In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Association of Social Psychology


The Journal of Social Cognition has been established with the aim of expanding the science of psychology in the field of social cognition. A new branch of science that recognizes the events of human collective life from two perspectives, which are rooted in the inside and history of individual life and from the outside, which is sometimes a manifestation of the accumulation of human collective society. 
Social Cognition
welcomes researchers, scholars, resource persons and practitioners to come up with their ideas and new perspectives that can extend the existing body of knowledge in below mentioned scope. The areas of interest include the following subjects, but are not limited to:

Thematic axes of the publication

social comparison, linguistic style, aggression, empathy, emotion, stereotyping, similarity, social identity, attitude, change of attitude, conflict, addition. Cognitive burden, homogeneity, social cognition, self-concept, cognitive harmony, group conflicts, social perception, memory, social schemas, arousal, control, decision-making and problem-solving, social reasoning, reasoning, observer or third person effect, just world phenomenon, self,  It publishes cognitive evaluation, social role, prejudice, cognitive inconsistency, self-awareness, altruism

Scope of Social Cognition

Social elements influenced by attention

What does social memory mean?

Why do people have different arguments in general?

Cognitive elements in individual and collective decision making