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  1. Dialogue and Dementia

    This volume takes the positive view that conversation between persons with dementia and their interlocutors is a privileged site for ongoing cognitive engagement. Specifically, the book aims to identify and describe specific linguistic devices or strategies at the level of turn-by-turn talk that promote and extend conversation and to explore real-world engagements that reflect these strategies. 

  2. The Global Obama

    The Global Obama examines the president’s image in five continents and more than twenty countries. It is the first book to look at Barack Obama’s presidency and analyze how Obama and America are viewed by publics, governments and political commentators around world.  

  3. The Dark Side of Transformational Leadership

    People have been horrified by the story of three women in London who were rescued by the police from what was initially described as a case of ‘slavery.’ It has since emerged that they were part of a small political cult for over 30 years, run by a married couple. Dennis Tourish is Professor of Leadership at Royal Holloway, University of London. His latest book, The Dark Side of Transformational Leadership, explores how manipulative leaders can sometimes exercise total control over their followers. Dennis has been interviewed on all the main UK news programmes including Radio 4’s World at One, Sky News, BBC, ITV and BBC World News, to provide expert commentary on a case that has fascinated and appalled the public.

  4. Join authors Dinesh Sharma and Uwe P. Gielen for Barack Obama as a Global Leader

    The Columbia University Seminar on Ethics, Moral Education, and Society and The Columbia University Seminar on Innovation in Education present Barack Obama as a Global Leader by Dinesh Sharma and Uwe P. Gielen!

    Monday, December 9, 2013, 7:00-9:00 pm
    Faculty House, 117th Street and Morningside Heights
     

  5. Leader Interpersonal and Influence Skills

    This edited volume explores different models, conceptualizations, and measures of leader interpersonal and influence "soft skills" that are so necessary for effective leadership. These include the communication skills, persuasion skills, political savvy, and emotional abilities used by leaders to inspire, motivate, and move followers toward the accomplishment of goals.  

  6. Organizational Climate and Culture

    The fields of organizational climate and organizational culture have co-existed for several decades with very little integration between the two. In Organizational Climate and Culture: An Introduction to Theory, Research, and Practice, Mark G. Ehrhart, Benjamin Schneider, and William H. Macey break down the barriers between these fields to encourage a broader understanding of how an organization’s environment affects its functioning and performance.  

  7. Statistical Power Analysis for the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    This is the first book to demonstrate the application of power analysis to the newer more advanced statistical techniques that are increasingly used in the social and behavioral sciences. Both basic and advanced designs are covered. Readers are shown how to apply power analysis to techniques such as hierarchical linear modeling, meta-analysis, and structural equation modeling. 

  8. New Edition: The Psychology of Language: From Data to Theory

    The fully revised 4th edition of this best-selling textbook provides an up-to-date and comprehensive introduction to the psychology of language for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students. It contains everything the student needs to know about how we acquire, understand, produce, and store language. Instructors: request your complimentary exam copy now.

  9. New Edition: An Introduction to Cognitive Psychology: Processes and Disorders

    An Introduction to Cognitive Psychology: Processes and Disorders, 3rd Edition, is an undergraduate textbook in which, uniquely, the chapters on normal cognitive function sit alongside chapters on the related clinical disorders (agnosia, amnesia, thought disorder, and aphasia). Instructors: order your complimentary exam copy now.

  10. Important Announcement for all Users of Moodle Online Textbook Resources

    If you are an active user of online textbook resources, please continue reading this post. Some of our Moodle online resources are being moved to a new platform. 

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