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  1. Verbal Protocols in Literacy Research

    Nature of Global Reading Development

    By Susan E. Israel

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

    This volume offers an updated analysis of the methodology of reading and reading research since 1995, when the landmark book Verbal Protocols of Reading: The Nature of Constructively Responsive Reading by Michael Pressley and Peter Afflerbach was published. It offers a thorough cross-analysis of...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Employee Recruitment, Selection, and Assessment

    Contemporary Issues for Theory and Practice

    Edited by Ioannis Nikolaou, Janneke K. Oostrom

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Personnel selection is changing. Whilst traditional face-to-face interviews are still common, the range of assessment processes that inform the selection of candidates is increasingly diverse, taking advantage not only of new technologies, but also using new methods and strategies, such as...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. The Value of Executive Coaching

    By Angela Mulvie

    The explosive growth of coaching over the past decade has been accompanied by comparable growth in coach training as well as in membership of professional bodies representing the industry. Yet philosophical and intellectual debates over executive coaching and its measurable value and outcomes...

    Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Intelligence and Human Abilities

    Structure, Origins and Applications

    By Colin Cooper

    Psychological research into human intelligence and abilities presents us with a number of difficult questions: Are human abilities explained by a single core intelligence or by multiple intelligences? How should abilities be assessed? With tests unlike the problems which people normally have...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Hypothetical Thinking

    Dual Processes in Reasoning and Judgement

    By Jonathan St. B. T. Evans

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    Hypothetical thought involves the imagination of possibilities and the exploration of their consequences by a process of mental simulation. Using a recently developed theoretical framework called Hypothetical Thinking Theory, Jonathan St. B. T. Evans provides an integrated theoretical account of a...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders

    Edited by Ruth H. Bahr, Elaine R. Silliman

    The Routledge Handbook of Communication Disorders provides an update on key issues and research in the clinical application of the speech, language and hearing sciences in both children and adults. Focusing on areas of cutting-edge research, this handbook showcases what we know about...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Developmental Transitions across the Lifespan

    Selected works of Leo B. Hendry

    By Leo B Hendry

    Series: World Library of Psychologists

    Leo B. Hendry is one of the foremost developmental psychologists of his generation. His diverse range of interests have included studies on young people’s involvement in competitive sports, investigations into teacher and pupil relations in school, adolescents’ leisure pursuits and their family...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Mental Life (Psychology Revivals)

    An Introduction to Psychology

    By Beatrice Edgell

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1926, the aim of this textbook was the ‘interpretation of human behaviour and conduct’. Beatrice Edgell is an important figure in the history of psychology. She was the first British woman to receive a PhD in psychology, the first female psychology professor in Britain and...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Behaviour (Psychology Revivals)

    By D. E. Broadbent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1961, this was a time when for most laymen the science of behaviour hardly existed. Few people had any clear idea of its methods, its history or, above all, its significance. The work of the behaviourists was almost unknown, yet this was a science which offered the hope of...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. The Mind and the Brain (Psychology Revivals)

    By Alfred Binet

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1907, this book explores the distinction between mind and matter. Although Alfred Binet is best known for his contributions to the study of intelligence he had other extensive research interests and published widely in many areas of psychology. This reissue is an...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge