Attitudes and Attitude Change (Social Psychology: A Modular by Tobias Vogel,Michaela Wanke

By Tobias Vogel,Michaela Wanke

Attitudes were a primary subject in social psychology from its early beginnings. yet what precisely are attitudes, the place do they arrive from, and the way can they be converted? the general objective of Attitudes and perspective Change is to supply scholars with a complete and available creation to those uncomplicated matters within the mental research of attitudes.

In 4 elements, readers know about how attitudes may be measured, how attitudes are formed during lifestyles, how they're replaced via people, and at last, how attitudes in flip impact our recommendations and behaviour. This thoroughly revised and up to date moment variation covers many fresh advancements and experiences state-of-the-art learn whereas additionally addressing the vintage findings and theories that complicated the sector. as well as integrating the newly emerged subject matters of implicit attitudes and up to date types in regards to the coexistence of specific and implicit attitudes, this variation additionally provides chapters on social impact and resistance to persuasion.

This complete and simple publication rigorously balances theoretical underpinnings and empirical findings with utilized examples to let readers to exploit the insights of perspective study for sensible purposes. serious discussions additionally instigate readers to increase their very own considering on key themes.

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