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£57.00

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Published: 26 April 2018

400 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190492908


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Socio-Economic Environment and Human Psychology

Social, Ecological, and Cultural Perspectives

Edited by Ayse K. Üskül and Shigehiro Oishi

  • Brings together a variety of disciplinary approaches (economics, epidemiology, anthropology, sociology, evolutionary biology, and cultural psychology) to the study of human psychology embedded in the economic environment
  • Highlights how the link between the economic environment and human psychology can be studied using different disciplinary approaches
  • Emphasizes the role played by different aspects of the economy (economic conditions, changes, threats, activities, inequality, and structures) in the shaping of human psychological make-up
  • Underlines the importance of studying individuals as embedded within the external (economic) circumstances through which they have to navigate