Hanging Out: The Psychology of Socializing, 1st Edition

  • Valerie Hill
  • Tennille Nicole Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1440843937
  • ISBN-13: 9781440843938
  • DDC: 303.3
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 196 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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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.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Recent Titles in the Psychology of Everyday Life.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Series Foreword.
Socializing in Everyday Life.
1: What: The Many Forms of Socializing.
2: Why: The Importance of Socializing in Our Lives.
3: How: The Positive and Negative Effects of Socializing.
4: Who: Psychologists’ Theories about Socializing.
5: When: Socializing throughout the Life Cycle.
6: Where: Socializing around the World.
7: Scenarios.
8: Controversies and Debates.
Directory of Resources.
About the Authors and Contributors.