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Social Psychology Hardcover + Digital Product License Key Folder with eBook and InQuizitive Registration Card, 5th Edition

  • Tom Gilovich
  • Dacher Keltner
  • Serena Chen
  • Richard E. Nisbett
  • ISBN-10: 0393667693
  • ISBN-13: 9780393667691
  • 0 Pages | Best Buy Package
  • COPYRIGHT: 2019 Published
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About the Product

A critical thinking approach emphasizing science and applications

An award-winning author team challenges students to think critically about the concepts, controversies, and applications of social psychology using abundant tools, both in text and online. (NEW) infographics examine important topics like social class, social media effects, and research methodology. InQuizitive online assessment reinforces fundamental concepts, and PowerPoints, test questions, and (NEW) Concept Videos, will help you create the best course materials in the shortest amount of time.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: An Invitation to Social Psychology
Chapter 2: The Methods of Social Psychology
Chapter 3: The Social Self
Chapter 4: Social Cognition: Thinking about People and Situations
Chapter 5: Social Attribution: Explaining Behavior
Chapter 6: Emotion
Chapter 7: Attitudes, Behavior, and Rationalization
Chapter 8: Persuasion
Chapter 9: Social Influence
Chapter 10: Relationships and Attraction
Chapter 11: Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination
Chapter 12: Groups
Chapter 13: Aggression
Chapter 14: Altruism and Cooperation

Application Module 1: Social Psychology and Heath
Application Module 2: Social Psychology and Education
Application Module 3: Social Psychology and the Law

New to this edition

  • ENCOURAGES STUDENTS TO THINK CRITICALLY AND APPLY WHAT THEY LEARN Critical thinking and real-world application are important skills for the students in this course. This text reinforces these skills throughout each chapter from start to finish. NEW infographics ask students to take a closer look at engaging data, and “Focus On” features highlight the applications of social psychology findings to real-life situations.
  • HELPS STUDENTS UNDERSTAND THE SCIENCE OF THE FIELD An award-winning author team wrote the first research-based approach to social psychology. Every chapter showcases the empirical basis of social psychology concepts. It is important for students taking this course to realize that the concepts they learn are verifiable by observation or experience rather than theory or pure logic.
  • INNOVATIVE, HIGH-QUALITY TEACHING RESOURCES SAVE YOU TIME Our test bank, PowerPoints, and NEW Concept Videos save you time and effort when preparing for lecture or assessment. All support materials have been vetted for accuracy and offer solutions for expert teachers and new instructors alike. You can also take advantage of the PowerPoint slides developed and used by the text authors themselves.