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  1. BORB

    Birmingham Object Recognition Battery

    By Jane M. Riddoch, Glyn W. Humphreys

    BORB provides a set of standardised procedures for assessing neuropsychological disorders of visual object recognition, based on tests developed in the cognitive neuropsychological literature. The tests are introduced in terms of cognitive neuropsychological analyses of object recognition, and...

    Published October 20th 1993 by Psychology Press

  2. Reading, Writing and Dyslexia

    A Cognitive Analysis

    By Andrew W. Ellis

    Research in cognitive psychology has contributed much to our understanding of reading and spelling. Most of this work has concentrated on the processes used by literate adults to comprehend and produce written language, but there is a growing interest in applying cognitive theories to the...

    Published October 14th 1993 by Psychology Press

  3. Information Systems in Child, Youth, and Family Agencies

    Planning, Implementation, and Service Enhancement

    By Jerome Beker, Anthony J Grasso Dsw, Irwin Epstein, Boysville Of Michigan

    Here is a detailed look at the design, development, and successful implementation of a utilization-focused, computerized information system in an agency serving children, youths, and families. This important book describes Boysville of Michigan?s effort to create a model of information utilization...

    Published October 12th 1993 by CRC Press

  4. Separate Social Worlds of Siblings

    The Impact of Nonshared Environment on Development

    Edited by E. Mavis Hetherington, David Reiss, Robert Plomin

    One of the most notable findings in contemporary behavior genetics is that children growing up in the same family are not very comparable. Findings suggest that in order to understand individual differences between siblings it is necessary to examine not only the shared experiences but also the...

    Published October 1st 1993 by Routledge

  5. Visual Processes in Reading and Reading Disabilities

    Edited by Dale M. Willows, Richard Kruk, Richard Kruk, Evelyne Corcos

    Over the last 25 years, reading processes have been the focus of an enormous amount of research in experimental psychology as well as in other disciplines. The theories and models emerging from this research have greatly advanced understanding of both normal acquisition and of reading disabilities....

    Published October 1st 1993 by Routledge

  6. Dstat: Version 1.10

    Software for the Meta-analytic Review of Research Literatures

    By Blair T. Johnson

    This unique software package was written to aid meta-analysts as they review the studies comprising research literatures. DSTAT 1.10 is proficient at computing study effect sizes -- including both d and r -- and at analyzing these values. Working within Hedges' meta-analytic framework, DSTAT 1.10...

    Published October 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  7. The Psychological Effects of War and Violence on Children

    Edited by Lewis A. Leavitt, Nathan A. Fox

    The outgrowth of a conference planned as a response to the need for researchers and clinicians to develop integrated plans for addressing the psychological trauma of children exposed to violence, this volume's goals are: * to summarize research on the subject with particular emphasis on the Gulf...

    Published October 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  8. Active Perception

    Edited by Yiannis Aloimonos

    Series: Computer Vision Series

    This book defines the emerging field of Active Perception which calls for studying perception coupled with action. It is devoted to technical problems related to the design and analysis of intelligent systems possessing perception such as the existing biological organisms and the "seeing" machines...

    Published October 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  9. Neural Networks for Knowledge Representation and Inference

    By Daniel S. Levine, Daniel S. Levine

    Edited by Daniel S. Levine, Manuel Aparicio IV

    The second published collection based on a conference sponsored by the Metroplex Institute for Neural Dynamics -- the first is Motivation, Emotion, and Goal Direction in Neural Networks (LEA, 1992) -- this book addresses the controversy between symbolicist artificial intelligence and neural network...

    Published October 1st 1993 by Psychology Press

  10. The Roots of Behaviourism

    Edited by Robert H. Wozniak

    Series: History of Psychology

    In his 1913 behaviourist manifesto John B Watson urged psychologists to adopt "a unitary scheme of animal response...(that) recognizes no dividing line between man and brute." His call was heeded. By the 1930s, methodological behaviourism and animal behaviour research were dominant features of the...

    Published September 23rd 1993 by Routledge