Hanging Out: The Psychology of Socializing

by
Valerie Hillauthor
Tennille Nicole Allenauthor
Hanging Out: The Psychology of Socializing

20171231

Greenwood

Pages 216
Topics Psychology
  • eBook

    9781440843938

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Table of Contents

Hanging Out: The Psychology of Socializing

Author(s): Hill, Valerie; Allen, Tennille;
Contributors: Hill, Valerie; Allen, Tennille;
Abstract:

How does socializing and "hanging out" with friends play a key role in our lives? This book explores the world of socialization as it occurs in the United States as well as other cultures.


• Examines the ways people socialize at various stages of life, what we give and get as we socialize, and how people socialize across race and gender lines

• Explains the findings of classical and current research regarding socialization without using complex terminology

• Enables readers to gain a better understanding of the importance of socializing and how it influences our everyday lives

• Includes scenarios related to socializing that enable readers to contextualize scientific data and apply this information to real-world experiences

SortTitle: hanging out: the psychology of socializing
Keyword(s): Psychology
Author Info:
Valerie Hillauthor
Tennille Nicole Allenauthor
eISBN-13: 9781440843938
Cover Image URL: ~~FreeAttachments/9781440843938.jpg
Print ISBN-13: 9781440843921
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 216
Publication Date: 20171231
Series: The Psychology of Everyday Life