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  1. Guidelines for Evaluating Water in Pit Slope Stability

    Edited by Geoff Beale, John Read

    Guidelines for Evaluating Water in Pit Slope Stability is a comprehensive account of the hydrogeological procedures that should be followed when performing open pit slope stability design studies. Created as an outcome of the Large Open Pit (LOP) project, an international research and technology...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Models of Madness

    Psychological, Social and Biological Approaches to Psychosis, 2nd Edition

    Edited by John Read, Jacqui Dillon

    Series: The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

    Are hallucinations and delusions really symptoms of an illness called ‘schizophrenia’? Are mental health problems really caused by chemical imbalances and genetic predispositions? Are psychiatric drugs as effective and safe as the drug companies claim? Is madness preventable? This second edition of...

    Published May 20th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Experiencing Psychosis

    Personal and Professional Perspectives

    Edited by Jim Geekie, Patte Randal, Debra Lampshire, John Read

    Series: The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

    Extensive scientific research has been conducted into understanding and learning more about psychotic experiences. However, in existing research the voice of subjective experience is rarely taken into consideration. In this book, first-person accounts are brought centre-stage and examined alongside...

    Published July 28th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Police Work

    Principles and Practice

    By Colin Rogers, Rhobert Lewis, Tim John, Tim Read

    This book provides a highly readable account of police work. It builds upon Introduction to Police Work (Rogers and Lewis 2007) to provide a comprehensive, in depth and critical understanding of policing in today's diverse society. Police Work: Principles and Practice meets the need for an...

    Published May 17th 2011 by Willan

  5. Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design

    Edited by John Read, Peter Stacey

    Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design is a comprehensive account of the open pit slope design process. Created as an outcome of the Large Open Pit (LOP) project, an international research and technology transfer project on the stability of rock slopes in open pit mines, this book provides an...

    Published November 17th 2009 by CRC Press

  6. Making Sense of Madness

    Contesting the Meaning of Schizophrenia

    By Jim Geekie, John Read

    Series: The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

    The experience of madness – which might also be referred to more formally as ‘schizophrenia’ or ‘psychosis’ – consists of a complex, confusing and often distressing collection of experiences, such as hearing voices or developing unusual, seemingly unfounded beliefs. Madness, in its various forms...

    Published May 5th 2009 by Routledge

  7. The Dynamic Perspective in Personality and Social Psychology

    A Special Issue of personality and Social Psychology Review

    Edited by Robin R. Vallacher, Stephen John Read, Andrzej Nowak

    Recent years have witnessed the ascendance of a new way to conceptualize and investigate the nature of dynamism at different levels of psychological reality. Areas of inquiry as diverse as cognitive neuroscience, developmental psychology, organizational behavior, and political sociology are being...

    Published October 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  8. Connectionist Models of Social Reasoning and Social Behavior

    Edited by Stephen John Read, Lynn C. Miller

    Although neural network models have had a dramatic impact on the cognitive and brain sciences, social psychology has remained largely unaffected by this intellectual explosion. The first to apply neural network models to social phenomena, this book includes chapters by nearly all of the individuals...

    Published April 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  9. Explaining One's Self To Others

    Reason-giving in A Social Context

    Edited by Margaret L. McLaughlin, Michael J. Cody, Stephen John Read

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    To date, the study of communicated explanations has been, at best, unsystematic. There has been little recognition that many, if not most, explanations are eventually delivered to a hearer or hearers. These potential audiences constrain the way the explanation is ultimately shaped. Similarly,...

    Published April 30th 1992 by Routledge

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