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Psychological and Cultural Foundations of East Asian Cognition, The: Contradiction, Change, and Holism

Editors:
Spencer-Rodgers, Julie (Assistant Professor, California Polytechnic State University)
Peng, Kaiping (Associate Professor of Psychology, University of California at Berkeley)

ISBN:
978 0 19 934854 1
Format:
Hardback
Pages:
624
List price(s):
99.00 USD
64.00 GBP

Publication date:
8 January 2018

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The Psychological and Cultural Foundations of East Asian Cognition is one of the most comprehensive volumes on East Asian cognition and thinking styles to date. This book is also one of the first to bring together a large body of empirical research on two of the most influential theories in culture psychology: naive dialecticism and analytic/holistic thinking.

Biography: 

Julie Spencer-Rodgers graduated from UC Berkeley and is an Associate Professor at the Dept. of Psychology at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. She was awarded the Early Career Award from the International Academy of Intercultural Research and the Otto Klineberg Intercultural and International Relations Award from the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, of which she is a Fellow. Kaiping Peng graduated from the University of Michigan, and is the founding Chair of the Psychology Department at Tsinghua University, and an emeritus professor of the University of California, Berkeley. He is one of the most highly cited social psychologists (APS Observer) and is the author of over 140 articles and several monographs.

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