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  1. Developmental Aspects of Health Compliance Behavior

    Edited by Norman A. Krasnegor, Leonard Epstein, Suzanne B. Johnson, Sumner J. Yaffe, Leonard H. Epstein

    While in the late 1970s and early 1980s health compliance research on adults represented a vigorous field of study, a marked decline of interest on the topic set in during the last part of the 1980s. By contrast, research on health compliance involving pediatric populations was less popular during...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  2. The Crosslinguistic Study of Language Acquisition

    Volume 3

    Edited by Dan Isaac Slobin

    Extending the tradition of this series, which has become a standard reference work in language acquisition, this volume contains chapters on seven more languages, including a section on ergative languages. Languages in this volume include:* Georgian* Greenlandic* K'iche Mayan*Warlpiri* Mandarin*...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. Learning and Categorization in Modular Neural Networks

    By Jacob M.J. Murre

    This book introduces a new neural network model called CALM, for categorization and learning in neural networks. The author demonstrates how this model can learn the word superiority effect for letter recognition, and discusses a series of studies that simulate experiments in implicit and explicit...

    Published September 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  4. PALPA

    Psycholinguistic Assessments of Language Processing in Aphasia

    By Janice Kay, Max Coltheart, Ruth Lesser

    PALPA has been designed as a comprehensive psycholinguistic assessment of language processing in adult acquired aphasia. Intended both as a clinical instrument and research tool, PALPA is a set of resource materials enabling the user to select language tasks that can be tailored to the...

    Published September 29th 1992 by Psychology Press

  5. A Handbook of Neuropsychological Assessment

    By John Crawford, Dennis Parker

    Edited by William McKinlay

    This is a wide-ranging text concerned with the principles and practice of neuropsychological assessment in the adult. It combines a flexible hypothesis testing approach to assessment with information on specialized test batteries. The book covers the major areas of memory, language, perception,...

    Published September 20th 1992 by Psychology Press

  6. Child Care in Context

    Cross-cultural Perspectives

    Edited by Michael E. Lamb, Kathleen J. Sternberg, Carl-Philip Hwang, Anders G. Broberg

    Child care is an integral part of the web of influences and experiences that shape children's development. Utilizing an interdisciplinary approach that covers both historic and economic contexts, this unique book characterizes child care in 18 countries on five continents. Specific historical roots...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  7. The Construction of Social Judgments

    Edited by Leonard L. Martin, Abraham Tesser

    Series: Cog Studies Grp of the Inst for Behavioral Research at UGA

    Researchers have been addressing social judgment from a cognitive perspective for more than 15 years. Within recent years, however, it has become increasingly clear that many of the models and assumptions initially adopted are in need of revision. The chapters in this volume point out where the...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  8. Modularity and Constraints in Language and Cognition

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 25

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, Michael Maratsos

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    One of the central problems in the study of modern cognition is the degree to which higher cognition is modularized: that is, how much are higher functions carried out by domain-specific, specialized, cognitive subsystems, rather than a highly general cognitive learning and inferring device? To...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  9. Distribution

    By C. Moir, J.A. Dawson

    This series aims to provide comprehensive and authoritative surveys of UK economic and social statistics. They are aimed at anyone who needs to gain a thorough understanding of the sources for the study of the area under consideration. This title reviews the distribution sector of the economy,...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Language Experience and Early Language Development

    From Input to Uptake

    By Margaret Harris

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    Addresses one debate in language development, namely the relationship between children's language development and their language experience....

    Published August 24th 1992 by Psychology Press