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Title Readings in social psychology : general, classic, and contemporary selections / [compiled by] Wayne A. Lesko
Edition Fifth edition
Published Boston : Allyn and Bacon, [2003]


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Description xiv, 402 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Folk wisdom: was your grandmother right? / Robert Epstein -- Human use of human subjects: the problem of deception in social psychological experiments / Herbert C. Kelman -- "That's completely obvious ... and important": Lay judgments of social psychological findings / F.D. Richard, Charles F. Bond, Jr., and Juli J. Stokes-Zoota -- The new-boy network: what do job interviews really tell us? / Malcolm Gladwell -- The warm-cold variable in first impressions of persons / Harold H. Kelley -- Detecting deceit via analysis of verbal and nonverbal behavior / Aldert Vrij, Katherine Edward, Kim P. Roberts and Ray Bull -- Some systematic biases of everyday judgment / Thomas Gilovich -- Cognitive, social, and physiological determinants of emotional state / Stanley Schachter and Jerome E. Singer -- "I knew we would win": hindsight bias for favorable and unfavorable team decision outcomes / Therese A. Louie, Mary T. Curren, and Katrin R. Harich -- Don't even think about it! / Michael Ventura -- Cognitive consequences of forced compliance / Leon Festinger and James M. Carlsmith -- Do attitudes affect memory? Tests of the congeniality hypothesis / Alice H. Eagly, Patrick Kulesa, Serena Chen and Shelly Chaiken -- The many me's of the self-monitor / Mark Snyder -- The measurement of psychological androgyny / Sandra L. Bem -- Adolescents' use of tobacco, health locus of control, and self-monitoring / Melanie Booth-Butterfield, Robert H. Anderson and Steve Booth-Butterfield -- Where bias begins: the truth about stereotypes / Annie Murphy Paul -- Attitudes vs. actions / Richard T. LaPiere -- An attribution-value model of prejudice: anti-fat attitudes in six nations / Christian S. Crandall, Silvana d'Anello, Nuray Sakalli, Eleana Lazarus, Grazyna Wieczorkowska and N.T. Feather -- The biology of beauty / Geoffrey Cowley -- What is beautiful is good / Karen Dion, Ellen Berscheid and Elaine Walster -- Physical and psychological correlates of appearance orientation / Caroline Davis, Michelle Dionne and Barbara Shuster
Will your marriage last? / Aviva Patz -- "Playing hard to get": understanding an elusive phenomenon / Elaine Hatfield, G. William Walster, Jane Piliavin and Lynn Schmidt -- Perception of physical attractiveness throughout loving relationships / Carlos Yela and Jose Luis Sangrador -- The education of a torturer / Janice T. Gibson and Mika Haritos-Fatouros -- Behavioral study of obedience / Stanley Milgram -- Doing what the mob do: priming effects on conformity / Louise Pendry and Rachael Carrick -- Why don't moral people act morally? Motivational considerations / C. Daniel Batson and Elizabeth R. Thompson -- "From Jerusalem to Jericho": A study of situational and dispositional variables in helping behavior / John M. Darley and C. Daniel Batson -- Bystander attitudes toward victims of violence: who's worth helping? / Mary R. Laner, Mary H. Benin and Nicole A. Ventrone -- Bad girls / Barry Yeoman -- Transmission of aggression through imitation of aggressive models / Albert Bandura, Dorothea Ross and Sheila A. Ross -- Heat and violence / Craig A. Anderson -- Groupthink / Irving L. Janis -- The effect of threat upon interpersonal bargaining / Morton Deutsch and Robert M. Krauss -- Testing the groupthink model: effects of promotional leadership and conformity predisposition / Noni Richardson Ahlfinger and James K. Esser -- Juries and justice: is the system obsolete? / Barbara Bradley -- Beautiful but dangerous: effects of offender attractiveness and nature of the crime on juridic judgment / Harold Sigall and Nancy Ostrove -- Aversive racism and selection decisions: 1989 and 1999 / John F. Dovidio and Samuel L. Gaertner -- Research to the heart of the matter / Rebecca A. Clay -- Territorial defense and the good neighbor / Robert Sommer and Franklin D. Becker -- Satisfaction in a dormitory building: the effects of floor height on the perception of room size and crowding / Naz Kaya and Feyzan Erkip
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Social psychology.
Author Lesko, Wayne A.
LC no. 2002023211
ISBN 0205338070 paperback