Social psychology is the study of how individuals affect and are affected by other people and by their social and physical environments. The work of social psychologists allows us to have a better grasp of how group dynamics influence our choices and actions and provides insight into how our social perceptions affect our interactions with other people.
This booklet, A Collection of Social Psychology Articles from APA Journals, features a broad selection of 2015 and 2016 articles from some of the most influential scholars and cutting-edge scientific researchers in social psychology. Article topics include, nature of empathy, goal attainment, parental overaspiration and more.
APA’s Journals Department houses thousands of academic papers and scholarly works on the most important topics in psychology. If you want to stay up to speed on the latest work from your peers, you can learn more about APA’s scientific journal offerings on our website (http://www.apa.org/pubs/journals/).