, social

Social psychology (sociology) print that page

Sociological social psychology was born in 1902 with the landmark study by sociologist Charles Horton Cooley , Human Nature and the Social Order , which presented Cooley's concept of the looking glass self . The first textbook in social psychology by a sociologist appeared in 1908 —

wikipedia.org | 2011/9/28 11:49:51

T-group (social psychology) print that page

culture initiatives. Carl Rogers reportedly described the T-group as "...the most significant social invention of the century." A number of experimental studies have been undertaken with the aim of determining what effects, if any, participating in a T-group has on the participants. For

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Reciprocity (social psychology) print that page

Reciprocal actions are important to social psychology as they can help explain the maintenance of social norms . If a sufficient proportion of the population interprets the breaking of a social norm by another as a hostile action and if these people are willing to take (potentially costly

wikipedia.org | 2011/9/25 6:58:43

Institute of Social Psychology print that page

The Institute of Social Psychology is a prestigious and reputable centre for the study, teaching, and research of Social Psychology , and its students and staff members are often of extremely high ability. The Institute of Social Psychology is a thriving centre [ citation needed ] for

wikipedia.org | 2011/5/24 21:11:07

Evolutionary psychology print that page


The adaptationist approach is steadily increasing as an influence in the general field of psychology . [ 2 ] [ 3 ] Evolutionary psychologists suggest that EP is not simply a subdiscipline of psychology but that evolutionary theory can provide a foundational, metatheoretical framework that

Social Psychology (scientific journal) print that page

readers, the journal switched to English as the sole publishing language, and changed its title to Social Psychology (now published by Hogrefe Publishing, Göttingen, Germany). Information on the more recent history of the journal is provided in yearly editorials. [ 1 ] [ 2 ] [ edit ]

wikipedia.org | 2010/9/26 18:57:56

Environmental psychology print that page


The origins of this field of study are unknown, however, Willy Hellpach is said to be the first to mention “Environmental Psychology” . One of his books, Geopsyche discusses topics such as how the sun and the moon affect human activity, the impact of extreme environments, and the effects

Journal of Social Psychology print that page


The Journal of Social Psychology ( JSP ) is a monthly psychology journal published by Routledge , who acquired it from Heldref Publications in 2009. The journal was founded in 1929 by John Dewey and Carl Murchison . It publishes original empirical research in all areas of basic and applied

Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology print that page

The Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology is an academic journal that reviews and reports "concepts, methods and experience" that relate, within the context of community , to individual and social behaviour problems from the perspective of social psychology . The journal

wikipedia.org | 2010/9/26 3:22:07