Exploring Social Psychology https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1259880885.jpeg 8 9781259880889
Exploring Social Psychology

Exploring Social Psychology

8th Edition
By David Myers
ISBN10: 1259880885
ISBN13: 9781259880889
Copyright: 2018
Product Details +
Read more +

Lowest Price

Rent eBook (180 Days)

video thumbnail
video thumbnail

Learn more about the ebook



Purchase Options

Students, we’re committed to providing you with high-value course solutions backed by great service and a team that cares about your success. See tabs below to explore options and pricing. Don't forget, we accept financial aid and scholarship funds in the form of credit or debit cards.

McGraw-Hill eBook

  • Rent or purchase for a fraction of the printed textbook price
  • Easily highlight, take notes and search
  • Download the free ReadAnywhere App for offline access and anytime reading
  • Watch a quick video to learn more
  • Note: the eBook does not include access to Connect. If your instructor assigned Connect, click the "Digital" tab.

Rent Monthly 



Rent (180 Day)





Loose-Leaf Purchase

  • Purchase un-bound 3-ring binder ready textbook
  • Flexibility and ease of selecting chapters to take where you want to go

What are my shipping options?

ISBN10: 1260151921 | ISBN13: 9781260151923




  • Personalize your learning, save time completing homework, and possibly earn a better grade
  • Access to eBook, homework and adaptive assignments, videos, and study resources
  • Download free ReadAnywhere App for offline access to eBook for anytime reading
  • Connect may be assigned as part of your grade. Check with your instructor to see if Connect is used in your course.

See how Connect works >

ISBN10: 1259956156 | ISBN13: 9781259956157

6 Month


Connect + Loose Leaf

  • Personalize your learning, save time completing homework, and possibly earn a better grade
  • Access to eBook, homework and adaptive assignments, videos, and study resources
  • Download free ReadAnywhere App for offline access to eBook for anytime reading
  • Purchase un-bound 3-ring binder ready textbook
  • Flexibility and ease of selecting chapters to take where you want to go

See how Connect works >

What are my shipping options?

ISBN10: 1260150003 | ISBN13: 9781260150001



The estimated amount of time this product will be on the market is based on a number of factors, including faculty input to instructional design and the prior revision cycle and updates to academic research-which typically results in a revision cycle ranging from every two to four years for this product. Pricing subject to change at any time.

Program Details

PART ONE Introducing Social Psychology
MODULE 1: Doing Social Psychology
MODULE 2: Did You Know It All Along?

MODULE 3: Self-Concept: Who Am I?
MODULE 4: Self-Serving Bias 
MODULE 5: Narcissism and the Limits of Self-Esteem 
MODULE 6: The Fundamental Attribution Error 
MODULE 7: The Powers and Perils of Intuition 
MODULE 8: Reasons for Unreason 
MODULE 9: Behavior and Belief 
MODULE 10: Clinical Intuition 
MODULE 11: Clinical Therapy: The Powers of Social Cognition 

PART THREE Social Influence 
MODULE 12: Human Nature and Cultural Diversity 
MODULE 13: Gender, Genes, and Culture 
MODULE 14: How Nice People Get Corrupted
MODULE 15: Two Routes to Persuasion 
MODULE 16: Indoctrination and Inoculation 
MODULE 17: The Mere Presence of Others 
MODULE 18: Many Hands Make Diminished Responsibility 
MODULE 19: Doing Together What We Would Not Do Alone 
MODULE 20: How Do Groups Intensify Decisions? 
MODULE 21: Power to the Person 

PART FOUR Social Relations 
MODULE 22: The Reach of Prejudice 
MODULE 23: The Roots of Prejudice 
MODULE 24: The Nature and Nurture of Aggression 
MODULE 25: Do the Media Influence Social Behavior? 
MODULE 26: Who Likes Whom? 
MODULE 27: The Ups and Downs of Love 
MODULE 28: Causes of Conflict 
MODULE 29: Blessed Are the Peacemakers 
MODULE 30: When Do People Help? 
MODULE 31: Social Psychology and the Sustainable Future 

About the Author

David Myers

David Myers is the John Dirk Werkman Professor of Psychology at Hope College where he has taught for the past 30 years.  David Myers' love of teaching psychology has been rewarded by students on many occasions with numerous “Outstanding Professor” awards.  An award-winning researcher, Dr. Myers received the Gordon Allport Prize from Division 9 of the American Psychological Association for his work on group polarization.  His scientific articles have appeared in more than two dozen journals, including Science, American Scientist, Psychological Bulletin, and Psychological Science.  He has served his discipline as consulting editor to the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology and the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.


Find out more about our affordable course material programs.

Reduce course material costs for your students while still providing full access to everything they need to be successful. It isn't too good to be true - it's Inclusive Access.

Learn more about Inclusive Access here.

When your students still want a book but don't want to keep it, McGraw-Hill's Textbook Rental program provides students with our latest editions at our most affordable hardcover prices.

Learn more about our Textbook Rental program.

Want more information?

Our Learning Technology Representatives can help.


By prompting students to engage with key concepts, while continually adapting to their individual needs, Connect activates learning and empowers students to take control resulting in better grades and increased retention rates. Proven online content integrates seamlessly with our adaptive technology, and helps build student confidence outside of the classroom.

Learn More


Available within Connect, SmartBook actively tailors content to the individual student- The more a student interacts with SmartBook, the better it gets to know what they know and what they don’t know, helping students to maximize study time. By providing students with a safe place to make mistakes, showing them the areas they need to work on most, and by giving them consistent, personalized feedback at the exact moment they need it, SmartBook helps them to bridge their knowledge gaps and come to class prepared.

Learn More

Concept Clips

Using easy-to-understand analogies, visual cues, and colorful animations, Concept Clips make Psychology meaningful to everyday life by helping students break down key themes and difficult concepts in Psychology.

Newsflash exercises

Newsflash exercises tie current news stories to key psychological principles and learning objectives while assessing students on their ability to make connections between real life and research findings.


Interactivities allow students to experience and apply their understanding of Psychology to the world with fun and stimulating activities.

How to Access Instructor Tools for your Course

Your text has great instructor tools – like presentation slides, instructor manuals, test banks and more. Follow the steps below to access your instructor resources or watch the step-by-step video.
  1. To get started, you'll need to visit connect.mheducation.com to sign in. (If you do not have an account, you'll need to request one from your MH rep. To find your rep – visit the Find Your Rep page).
  2. Then, under "Find a Title," you'll search by title, author or subject.
  3. Select your desired title and create a course. (Note – you do not have to create assignments, just a course instance)
  4. Then go to your Connect course homepage.
  5. In the top navigation, select library to access the instructor resources that accompany the title.