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Richard (Ed Stevens - Understanding the Self - 9780761950400 - V9780761950400
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Understanding the Self

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Description for Understanding the Self Paperback. This authoritative textbook introduces a broad range of theoretical perspectives that treat the self as a central concern of social psychology. Editor(s): Stevens, Richard. Series: Published in Association with the Open University. Num Pages: 388 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JMS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 192 x 21. Weight in Grams: 750.
`I judge this book to be something of a triumph. It provides many valuable insights into how social psychologists work within different paradigms and with quite different assumptions.... Throughout, the writing is clear, central issues are constantly re-examined, and sight is never lost of the whole "task" of the book... it addresses central issues both adventurously and provocatively. Students who use it are lucky to have such a feast provided, and they are bound to find the material both challenging and stimulating... there is much more about self issues in this text than in any comparable social psychology text. And ... Read more

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SAGE Publications Inc United Kingdom
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Published in Association with The Open University
Signed by the author
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Place of Publication
Thousand Oaks, United States
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`The clarity of the book is exemplary, ideal for students and newcomers to the subject alike. Each chapter introduces where it is going, goes there, summarizes where it has been and suggests sources for further reading. Clinical, literary, anecdotal and experimental findings to intrigue readers are scattered throughout the text and there are many little thought experiments (about the nature ... Read more

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