Handbook of Terror Management Theory

Written By Clay Routledge
Handbook of Terror Management Theory
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 November 2018
  • ISBN : 0128118458
  • Pages : 648 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Handbook of Terror Management Theory

Handbook of Terror Management Theory
  • Author : Clay Routledge,Matthew Vess
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-13
  • Total pages : 648
  • ISBN : 0128118458
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Summary : Handbook of Terror Management Theory provides an overview of Terror Management Theory (TMT), including critical research derived from the theory, recent research that has expanded and refined the theory, and the many ways the theory has been utilized to understand domains of human social life. The book uses TMT as ...

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