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Published: 16 August 2016

408 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199989973

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Influencing Social Policy

Applied Psychology Serving the Public Interest

Kenneth I. Maton

Advances in Community Psychology

  • Includes multiple case examples of psychologists successfully influencing social policy
  • Based on the author's interviews with 79 applied psychologists about their involvement in the policy arena
  • Covers a broad range of social policy content areas
  • Author discusses in detail four specific policy influence skills found to be effective

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