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Social and Applied Psychology Courses

Welcome to our Social and Applied Psychology publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends


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Applied Psychology

Applied Psychology: Putting Theory into Practice

Second Edition

D. A. Bekerian and A. B. Levey

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Qualitative Interviewing: Conversational Knowledge Through Research Interviews

Second Edition

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$45.00

Svend Brinkmann

9780197648186
Paperback
November 2022

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Free Will: An Opinionated Guide

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$18.95

Alfred R. Mele

9780197574232
Hardcover
August 2022

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Psychopharmacology

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$136.95

Jerry Meyer

9781605359878
Hardcover
May 2022

Unique in its breadth of coverage ranging from historical accounts of drug use to clinical and preclinical behavioral studies, Psychopharmacology is appropriate for undergraduates studying the relationships between the behavioral effects of psychoactive drugs and their mechanisms of action.

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Participatory Action Research: Ethics and Decolonization

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$35.00

Caroline Lenette

9780197644966
Paperback
May 2022

Synthesizes key learnings in contemporary research, with a distinct focus on the challenging aspects of undertaking PAR in practice and strategies to address these.

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Participatory Action Research: Ethics and Decolonization

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$95.00

Caroline Lenette

9780197512456
Hardcover
May 2022

Synthesizes key learnings in contemporary research, with a distinct focus on the challenging aspects of undertaking PAR in practice and strategies to address these.

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Evil in Mind: The Psychology of Harming Others

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$45.00

Christopher T. Burris

9780197637180
Hardcover
April 2022

Offers a systematic, research-based understanding of the phenomenon of evil for an accessible and potentially transformative read.

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Employment Discrimination: A Concise Review of the Legal Landscape

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$90.00

Stephen J. Vodanovich and Deborah E. Rupp

9780190085421
Hardcover
March 2022

As the legal landscape for employment discrimination law is in constant flux, this up-to-date review provides an essential resource for staying current with ever-evolving law and policy.

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Evaluation and Action Research: An Integrated Framework to Promote Data Literacy and Ethical Practices

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$45.00

Linnea L. Rademaker and Elena Y. Polush

9780190921729
Paperback
January 2022

Explores the potential of integrating action research and evaluation frameworks to encourage knowledge democracy, data literacy, and ethical practices

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Drugs: Mind, Body, and Society

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$120.95

Martha S. Rosenthal

9780197585283
Paperback
January 2022

Contemporary, accessible, and fun to read, this text meets students where they are and challenges them to think critically about drugs.

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Discovering Human Sexuality

Fifth Edition

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$116.99

Simon LeVay, Janice Baldwin, and John Baldwin

9780197522608
Looseleaf
October 2020

An evidence-based, accessible introduction to the study of sexuality and the diverse ways in which it brings joys and challenges to our lives

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Discovering Human Sexuality

Fifth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$154.99

Simon LeVay, Janice Baldwin, and John Baldwin

9780197522578
Paperback
October 2020

An evidence-based, accessible introduction to the study of sexuality and the diverse ways in which it brings joys and challenges to our lives

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The Oxford Handbook of Qualitative Research

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$230.00

Patricia Leavy

9780190847388
Hardcover
August 2020

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Exploring the Complexities of Human Action

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$80.00

Catherine Raeff

9780190050436
Hardcover
June 2020

Offers a bold theoretical framework for thinking systematically and integratively about what people do as they go about their lives.

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What's Next in Love and Sex: Psychological and Cultural Perspectives

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$90.00

Elaine Hatfield, Richard L. Rapson, and Jeanette Purvis

9780190647162
Hardcover
March 2020

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Gender, Sex, and Sexualities: Psychological Perspectives

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$51.00

Nancy Dess, Jeanne Marecek, and Leslie Bell

9780190070212
Paperback
July 2019

Offers readers up-to-date knowledge concerning questions about gender, sex, and sexualities, as well as tools for critical analysis.

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Moral Development and Reality: Beyond the Theories of Kohlberg, Hoffman, and Haidt

Fourth Edition

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$61.00

John C. Gibbs

9780190878214
Paperback
May 2019

Explores the nature of moral development, human behavior, and social interconnections.

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Advanced Social Psychology: The State of the Science

Second Edition

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$140.00

Eli J. Finkel and Roy F. Baumeister

9780190635596
Hardcover
April 2019

Provides a graduate-level introduction to social psychology.

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Discovering Human Sexuality, Fourth Edition

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$119.99

Simon LeVay, Janice Baldwin, and John Baldwin

9781605357294
Looseleaf
February 2018

An evidence-based, accessible introduction to the study of sexuality and the diverse ways in which it brings joys and challenges to our lives.

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Gender, Sex, and Sexualities: Psychological Perspectives

Retail Price to Students:

$87.00

Nancy Dess, Jeanne Marecek, and Leslie Bell

9780190658540
Hardcover
February 2018

Offers readers up-to-date knowledge concerning questions about gender, sex, and sexualities, as well as tools for critical analysis.

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Sport Psychology

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$129.99

Catherine Sanderson

9780199917440
Paperback
November 2016

Featuring an engaging narrative and a streamlined format, Sport Psychology provides a comprehensive review of key theories and current research in the field

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