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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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Key Features

  • One of the most sought after and most often cited series in this field
  • Contains contributions of major empirical and theoretical interest
  • Represents the best and the brightest in new research, theory, and practice in social psychology

Readership

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

Table of Contents

Contributors

Chapter One. The I3 Model: Metatheory, Theory, and Evidence

Abstract

1 The Study of Behavior in Psychology

2 Theory and Metatheory

3 The I3 Model

4 The Challenge of Operationalization

5 Perfect Storm Theory

6 Discussion

7 Conclusion

Acknowledgments

References

Further Reading

Chapter Two. Immanent Justice Reasoning: Theory, Research, and Current Directions

Abstract

1 Introduction

2 Piaget and Developmental Stage Theories of Immanent Justice Reasoning

3 Do Adults Engage in Immanent Justice Reasoning?

4 Why Do Adults Engage in Immanent Justice Reasoning?

5 Intuitions of Immanent Justice

6 Other Factors that Underpin Immanent Justice Reasoning

7 Current Directions and Avenues for Future Research

8 Conclusions

References

Chapter Three. The Fading Affect Bias: Its History, Its Implications, and Its Future

Abstract

1 The FAB: Early Research

2 The FAB: Contemporary Research

3 A Theoretical Context for the FAB

4 The FAB: What Does the Future Hold?

5 Summary and Overview

References

Chapter Four. Threat and Defense: From Anxiety to Approach

Abstract

1 Theories Explaining People’s Defensive Reactions to Threat

2 A General Process Model of Threat and Defense

3 Components of the Process Model of Threat and Defense

4 Outlook

References

Chapter Five. Mood and Processing Effort: The Mood-Congruent Expectancies Approach

Abstract

1 Introduction

2 An Organizing Framework

3 Approaches and Findings on Mood and Processing Effort

4 The Mood-Congruent Expectancies Approach

5 Research Program

6 Implications

7 Reappraisal and Future Research

8 Summary and Conclusion

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Details

No. of pages:
392
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
eBook ISBN:
9780128003589
Print ISBN:
9780128000526