Versioning History

This page lists major changes to this book.



2019 UBC PSYCH 308A adaptation published

The section on leadership was removed, and the whole chapter on competition and cooperation was condensed and melded into the chapter on working groups. Numerous key vocabulary terms (along with their accompanying sections) were removed.

2014 First International Edition by Rajiv Jhangiani and Hammond Terry published.

The following additions, which are (c)2014 Dr. Rajiv Jhangiani and (c)2014 Dr. Hammond Tarry and are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

  • Inclusion of new research and theoretical developments.
  • Updated the chapter opening anecdotes and real world examples to make them more relevant for contemporary students.
  • Changed examples, references, and statistics to reflect a more international context.
  • Added overviews of some concepts, theories, and key studies not included in the original edition.
  • Added a list of learning objectives at the start of each chapter.
  • Added a glossary of key terms at the end of the textbook as a quick-reference for students.

In addition, the following changes were made but retain the original Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License:

  • Merging the separate chapters on “Social Learning” and “Social Affect” to create a single “Social Cognition” chapter.
2013 Principles of Social Psychology by Charles Stangor published under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.


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