Essential social psychology

Richard J. Crisp, Rhiannon N. Turner, Rose Meleady

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Essential Social Psychology introduces you to the core topics in Social Psychology, covering its history, methods, and approaches, as well as helping you grasp key topics such as social influence, group processes, prejudice, friendship, affiliation, and love.

This new edition has a strong emphasis on real-world applications, for example exploring how social psychology was applied during the Covid-19 pandemic. It has been updated to include more in-depth coverage of contemporary topics such as social media, the digital world, as well as social justice topics, such as LGBTQ+ issues in psychology.

This book is ideal for undergraduate students of social psychology.

Original languageEnglish
PublisherSAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages560
ISBN (Electronic)9781529678536
ISBN (Print)9781529667981, 9781529667998
Publication statusPublished - 29 Mar 2024


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