Social psychology (psychology)/Lectures/Environmental

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The purpose of this lecture is to explore the main themes and foci of environmental psychology and to consider inter-relations between environmental and social psychology.


There are three readings for this lecture:

  1. Oskamp, S., & Schultz, P. W. (1998). Environmental issues: Energy and resource conservation. In S. Oskamp & P. W. Schultz (1998). Applied social psychology (2nd ed.) (Ch11, pp. 205 - 228). Prentice Hall: Upper Saddle River, NJ. (PDF download via E-reserve → Lecture Readings → Environmental Psychology)
  2. Reser, J. P. (2007) Psychology and the natural environment: A position statement prepared for the Australian Psychological Society (PDF)
  3. Sundstrom, E., Bell, P. A., Busby, P. L., & Asmus, C. (1996). Environmental psychology 1989–1994. Annual Review of Psychology, 47, 485-512. (PDF download via E-reserve → Lecture Readings → Environmental Psychology)

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External links[edit]

  1. Lecture 09: Environmental Psychology (University of Canberra, 2008)
  2. Lecture 09: Environmental Psychology (Slideshare, 2008)