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  1. Attributes of Memory (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1974 Attributes of Memory rejected the prevalent stress on the structure of memory. It suggests that the view of memory as a sequence of stores through which information passes is mistaken. Instead, the author emphasizes the coding process of memory by which the nominal stimulus,...

    Published September 21st 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Organisation and Memory (PLE: Memory)

    A Review and a Project in Subnormality

    By Peter Herriot, Josephine M. Green, Roy McConkey

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Memory

    Originally published in 1973, this volume looks at the organisation of memory data in, what at the time was termed, ‘mental handicap’. The first part surveys recent work in this important area, giving a general account of experiments and findings. The second part reports a particular piece of...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Language & Teaching

    A Psychological View

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Language is the basic means of communication in the classroom. It is therefore vital that teachers should know something about its acquisition, development, possible defects and the ways in which they may understand and develop its communicative powers. Peter Herriot describes the relationship with...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. An Introduction to the Psychology of Language (PLE: Psycholinguistics)

    By Peter Herriot

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Psycholinguistics

    Originally published in 1970, this was Peter Herriot’s first book. In this objective, critical evaluation of a rapidly expanding field, Professor Herriot examines language as skilled behaviour, generative linguistics and psychology, behaviourist approaches to meaning, language acquisition and...

    Published August 27th 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Religious Fundamentalism

    Global, Local and Personal

    By Peter Herriot

    How does a religious fundamentalist come to embrace a counter-cultural world view? Fundamentalism can be analysed from a variety of perspectives. It is a type of belief system which enables individuals to make sense of their lives and provides them with an identity. It is a social...

    Published September 15th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Religious Fundamentalism and Social Identity

    By Peter Herriot

    The attacks on the World Trade Centre and the Pentagon in the United States of September 11th, 2001 brought the phenomenon of religious fundamentalism to the world's attention.Sociological research has clearly demonstrated that fundamentalists are primarily reacting against modernity, and believe...

    Published January 24th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Employment Relationship

    A Psychological Perspective

    By Peter Herriot

    The Employment Relationship presents a controversial perspective on an area hitherto dominated by industrial relation experts and radical sociological theorists. Exploring some of the metaphors commonly used to describe the employment relationship, Peter Herriot argues that it is often their dark...

    Published November 28th 2001 by Routledge

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