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Articles, News, Promotions and Updates from Routledge and the Taylor & Francis Group.

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  1. New: Encyclopedia of Human Service

    "Can studying for a credentialing exam be entertaining? In the case of Dr. Rosenthal’s latest book, the answer is a definite YES. Rosenthal’s approach will not only help human services workers pass the exam; it will also help them cultivate the knowledge and judgment for long-term success in their field. My summary of the Encyclopedia of Human Services: Fun, useful, and effective!" —Meg Selig, LPC, NCC, author of Changepower! 37 Secrets to Habit Change Success and blogger at psychologytoday.com 

  2. New! Adolescent Violence in the Home

    "Adolescent Violence in the Home provides a compelling and comprehensive overview of the challenges inherent in addressing abuse by youth. Based on decades of hands-on, extraordinary work, Routt and Anderson offer specific intervention models proven to be highly effective. This enormously rich book will guide families and practitioners who seek to understand and help troubled, violent youth." —Sarah Buel, clinical professor of law at Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and domestic violence survivor 

  3. Just Published: Teaching Psychology

    This volume provides thoroughly updated guidelines for preparing and teaching an entire course in psychology. Based on best principles and effective psychological and pedagogical research, it offers practical suggestions for planning a course, choosing teaching methods, integrating technology appropriately and effectively, developing student evaluation instruments and programs, and ideas for evaluation of your own teaching effectiveness. 

  4. Just Published: Working Memory and Ageing

    The rapid growth in the numbers of older people worldwide has led to an equally rapid growth in research on the changes across age in cognitive function, including the processes of moment to moment cognition known as working memory. This book brings together international research leaders who address major questions about how age affects working memory:

  5. New: Psychology After Lacan

    Ian Parker has been a leading light in the fields of critical and discursive psychology for over 25 years. The Psychology After Critique series brings together for the first time his most important papers. Each volume in the series has been prepared by Ian Parker and presents a newly written introduction and focused overview of a key topic area. Psychology After Lacan is the sixth volume in the series.

  6. New: Identity and the New Psychoanalytic Explorations of Self-organization

    Advances in science and the humanities have demonstrated the complexity of psychological, social and neurological factors influencing identity. A contemporary discourse is needed to anchor the concepts required in speaking about identity in present day understanding. In Identity and the New Psychoanalytic Explorations of Self-organization, Mardi Horowitz offers new ways of speaking about parts of self, explaining what causes a range of experiences from solidity in grounding the self to disturbances in a sense of identity.

  7. Congratulations to Roger Giner-Sorolla!

    Judging Passions: Moral Emotions in Persons and Groups has been shortlisted for the British Psychological Society Book Award (Academic Monograph category) 2014! Judging Passions asks if we should be concerned that important moral judgments can be swayed by "hot" passions, such as anger, disgust, guilt, shame and sympathy. Drawing on extensive research, including many studies from the author’s own lab, the book shows why emotions work to encourage reasonable moral behavior – and why they sometimes fail.

  8. Encyclopedia of Human Services

    New Books in July 2014

    Read on to browse all of our new books publishing this month.

  9. New - The Uttal Tetralogy of Cognitive Neuroscience

    Build your library collection with The Uttal Tetralogy of Cognitive Neuroscience. These four previously out-of-print titles are now available again, either as a set or as individual volumes, in your choice of print or ebook.

  10. MATLAB for Behavioral Scientists, Second Edition

    "Finally, a definitive MATLAB textbook! The coverage of MATLAB programming is both broad and deep. This is the book that can help a motivated reader develop from a MATLAB beginner to a pro." – Hongjing Lu, University of California Los Angeles, USA 

    To read more about this textbook, please click here.

    To request a complimentary copy for your course, please click here

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