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  1. Behavioral Aspects of Cardiovascular Disease

    Edited by Alvin P. Shapiro, Andrew S. Baum,, Andrew S. Baum

    Series: Perspectives on Behavioral Medicine Series

    Smoking, diet, stress, coping, and exercise, among other behaviors and psychological states, are now clearly implicated in the development of cardiovascular diseases. Prevention, based largely on altering behaviors that contribute to this chronic disease, is now as important a goal as is treatment...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  2. Understanding Face-to-face Interaction

    Issues Linking Goals and Discourse

    Edited by Karen Tracy

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Challenging current work in communication and social psychology that assumes face-to-face interaction can be adequately understood without attending to discourse expression, this volume examines how people's goals, concerns, and intentions can be related to discourse expression. The text discusses...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Routledge

  3. Cultural Approaches To Parenting

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein

    Series: Crosscurrents in Contemporary Psychology Series

    This volume is concerned with elucidating similarities and differences in enculturation processes that help to account for the ways in which individuals in different cultures develop. Each chapter reviews a substantive parenting topic, describes the relevant cultures (in psychological ethnography,...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Cognition and the Symbolic Processes

    Applied and Ecological Perspectives

    Edited by Robert R. Hoffman, David S. Palermo

    This volume is a festschrift dedicated to James J. Jenkins, a pioneer in many areas of experimental psychology. It has three major goals: to provide a forum for debate on current theoretical issues in cognitive psychology, to capture the "state of the art" in reviews of research methods and results...

    Published April 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. Evolution of the Brain: Creation of the Self

    By John C. Eccles

    Sir John Eccles, a distinguished scientist and Nobel Prize winner who has devoted his scientific life to the study of the mammalian brain, tells the story of how we came to be, not only as animals at the end of the hominid evolutionary line, but also as human persons possessed of reflective...

    Published March 14th 1991 by Routledge

  6. Learning To Read

    Basic Research and Its Implications

    Edited by Laurence Rieben, Charles A. Perfetti

    How does a young child begin to make sense out of squiggles on a page? Is learning to read a process of extending already acquired language abilities to print? What comprises this extension? How children learn to read, and especially how children are taught to read, are problems of sustained...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Routledge

  7. Stress, Coping, and Disease

    Edited by Philip Mccabe, Neil Schneiderman, Tiffany M. Field, Jay S. Skyler

    Series: Stress and Coping Series

    The third volume based on the annual University of Miami Symposia on Stress and Coping, this book focuses on the role of biophysical factors in four of the greatest health problems confronting us today: cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, and the AIDS epidemic. In each of these disorders,...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Routledge

  8. Informal Reasoning and Education

    Edited by James F. Voss, David N. Perkins, Judith W. Segal

    Based on extensive reasoning acquisition research, this volume provides theoretical and empirical considerations of the reasoning that occurs during the course of everyday personal and professional activities. Of particular interest is the text's focus on the question of how such reasoning takes...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Routledge

  9. Statistical Models in Behavioral Research

    By William K. Estes

    This book presents in compact form a framework based in probability theory and the general linear model family for students and researchers using regression and analysis of variance methods. Special emphasis is placed on problems of properly using statistical computer programs. The relation between...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. Bilingualism, Multiculturalism, and Second Language Learning

    The Mcgill Conference in Honour of Wallace E. Lambert

    Edited by Allan G. Reynolds

    This collection pays tribute to Professor Wallace E. Lambert and his contributions to the fields of language and linguistics. Each chapter, written by an internationally renowned theorist or researcher, traces the currents of theory and research within the topic area to the present day, provides a...

    Published March 1st 1991 by Psychology Press