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  1. Pubertal Maturation in Female Development

    By H†kan Stattin, David Magnusson, Hakan Stattin

    Series: Paths Through Life Series

    Research on physical maturity has demonstrated conclusively that the assumption of an age-homogenous development does not always hold true. This volume presents a biosocial model focusing on the role of individual differences in biological maturation to be used as a framework for empirical studies...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  2. Language Comprehension As Structure Building

    By Morton Ann Gernsbacher

    This book presents a new theoretical framework -- what Gernsbacher calls the Structure Building Framework -- for understanding language comprehension in particular, and cognitive processing in general. According to this framework, the goal in comprehending both linguistic and nonlinguistic...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  3. Cultural Communication and Intercultural Contact

    Edited by Donal Carbaugh

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    How is cultural identity accomplished interactively? What happens when different cultural identities contact one another? This book presents a series of papers, from classic essays to original expositions, which respond to these questions. The view of communication offered here -- rather than...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Routledge

  4. Ratio Scaling of Psychological Magnitude

    In Honor of the Memory of S.s. Stevens

    By Stanley J. Bolanowski, Stanley J. Bolanowski

    Edited by Stanley J. Bolanowski, Jr., George A. Gescheider

    Presenting the proceedings of a conference held at Syracuse University in honor of S.S. Stevens, a pioneer in the scaling of sensory magnitudes and the originator of the method of magnitude estimation, this volume brings together the work of 20 authorities on the procedures of ratio scaling. These...

    Published September 30th 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. Emotions and the Family

    for Better Or for Worse

    Edited by Elaine A. Blechman, Alan M. Delamater

    This book presents, for the first time, a full range of perspectives on emotions and the family from the radical behaviorist to the intrapsychic. B.F. Skinner begins the volume by examining the role of feelings in applied behavior analysis, thus laying the groundwork for the reactions of many...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Routledge

  6. Reflections on the Principles of Psychology

    William James After A Century

    By Michael G. Johnson, Tracy B. Henley

    Edited by Tracy Henley, Tracy Henley, Michael Johnson

    This important volume looks back to 1890 and -- 100 years later -- asks some of the same questions William James was asking in his Principles of Psychology. In so doing, it reviews our progress toward their solutions. Among the contemporary concerns of 1990 that the editors consider are: the nature...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. individual Differences in infancy

    Reliability, Stability, and Prediction

    Edited by John Colombo, Jeffrey Fagen

    The papers presented in this volume, written by active and well- known researchers, discuss experimental research that has validated the importance of infancy in individual development over the age continuum. In addition, a diverse overview section contains informative chapters on conceptual...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. Self Directedness

    Cause and Effects Throughout the Life Course

    Edited by Judith Rodin, Carmi Schooler, K. Warner Schaie

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    This book, the third in a series on the life course, has significance in today's world of research, professional practice, and public policy because it symbolizes the gradual reemergence of power in the social sciences. Focusing on "self-directedness and efficacy" over the life course, this text...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  9. Creative Imagery

    Discoveries and inventions in Visualization

    By Ronald A. Finke

    Bringing together the results of experiments on discovery and invention in visualization conducted by the author over a three year period, this book reports new findings on the generation of creative inventions and concepts using mental imagery, and proposes a reconceptualization of the creative...

    Published July 31st 1990 by Psychology Press

  10. Acquired Neurological Speech/Language Disorders In Childhood

    By Bruce E Murdoch

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    The long-held belief that acquired aphasia in children is primarily of the non-fluent type has been challenged in recent years. This book discusses language problems arising from cerebro-vascular accidents occurring in childhood, and from other...

    Published July 25th 1990 by CRC Press