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Social Neuroscience: Integrating Biological and Psychological Explanations of Social Behavior
Eddie Harmon-Jones and Piotr Winkielman
New York, NY
This compelling volume provides a broad and accessible overview of the emerging field of social neuroscience. Showcasing an array of cutting-edge research programs, leading investigators present new approaches to the study of how the brain influences social behavior, and vice versa. The contributors discuss the theoretical advantages of taking a social neuroscience perspective and analyze what their findings reveal about core social psychological phenomena. Essential topics include emotion, motivation, attitudes, person perception, stereotyping and prejudice, and interpersonal relationships.
Bartholow, B. D., & Dickter, C. L. (2007). Social Cognitive Neuroscience of Person Perception: A Selective Review Focused on the Event-Related Brain Potential. Eddie Harmon-Jones and Piotr Winkielman (Ed.), Social Neuroscience: Integrating Biological and Psychological Explanations of Social Behavior (pp. 376-400). New York, NY: Guilford Press. https://scholarworks.wm.edu/asbookchapters/46