Journal of Social and Political Psychology

The Journal of Social and Political Psychology (JSPP) is a peer-reviewed open-access journal (without author fees). It publishes articles at the intersection of social and political psychology from different epistemological, methodological, theoretical, and cultural perspectives and from different regions across the globe that substantially advance the understanding of social problems, their reduction, and the promotion of social justice. For more information see Focus and Scope. Please register if you are interested in being notified about new publications once they are posted online.

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Search for Additional Associate Editors

We are seeking to extend our editorial team and would like to appoint several new Associate Editors at the Journal of Social and Political Psychology. Please send (self-)nominations...  
Posted: 2017-05-30 More...

Special Thematic Section on "Rethinking Health and Social Justice Activism in a Post-Liberal World"

We invite submissions to a special thematic section on "Rethinking Health and Social Justice Activism in a Post-Liberal World"...  
Posted: 2017-05-10 More...
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Vol 5, No 1 (2017)

Issue in progress: Articles will be added continuously as soon as they are finalized.

Table of Contents

Original Research Reports

The Politicized Motivations of Volunteers in the Refugee Crisis: Intergroup Helping as the Means to Achieve Social Change PDF HTML
Anna Kende, Nóra Anna Lantos, Anna Belinszky, Sára Csaba, Zsófia Anna Lukács 260-281
Donald Trump as a Cultural Revolt Against Perceived Communication Restriction: Priming Political Correctness Norms Causes More Trump Support PDF HTML
Lucian Gideon Conway, Meredith A. Repke, Shannon C. Houck 244-259
Support for the Confederate Battle Flag in the Southern United States: Racism or Southern Pride? PDF HTML
Joshua D. Wright, Victoria M. Esses 224-243
Hope and Anger as Mediators Between Collective Action Frames and Participation in Collective Mobilization: The Case of 15-M PDF HTML
Anna Wlodarczyk, Nekane Basabe, Darío Páez, Larraitz Zumeta 200-223
Between Tikkun Olam and Self-Defense: Young Jewish Americans Debate the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict PDF HTML
Ella Ben Hagai, Eileen L. Zurbriggen 173-199
Science and Politics: Do People Support the Conduct and Dissemination of Politicized Research? PDF HTML
Stephanie M. Anglin, Lee Jussim 142-172
Gendered Help: Effects of Gender and Realm of Achievement on Autonomy- Versus Dependency-Oriented Help Giving PDF HTML
Lily Chernyak-Hai, Samer Halabi, Arie Nadler 117-141
Some Like It Hot: How Voters’ Attitude Towards Disrespect in Politics Affects Their Judgments of Candidates PDF HTML
Christina Mölders, Niels Van Quaquebeke 58-81
Social Representations of Trust Among Teachers and Principals in Cameroonian, Indian, and Finnish Schools PDF HTML
Anna-Maija Pirttilä-Backman, Rusten Menard, Jyoti Verma, Raul Kassea 29-57
Gaining Economic Profit or Losing Cultural Security: Framing Persuasive Arguments for Two Types of Conservatives PDF HTML
Silke Eschert, Michael Diehl, René Ziegler 8-28


Social Psychological Perspectives on Trump Supporters PDF HTML
Thomas F. Pettigrew 107-116
Islamist Suicide Terrorism and Erich Fromm’s Social Psychology of Modern Times PDF HTML
Emad El-Din Aysha 82-106

From the Editors

Editorial Report and Acknowledgement of Reviewers, 2016 PDF HTML
J. Christopher Cohrs, Johanna Ray Vollhardt 1-7

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