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  1. Companion Encyclopedia of Psychology

    2-volume set

    Edited by Andrew M. Colman

    Series: Routledge Companion Encyclopedias

    Psychology plays an increasingly important role in today's society. Its influence can be seen all around us - be it in the home, the workplace, the school or our private lives. A uniquely diverse discipline, it ranges from social psychology to biological aspects of behaviour, and from basic...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Theory of Reasoned Action

    Its application to AIDS-Preventive Behaviour

    Edited by Cynthia Gallois, Malcolm McCamish, Deborah J Terry

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    The Theory of reasoned action explores the theory and emphirical reserach in to the factors which influence whether people engage in high-risk practices , with specific reference to AIDS education....

    Published November 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Social Dilemmas

    Theoretical Issues and Research Findings

    Edited by Wim Liebrand, David Messick, Henk Wilke

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    This book describes the advances and insights made by social scientists from around the world into the understanding and resolution of social dilemmas. Each chapter discusses its own research findings against the background of a more comprehensive view of social dilemnas....

    Published November 1st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Family Observational Coding Systems

    Resources for Systemic Research

    Edited by Patricia K. Kerig, Kristin M. Lindahl

    CODING MANUAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE FROM THE CHAPTER AUTHORS, AND THEIR E-MAIL ADDRESSES CAN BE FOUND ON PAGE XV OF THE BOOK.Family studies is an area that has enjoyed the benefits of conceptual and methodological advances in recent years including the widespread adoption of observational...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. The After-school Lives of Children

    Alone and With Others While Parents Work

    By Deborah Belle

    Based on research about after-school experiences and dilemmas conducted over a four-year period with employed parents and their children, this book draws on the stories these parents and children told--often using their actual words--to emphasize the wide variety of children's after-school...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Deductive Reasoning and Strategies

    Edited by Walter Schaeken, Gino De Vooght, Andr‚ Vandierendonck, G‚ry d'Ydewalle, Gery d'Ydewalle

    This book brings together both theoretical and empirical research directed toward the role of strategies in deductive reasoning. It offers the first systematic attempt to discuss the role of strategies for deductive reasoning. The empirical chapters correspond well with the main issues in the study...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. Personality and Person Perception Across Cultures

    Edited by Yueh-Ting Lee, Clark R. McCauley, Juris G. Draguns

    Neither human nature nor personality can be independent of culture. Human beings share certain social norms or rules within their cultural groups. Over 2000 years ago, Aristotle held that man is by nature a social animal. Similarly, Xun Kuang (298-238 B.C.), a Chinese philosopher, pointed out that...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Modeling Longitudinal and Multilevel Data

    Practical Issues, Applied Approaches, and Specific Examples

    Edited by Todd D. Little, Kai U. Schnabel, Jrgen Baumert

    This book focuses on the practical issues and approaches to handling longitudinal and multilevel data. All data sets and the corresponding command files are available via the Web. The working examples are available in the four major SEM packages--LISREL, EQS, MX, and AMOS--and two Multi-level...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Reframing Health Behavior Change With Behavioral Economics

    Edited by Warren K. Bickel, Rudy E. Vuchinich

    Behavioral economics is a rapidly developing area of psychological science that has synergistically merged microeconomic concepts with behavioral research methods. A driving force behind the growth of behavioral economics has been its recent application to behaviors that significantly affect health...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Organizational Cognition

    Computation and Interpretation

    Edited by Theresa K. Lant, Zur Shapira

    Series: Series in Organization and Management

    Organizational Cognition is a collection of chapters written by scholars from around the world. The editors outline the history of two approaches to the study of cognition in organizations, the computational approach and the interpretive approach. The chapters represent some of the most...

    Published November 1st 2014 by Psychology Press