Book Title: Principles of Social Psychology – 1st International Edition

Author: Dr. Charles Stangor

Book Description: Helping students organize their thinking about social psychology at a conceptual level.

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The first International edition of this textbook provides students with an introduction to the basic concepts and principles of social psychology from an interactionist perspective. The presentation of classic studies and theories are balanced with insights from cutting-edge, contemporary research. An emphasis on real world examples and applications is intended to guide students to critically analyze their situations and social interactions in order to put their knowledge to effective use.

Author

Dr. Charles Stangor

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Principles of Social Psychology - 1st International Edition by Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani and Dr. Hammond Tarry is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

Subject

Social, group or collective psychology

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Title
Principles of Social Psychology – 1st International Edition
Author
Dr. Charles Stangor
Contributors
Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani and Dr. Hammond Tarry
License

Icon for the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

Principles of Social Psychology - 1st International Edition by Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani and Dr. Hammond Tarry is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.

© 2011 Charles Stangor

The textbook content was produced by Charles Stangor and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License, except for the following additions, which are © 2014 Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani and Dr. Hammond Tarry and are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence:

  • Inclusion of new research and theoretical developments.
  • Updated the chapter opening anecdotes and real world examples to make them more relevant for contemporary students.
  • Changed examples, references, and statistics to reflect a more international context.
  • Added overviews of some concepts, theories, and key studies not included in the original edition.
  • Added a list of learning objectives at the start of each chapter.
  • Added a glossary of key terms at the end of the textbook as a quick-reference for students.

In addition, the following changes were made but retain the original Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License:

  • Merging the separate chapters on “Social Learning” and “Social Affect” to create a single “Social Cognition” chapter.

The CC licence permits you to retain, reuse, copy, redistribute, and revise this book for non-commerical purposes—in whole or in part—for free providing the authors are attributed as follows and any shared content retains the same licence:

If you redistribute all or part of this book, you must include the following on the copyright notice page:

Download for free from the B.C. Open Textbook Collection.

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This textbook can be referenced. In APA citation style, it would appear as follows:

Jhangiani, R. and H. Tarry. (2014) Principles of Social Psychology – 1st International Edition. Victoria, B.C.: BCcampus. Retrieved from https://opentextbc.ca/socialpsychology/

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Primary Subject
Social, group or collective psychology
Publisher
BCcampus
Publication Date
September 26, 2014