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Advances in Experimental Social Psychology

Advances in Experimental Social Psychology continues to be one of the most sought after and most often cited series in this field. Containing contributions of major empirical and theoretical interest, this series represents the best and the brightest in new research, theory, and practice in social psychology.

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Researchers, librarians, and academics in social psychology and personality.

Hardbound, 328 Pages

Published: July 2010

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-380946-9


  • 1. The planning fallacy: Cognitive, motivational, and social origins -

    Roger Buehler

    Dale Griffin

    Johanna Peetz

    2. Optimal distinctiveness theory: A framework for social cognition and intergroup relations -

    Geoffrey J. Leonardelli

    Cynthia L. Pickett

    Marilynn B. Brewer

    3. Varieties of psychological license -

    Dale T. Miller

    Daniel A. Effron

    4. Beyond productivity loss in brainstorming groups: The evolution of a question -

    Wolfgang Stroebe

    Bernard A. Nijstad

    Eric F. Rietzschel

    5. Evaluative conditioning: The "how" question -

    Christopher R. Jones

    Michael A. Olson

    Russell H. Fazio

    6. Evaluations that immerse or transcend: Flexibility, consistency, and the function of construal -

    Alison Ledgerwood

    Yaacov Trope


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