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Political Behavior: An Overview

Edward G. Carmines and Robert Huckfeldt

in A New Handbook of Political Science

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198294719
eISBN:
9780191599361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198294719.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Reference

Provides an overview of the ways political scientists have explained political behaviour. Traces the development of approaches from the early electoral studies to economic models, to combinations of ... More


On Studying Governments

Rudy B. Andeweg

in Governing Europe

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199250158
eISBN:
9780191599439
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199250154.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter gives an overview of approaches to the study of governments, building explicitly on the work of A. King (1975) and C. Campbell (1993), who, respectively, offered three research themes ... More


Introduction: Normative Conceptions of Democratic Citizenship and Evolving Empirical Research

Eugene Borgida, Christopher M. Federico, and John L. Sullivan

in The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195335453
eISBN:
9780199893904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335453.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In contemporary social-scientific work on citizenship and current challenges to the effective practice of citizenship, fragmentation in analysis and focus seems to be the rule. While scholars in ... More


Political Psychology: The Promise of (and Impediments to) Synergistic Interdisciplinary Scholarship

Lindsey C. Levitan, Penny S. Visser, and Susan T. Fiske

in The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195335453
eISBN:
9780199893904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335453.003.0015
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The field of political psychology is currently flourishing, owing by and large to the strength it draws from its interdisciplinary nature. Interdisciplinary connections can generally be characterized ... More


The Political Psychology of Genocide

Kristen Renwick Monroe

in Ethics in an Age of Terror and Genocide: Identity and Moral Choice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151373
eISBN:
9781400840366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151373.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Social Psychology and Interaction

This chapter focuses on why all of the participants—rescuers, bystanders, or perpetrators—had claimed that they had no choice in how they treated others during World War II. It argues that self-image ... More


On Behalf of Others: The Psychology of Care in a Global World

Sarah Scuzzarello, Catarine Kinnvall, and Kristen R. Monroe

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195385557
eISBN:
9780199864669
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385557.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Health Psychology

What are the critical issues underlying the psychology of ethics and care in a global world? This exciting volume argues that globalization, multiculturalism, and group conflict must be ... More


The Enlightenment of Sympathy: Justice and the Moral Sentiments in the Eighteenth Century and Today

Michael L. Frazer

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195390667
eISBN:
9780199866687
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390667.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Although known as “the age of reason,” the eighteenth century was actually an era in which many leading moral and political philosophers placed equal emphasis on feeling. While Enlightenment ... More


Introduction

Kristen Renwick Monroe

in Ethics in an Age of Terror and Genocide: Identity and Moral Choice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151373
eISBN:
9781400840366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151373.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Social Psychology and Interaction

This chapter reflects on the curious puzzle of how identity can influence moral choice, and why. In so doing the chapter discusses the background context within which this volume operates, as it ... More


Measuring Everyday Perceptions of the Distribution of the American Electorate

Charles M. Judd, Leaf Van Boven, Michaela Huber, and Ana P. Nunes

in Improving Public Opinion Surveys: Interdisciplinary Innovation and the American National Election Studies

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691151458
eISBN:
9781400840298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691151458.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter investigates perceptions of policy and partisan polarization through the use of an interactive histogram procedure (in which respondents were asked to raise and lower bars to reflect ... More


What Has Political Psychology to Offer Regarding Democratic Citizenship?

George E. Marcus

in The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195335453
eISBN:
9780199893904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335453.003.0016
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

A large body of psychological research on citizen competence has resoundingly suggested that citizens are ill-equipped to meet the demands of sound democratic decision making. This chapter challenges ... More


The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship

Eugene Borgida, Christopher M Federico, and John L Sullivan (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195335453
eISBN:
9780199893904
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335453.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

While scholars in political science, social psychology and mass communications have made notable contributions to our understanding of democratic citizenship, they concentrate on very different ... More


Tweeting to Power: The Social Media Revolution in American Politics

Jason Gainous and Kevin M. Wagner

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199965076
eISBN:
9780199350476
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199965076.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Using theory and data from leading online social media, Gainous and Wagner illustrate how platforms such as Twitter and Facebook are bypassing traditional media and creating a new forum for the ... More


Introduction

Catarina Kinnvall and Paul Nesbitt-Larking

in The Political Psychology of Globalization: Muslims in the West

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747542
eISBN:
9780199897254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747542.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 1 introduces the central argument of the book by addressing a critically important matter that has so far been only gestured toward in the vast literature on globalization: the political ... More


The Political Psychology of Globalization: Muslims in the West

Catarina Kinnvall and Paul Nesbitt-Larking

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199747542
eISBN:
9780199897254
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199747542.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In an era of global risk and uncertainty, individuals and political communities have been exposed to an increasingly broad and unpredicted range of economic, strategic, cultural, and political ... More


The Nature of Reconciliation as an Outcome and as a Process

Daniel Bar-Tal and Gemma H. Bennink

in From Conflict Resolution to Reconciliation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195166439
eISBN:
9780199849796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195166439.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Reconciliation is now being considered in the areas of political science and political psychology because of the notion that peacemaking should be looked into with a macrosocietal perspective, thus ... More


Philosophical Psychology with Political Intent

Michael A. Neblo

in The Affect Effect: Dynamics of Emotion in Political Thinking and Behavior

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226574417
eISBN:
9780226574431
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226574431.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes how three philosophers' thinking about the emotions continues to be relevant for political psychology, arguing that philosophers such as Plato, Aristotle, and David Hume were ... More


Positive Evolutionary Psychology: Darwin's Guide to Living a Richer Life

Glenn Geher and Nicole Wedberg

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780190647124
eISBN:
9780190647155
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190647124.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology, Social Psychology

Positive evolutionary psychology is essentially the use of evolutionary psychological principles and research to help advance the goals associated with positive psychology. Positive psychologists ... More


The Blair Identity: Leadership and Foreign Policy

Stephen Benedict Dyson

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079993
eISBN:
9781781702178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079993.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Why did Tony Blair take Britain to war with Iraq? Because, this book argues, he was following the core political beliefs and style—the Blair identity—manifest and consistent throughout his decade in ... More


The World the Revolution Made: Political Process and Mental Transformation

Jennifer L. Lambe

in Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469631028
eISBN:
9781469631042
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469631028.003.0007
Subject:
History, Latin American History

Chapter 6 argues that the project of mental transformation in the service of revolution transpired largely beyond the institution. Imbued with the utopian spirit of social engineering, mental health ... More


The Path to Gay Rights: How Activism and Coming Out Changed Public Opinion

Jeremiah J. Garretson

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479822133
eISBN:
9781479824236
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479822133.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Why Tolerance Triumphed is the first accessible, data-driven account of how the LGBTQ movement achieved its most unexpected victory---the liberalization of mass opinion on gay rights. The current ... More


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