Identity in Modern Society: A Social Psychological Perspective
Copyright © 2004 Bernd Simon
Author(s): Bernd Simon
Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
Print ISBN: 9780631227465
Online ISBN: 9780470773437
About this Book
This book is a social psychological inquiry into identity in modern society.
- Starts from the social psychological premise that identity results from interaction in the social world.
- Reviews and integrates the most influential strands of contemporary social psychology research on identity.
- Brings together North American and European perspectives on social psychology.
- Incorporates insights from philosophy, cognitive neuroscience, psychology, cultural studies, anthropology and sociology.
- Places social identity research in a variety of real-life social contexts.