Chapter Two. The Cultural Grounding of Social Psychological Theory

  1. Abraham Tesser and
  2. Norbert Schwarz
  1. Joan G. Miller

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998519.ch2

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intraindividual Processes

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intraindividual Processes

How to Cite

Miller, J. G. (2001) The Cultural Grounding of Social Psychological Theory, in Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intraindividual Processes (eds A. Tesser and N. Schwarz), Blackwell Publishers Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470998519.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210337

Online ISBN: 9780470998519

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Keywords:

  • psychological theory;
  • evolutionary theory;
  • cultural considerations;
  • psychological phenomena;
  • social psychology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Perspectives on Culture in Psychology

  • The Cultural Grounding of Psychological Processes

  • Self-esteem and Well-being

  • Emotions and Motivation

  • Implications