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Political psychology : new explorations

Political psychology : new explorations

Author: Jon A Krosnick
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, 2017.
Series: Frontiers of social psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

In recent decades, research in political psychology has illuminated the psychological processes underlying important political action, both by ordinary citizens and by political leaders. As the world  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon A Krosnick
ISBN: 9781841694450 1841694452 9781138802018 1138802018 9781315445687 1315445689
OCLC Number: 948360920
Notes: "A Psychology Press book"--Cover.
Description: xiii, 525 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. The Two Core Goals of Political Psychology / I-Chant A. Chiang --
pt. I New Theoretical Perspectives on Political Science Questions --
2. Aspiration-Based Models of Politics / Jonathan Bendor --
3. Experimental Political Philosophy: Justice Judgments in the Hypothetical Society Paradigm / Philip E. Tetlock --
4. Identity Threats and Identity Repairs: How Leaders Construe and Respond to Identity-Threatening Predicaments / Roderick M. Kramer --
5. Toward a Social Psychology of Social Movements / Douglas J. McAdam --
pt. II Determinants of Political Cognition and Behavior --
the Role of Importance --
6. The Origins of Policy Issue Salience: Personal and National Importance Impact on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Emotional Issue Engagement / Leandre R. Fabrigar --
7. The Impact of Policy Change Threat on Financial Contributions to Interest Groups / Laura Dionne --
8. Attitude Importance and Attitude-Relevant Knowledge: Motivator and Enabler / Catherine J. Norris --
9. Presidential Approval and Gas Prices: Sociotropic or Pocketbook Influence? / Jeffrey M. Wooldridge --
10. The Impact of Candidates' Statements about Global Warming on Electoral Success in 2008 to 2015: Evidence Using Five Methodologies / Jon A. Krosnick --
pt. III Challenging Conventional Wisdom about Politics --
11. Racism, Causal Explanations, and Affirmative Action / Kevin Weaver --
12. "Forever Changed?": Some Surprising Findings About U.S. Public Opinion After the Attacks of 9/11/2001 on the U.S. / I-Chant A. Chiang --
13. Trust in Scientists' Statements about the Environment and American Public Opinion on Global Warming / Jon A. Krosnick.
Series Title: Frontiers of social psychology.
Responsibility: edited by Jon A. Krosnick, I-Chant A. Chiang, and Tobias H. Stark.
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