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  1. Test Theory for A New Generation of Tests

    Edited by Norman Frederiksen, Robert J. Mislevy, Isaac I. Bejar

    The editors of this volume suggest that there are missing elements in the conceptualization upon which standard test theory is based. Those elements are models for just how people know what they know and do what they can do, and the ways in which they increase these capacities. Different models are...

    Published November 30th 1992 by Routledge

  2. The Development of Numerical Competence

    Animal and Human Models

    Edited by Sarah T. Boysen, E. John Capaldi, E. John Capaldi, Sarah T. Boysen, E. John Capaldi

    Series: Comparative Cognition and Neuroscience Series

    The area of animal counting has historically been the subject of a long and colorful debate, but only more recently have systematic, more rigorous experimental efforts to evaluate numerical abilities in animals been undertaken. This volume contains chapters from investigators in a range of...

    Published November 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Withdrawal, inhibition, and Shyness in Childhood

    Edited by Kenneth H. Rubin, Jens B. Asendorpf

    Psychologists of varying theoretical persuasions have long held that social experiences are critical to normal developmental trajectories and that the lack of such experiences is worthy of compensatory attention. Surprisingly, however, little empirical attention has been directed to the study of...

    Published November 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 23rd 1992 by Garland Science

  5. Family, Self, and Society

    Toward A New Agenda for Family Research

    Edited by Philip A. Cowan, Dorothy Field, Donald A. Hansen, Arlene Skolnick, Guy E. Swanson

    Any agenda for family research in the 1990s must take seriously a contextual approach to the study of family relationships. The editors and contributors to this volume believe that the richness in family studies over the next decade will come from considering the diversity of family forms --...

    Published October 31st 1992 by Routledge

  6. How Do Families Cope With Chronic Illness?

    Edited by Robert E. Cole, David Reiss

    Series: Advances in Family Research Series

    Because chronic disorder is becoming an ordinary feature of family life and development, understanding its impact has become critical. This volume, and the conference proceedings it reports, represents a major effort to examine the family's response to chronic physical or psychopathological illness...

    Published October 31st 1992 by Routledge

  7. The Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory

    A Clinical Research Information Synthesis

    Edited by Robert J. Craig

    This book presents state-of-the-art information on both the scientific and clinical aspects of the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory, a test that uniquely assesses both personality pathology and psychopathology. The book presents original contributions from major researchers/clinicians who have...

    Published October 31st 1992 by Routledge

  8. Case Studies in Health Communication

    Edited by Eileen Berlin Ray

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This book focuses on the complexities of the communication of health-related messages and information through the use of case studies. The expert contributors to this volume are scholars who, during their research and consulting, grapple with many of the issues of concern to those studying health...

    Published October 31st 1992 by Routledge

  9. Development in the Workplace

    Edited by Jack Demick, Patrice M. Miller

    Originally presented at the Sixth Adult Development Symposium, the papers in this volume examine possible relationships between the fields of organizational and (adult) developmental psychology with particular emphasis given to the grand developmental theories of Lawrence Kohlberg, Jean Piaget, Lev...

    Published October 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  10. The Self-system

    Developmental Changes Between and Within Self-concepts

    By Annerieke Oosterwegel, Louis Oppenheimer

    This book presents a longitudinal study dealing with developmental changes within and between self-concepts and their relation to personal functioning. Within the psychological literature -- and the developmental literature in particular -- the interest in the ideas people hold about themselves and...

    Published October 31st 1992 by Psychology Press