Published October 1998
by Nova Science Publishers .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||256|
"The purpose of this book is to detail the aspects of political psychology in Japan. It describes and analyzes the major characteristics of political behavior and attitudes in this non-western society, starting with the individual level; continuing through political leadership, decision-making and choice; and ending in public/mass behavior, attitudes towards foreigners and foreign countries. Political psychology is a dynamic subfield at the intersection of psychology and political science. The specific relationship between politics and social psychology has been steadily evolving in recent years, making it a compelling and exciting area of study. The chapters in this reader were written by leading scholars in the areas of political /5(2). About this book. A research-based guide to political psychology that is filled with critical arguments from noted experts. Political Psychology is solidly grounded in empirical research and critical arguments. The text puts the emphasis on alternative approaches to psychological enquiry that challenge our traditional assumptions about the world. Political psychology is a dynamic subfield at the intersection of psychology and political science. The specific relationship between politics and social psychology has been steadily evolving in recent years, making it a compelling and exciting area of study.
Japan displays a bigger concern for the dramatic social changes that psychology has caused its nation versus the influence that it could have on the well-being of each individual person. Psychodynamics, for example, didn’t succeed to be truly accepted in Japan and the concepts that Freud introduced in America was also popularly rejected. Historical development of psychology in Japan Nicolas Bosc, Ph.D Tokyo, October Abstract: Psychology in Japan developed gradually since the mid-nineteenth century and the opening of the country after its long feudal period. Foreign cooperation played an important role in this development: Holland, Germany, but especially the U.S are. It represents a profound threat to health, political and economic stability globally. A range of scientific responses are required to help address this emergency, and political psychology has an important role to play. The circumstances we currently face and the challenges inherent in addressing this crisis are political, economic and social. Explorations in Political Psychology, pp. Durham: Duke University Press. [This book has a special emphasis on studies into attitudes, cognition, and decision making.] Knutson J.N., ed. (). Handbook of Political Psychology, pp. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass. [One of the first books on political psychology.
The Journal of Social and Political Psychology (JSPP) is a peer-reviewed open-access journal (without author fees). It publishes articles at the intersection of social and political psychology from different epistemological, methodological, theoretical, and cultural perspectives and from different regions across the globe that substantially advance the understanding of social problems, their. Revisions: November Author Guidelines: Political Psychology Instructions for Contributors. 1. Articles must focus on the relationship(s) between psychological and political processes, and authors should clearly articulate the psychological dimensions of . Jungian psychology has taken a noticeable political turn in the recent years, and analysts and academics whose work draws on Jung’s ideas have made internationally recognised contributions in many humanitarian, communal and political contexts. This book brings together a multidisciplinary and international selection of contributors, all of whom have track records as activists, to discuss. 1 day ago Political psychology applies what is known about human psychology to the study of politics. It examines citizens’ vote choices and public opinion as well as how political leaders deal with threat, mediate political conflicts, and make foreign policy decisions. The second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Political Psychology gathers together a distinguished group of international scholars to.