Social Neuroscience : Integrating Biological and Psychological Explanations of Social Behavior Hardback
Edited by Eddie Harmon-Jones, Piotr Winkielman
This compelling volume provides a broad and accessible overview of the emerging field of social neuroscience.
Showcasing an array of cutting-edge research programs, leading investigators present new approaches to the study of how the brain influences social behavior, and vice versa.
The contributors discuss the theoretical advantages of taking a social neuroscience perspective and analyze what their findings reveal about core social psychological phenomena.
Essential topics include emotion, motivation, attitudes, person perception, stereotyping and prejudice, and interpersonal relationships.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 512 pages
- Publisher: Guilford Publications
- Publication Date: 08/03/2007
- Category: Neurosciences
- ISBN: 9781593854041