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  1. Applied Measurement

    Industrial Psychology in Human Resources Management

    Edited by Deborah L. Whetzel, George R. Wheaton

    An updated version of Deborah Whetzel and George Wheaton's earlier volume, this text is a well-organized sourcebook for fundamental practices in industrial psychology and human resources management. Applied Measurement describes the process of job analysis and test development with practical...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Reasonable Risk

    Alcohol in Perspective

    By Barbara Leigh

    Reasonable Risk examines the concept of risk as it applies to everyday life in general and to alcohol consumption specifically. The book addresses how we assess risks (and benefits), and the strategies we use to manage them. It examines the elements that shape our perceptions of risk-cultural...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Cognition in Adolescence: Its Developmental Significance

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Willem Koops, Harke A. Bosma

    The special issue aims to develop a greater understanding of the relationship between social cognitive development in adolescence and social behaviour, to discuss the mediating effects of other aspects of development in adolescence such as the parallel emergence of ideas concerning personal...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Mnemonology

    Mnemonics for the 21st Century

    By James B. Worthen, R. Reed Hunt

    This book bridges the gap between basic memory research and mnemonic applications through a careful analysis of the processes that underlie effective memory aids. The book traces the history of mnemonics, examines popular techniques, and discusses the current relevance of mnemonics to both...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Subtypes of Learning Disabilities

    Theoretical Perspectives and Research

    Edited by Lynne V. Feagans, Elizabeth J. Short

    Although experts agree that various types of learning disabilities do exist, few attempts have been made to classify learning disabled children into subtypes. The editors of this collection feel that the lack of subcategorization has frustrated previous research efforts to obtain a generalizable...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Computerized Adaptive Testing

    A Primer, 2nd Edition

    This celebrated primer presents an introduction to all of the key ingredients in understanding computerized adaptive testing technology, test development, statistics, and mental test theory. Based on years of research, this accessible book educates the novice and serves as a compendium of...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Apraxia

    The Neuropsychology of Action

    Edited by Leslie J. Gonzalez Rothi, Kenneth M. Heilman

    The purpose of this book is to provide the reader with a perspective on apraxia that considers a link between the pathology of apraxia and normal motor skill. In addition, it is the intention of the authors to provide information that is theoretically interesting as well as clinically applicable....

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Connectionist Modelling in Cognitive Neuropsychology: A Case Study

    A Special Issue of Cognitive Neuropsychology

    By David C. Plaut, Tim Shallice

    Computational models offer tools for exploring the nature of human cognitive processes. In connectionist, neural network, or parallel distributed processing models, information processing takes the form of cooperative and competitive interactions among many simple, neuron-like processing units....

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. The Neurolinguistics of Bilingualism

    An Introduction

    By Franco Fabbro

    This book introduces the reader to both neurolinguistics per se and the neuropsychological aspects of bilingualism. Neurolinguistics may roughly be defined as a subset of neuropsychology, namely the study of the representation and processing of language in the brain. To this effect, the first...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Principles Of Developmental Psychology

    An Introduction

    By George Butterworth

    Developmental psychology is concerned with the scientific understanding of age related changes in experience and behaviour, not only in children but throughout the lifespan. The task is to discover, describe, and explain how development occurs, from its earliest origins, into childhood, adulthood,...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Psychology Press