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  1. The Symbolic and Connectionist Paradigms

    Closing the Gap

    Edited by John Dinsmore

    The modern study of cognition finds itself with two widely endorsed but seemingly incongruous theoretical paradigms. The first of these, inspired by formal logic and the digital computer, sees reasoning in the principled manipulation of structured symbolic representations. The second, inspired by...

    Published July 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  2. Anxiety

    The Cognitive Perspective

    By Michael W. Eysenck

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    Theorists are increasingly arguing that it is fruitful to approach anxiety from the cognitive perspective, and the empirical evidence supports that contention. The cognitive perspective is also adopted in this book, but the approach represents a development and extension of earlier ones. For...

    Published June 26th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. Development of Orthographic Knowledge and the Foundations of Literacy

    A Memorial Festschrift for edmund H. Henderson

    Edited by Shane Templeton, Donald R. Bear

    This volume unites spelling and word recognition -- two areas that have largely remained theoretically and empirically distinct. Despite considerable advances in the investigation of processes underlying word perception and the acknowledgement of the seminal importance of lexical access in the...

    Published June 1st 1992 by Routledge

  4. Personality Assessment in America

    A Retrospective on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Society for Personality Assessment

    Edited by Edwin I. Megargee, Charles D. Spielberger

    Whereas most psychology books discuss current or future trends, this one focuses on the past. It consists of a collection of important and historically significant writings by a select group of men and women who, over the past 50 years, were honored by their colleagues for their distinguished...

    Published June 1st 1992 by Routledge

  5. Frames, Fields, and Contrasts

    New Essays in Semantic and Lexical Organization

    Edited by Adrienne Lehrer, Eva Feder Kittay, Richard Lehrer

    Recently, there has been a surge of interest in the lexicon. The demand for a fuller and more adequate understanding of lexical meaning required by developments in computational linguistics, artificial intelligence, and cognitive science has stimulated a refocused interest in linguistics,...

    Published June 1st 1992 by Routledge

  6. Pathways To Number

    Children's Developing Numerical Abilities

    Edited by Jacqueline Bideaud, Claire Meljac, Jean-Paul Fischer

    This volume celebrates the 50th anniversary of the famous and influential work of Jean Piaget and Alina Szeminska, The Child's Conception of Number. It is a tribute to those two authors as well as to the entire Geneva school that pioneered the genetic study of cognitive structures in children....

    Published June 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  7. Dual-career Marriage

    A System in Transition

    By Lisa R. Silberstein

    Dual-career marriage, in which wife and husband each pursue a professional career, offers a window into the changing landscape of gender roles and relations. In the span of a single generation, the family in which both parents work outside the home has gone from being the exception to being the...

    Published June 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  8. Conquering Resources: The Growth and Decline of the PLA's Science and Technology Commission for National Defense

    The Growth and Decline of the PLA's Science and Technology Commission for National Defense

    By Benjamin C. Ostrov, Richard P. Suttmeier

    This case study seeks to explain how organizations grow and the limits to that growth when an organization engaged in policy implementation lacks the resources necessary to achieve policy goals. The discussion of the basis of conflict that emerges from this study is of lasting significance. For...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Routledge

  9. Childhood Social Development

    Contemporary Perspectives

    By Harry McGurk

    This book provides an account of research in action and debate in progress in a selection of areas of childhood social development where significant progress is underway. The chapters are written by an eminent group of British and American developmental psychologists each of whom has made primary...

    Published May 11th 1992 by Psychology Press

  10. The Social Psychology of Everyday Life

    By Michael Argyle

    Is psychology good for our health? What is the effect of class on social behaviour? In this comprehensive and fully up-to-date accoung of the psychology of everyday life, Michael Argyle looks at the most interesting and practically important areas of social psychology. He takes social psychology...

    Published May 7th 1992 by Routledge