Authored Book

Social Psychology



Callaghan J & Lazard L (2011) Social Psychology. Critical Thinking in Psychology. London: SAGE Publications.

This introductory social psychology text addresses the core knowledge domains of the subject, with key chapters on understanding identities, attribution theory, attitudinal research, social influence, racism and prejudice, class and exclusions, methodologies of social psychology and discursive psychology. It provides concise and focused coverage of the central concepts, research and debates in this key area, while developing students' higher level skills. Activities help readers build the underpinning generic critical thinking and transferable skills they need in order to become independent learners, and to meet the relevant requirements of their programme of study.

Title of seriesCritical Thinking in Psychology
Publication date01/08/2011
Publication date online01/08/2011
PublisherSAGE Publications
Publisher URL…ology/book238613
Place of publicationLondon

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Professor Jane Callaghan

Professor Jane Callaghan

Director Child Wellbeing & Protection, Social Work