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Syllabi

FEATURED: Pulse Nightclub Tragedy in Orlando Syllabus
by Kathryn Boucher, Kim Case, David Livert, Abby Mann, Kathryn Oleson, and Wendy Williams


Community Psychology
Community Psychology, by Mirella Stroink, Lakehead University
Introduction to Community Psychology, by Charlene Baker, University of Hawaii, Manoa
Community Interventions, by Charlene Baker, University of Hawaii, Manoa

Conflict Resolution
Critical Problems in Social Psychology Justice and Social Conflicts by Yuen Huo, University of California

Environmental Psychology
Psychology of Environmental Issues by Colleen F. Moore, University of Wisconsin
Ecological Psychology by Jeff Sinn, Winthrop University, SC
Environmental Psychology by Britton Mace, Southern Utah University
Environmental Psychology Syllabi and Course Descriptions
          [Teaching Psychology for Sustainability: A Manual of Resources]
Conservation Psychology Syllabi and Course Descriptions
          [Teaching Psychology for Sustainability: A Manual of Resources]

Global Feminisms
Psychology of Social Change: Gender and Global Feminisms
Our Complex Selves: The Intersecting Identities of Gender, Sexuality, Race, and Ethnicity
Feminism and History
Women's Studies Capstone Seminar
Advanced Topics in Women's and Gender Studies: Chinese Feminisms in a Global World
Approaches to Feminist Scholarship in the Social Sciences
Feminist Practices in a Global Context

Health Psychology
Health Psychology by Gretchen Chapman, State University of New Jersey
Health Psychology by Clara B. Jones, Fayetteville State University of North Carolina
Emotions, Stress and Health by Alex Zautra, Arizona State University
Teaching Health Psychology [Web Resources Maintained by APA Division 38, Health Psychology]
Health Psychology Syllabi [Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology, Project Syllabus]

Political Psychology and Activism
Political Psychology, by Christopher Weber, Louisiana State University
Political Psychology, by John T. Jost and Tom R. Tyler, New York University
The Psychology of Political Activism, by Lauren E. Duncan, Smith College

Poverty and Homelessness
Poverty in the Midst of Plenty: Homelessness, and What to Do About It by Beth Shinn, New York University

Prejudice and Intergroup Relations
Pulse Nightclub Tragedy in Orlando Syllabus by Kathryn Boucher, Jamie Franco-Zamudio, David Livert, Abby Mann, Kathryn Oleson, and Wendy Williams
Equality and Inequality, by Kevin Lanning and Christopher Strain, Florida Atlantic University
Intergroup Relations, by Nyla Branscombe, University of Kansas
Intergroup Emotions, by Nyla Branscombe, University of Kansas
Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination, by Yuen Huo, University of California
Social Stigma, by Stacey Sinclair, University of Virginia  
Peace Psychology Resource Project [Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence; Peace Psychology, APA Division 48]
Multicultural Issues in Psychology: Theory, Research, & Practices, by Lisa Bowleg, University of Rhode Island
Understanding and Confronting Racism, by Kendrick Brown, Macalester College
Prejudice and Discrimination: Psychological Bases and Policy Implications, by Jack Glaser, University of Berkely
Prejudice, Stigma, and Intergroup Relations, by Dana S. Dunn, Moravian College
Principles of Individual and Collective Irrationality, by Robyn M. Dawes
Psychology of Hate, by Toni L. Bisconti
Hate Crimes, by Phyllis B. Gerstenfeld, California State University, Stanislaus 
Psychology of Hate Readings, by Toni L. Bisconti
Psychology of Intergroup Relations, by Luis A. Vega
Psychology of Prejudice, by Pamela L.Gist
Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination, by Susan B. Goldstein
Psychology of Prejudice and Stereotyping, by Nilanjana Dasgupta
Racial Prejudice and Political Intolerance, by Donald Green
Stereotyping and Prejudice across Cultures, by Nyla Branscombe
Stereotyping, Prejudice, Stigma, & Marginality in Educational Settings, by William Perez

Psychology and the Law
Law and Behavioral Science by Dr. Richard L. Wiener, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Forensic Psychology Syllabi [Office of Teaching Resources in Psychology, Project Syllabus]

Violence and Aggression
Women, Violence and Victimization by Irene Hanson Frieze, University of Pittsburgh
Youth Violence by Steven Meyers, Roosevelt University

Social Power and Influence
Interpersonal Influence and Social Power, by Bertram H. Raven, University of California Los Angeles (reading list)
Social Power, by John T. Jost, New York University
System Justification, by John T. Jost, New York University


Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin