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Forthcoming Psychological Science Books

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  1. Social Perception from Individuals to Groups

    Edited by Steven J. Stroessner, Jeffrey W. Sherman

    This volume focuses on social perception, the processing of information about people. This issue has always been central to social psychology, but this book brings together literatures that in large part have been separated by the nature of the social target that is involved. Historically, research...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Prenatal and Childhood Nutrition

    Evaluating the Neurocognitive Connections

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    Nutrition is not only a basic need that all humans have to sustain life, but it is also critical to successful early development. This research compendium lends deeper insights into the links between nutrition and healthy brain function—and from the reverse perspective, between nutrition and...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Environmental Hazards and Neurodevelopment

    Where Ecology and Well-Being Connect

    Edited by Cindy Croft

    The rate of identification of children with neurobiological disabilities has been on the increase in recent years. Millions of dollars in research are being spent to understand the factors influencing these increases. The articles within this compendium shed vital light on this issue, confirming...

    To Be Published January 29th 2015 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Psychology of Physical Activity

    Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions, 3rd edition, 3rd Edition

    By Stuart J. H. Biddle, Professor Nanette Mutrie, Trish Gorely

    The positive benefits of physical activity for physical and mental health are now widely acknowledged, yet levels of physical inactivity continue to increase throughout the developed world. Understanding the psychology of physical activity has therefore become an important concern...

    To Be Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Methods and Uses of Hypnosis and Self-Hypnosis (Psychology Revivals)

    A Treatise on the Powers of the Subconscious Mind

    By Bernard Hollander

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1928, the main object of this book was to draw attention to the importance of hypnotism and its phenomena, in order to stimulate inquiry into what was at the time a ‘mysterious and unexplored subject’. The author had studied hypnotism nearly all his life and practised it for...

    To Be Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Psychology and Education of Gifted Children (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon, Georgina Adamson, Dorothy F. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1977, this book looks at the problem of educating highly intelligent and gifted children, which it felt was of paramount importance to modern society. In the 1970s education increasingly focused on average pupils, and often made excellent provision for handicapped children,...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Cognitive Foundations of Clinical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By Chris R. Brewin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, this was the first textbook to review and integrate the cognitive theories underlying the practice of modern clinical psychology. Written in a clear and readable way, it uses many clinical examples to relate the theories to what therapists actually do. It describes the...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. A Constructionist Clinical Psychology for Cognitive Behaviour Therapy

    By Kieron P. O'Connor

    Most clinical psychologists and cognitive behaviour therapists adopt a perspective which assumes that a client's distress arises from inaccurate perceptions of the external world and that these perceptions are due to the problematic filtering of information about the external world through internal...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Learning from Picturebooks

    Perspectives from child development and literacy studies

    Edited by Bettina Kümmerling-Meibauer, Jörg Meibauer, Kerstin Nachtigäller, Katharina J. Rohlfing

    Series: Explorations in Developmental Psychology

    Picturebooks, understood as a series of meaningful text-picture relations, are increasingly acknowledged as an autonomous sub-genre of children’s literature. Being highly complex aesthetic products, their use is deeply embedded in specific situations of joint attention between a caregiver and a...

    To Be Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge