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  1. Handbook of Moral Behavior and Development

    Volume 1: Theory

    Edited by William M. Kurtines, Jacob Gewirtz, Jacob L. Lamb

    The publication of this unique three-volume set represents the culmination of years of work by a large number of scholars, researchers, and professionals in the field of moral development. The literature on moral behavior and development has grown to the point where it is no longer possible to...

    Published August 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  2. Artificial Believers

    The Ascription of Belief

    By Afzal Ballim, Yorick Wilks

    Modeling of individual beliefs is essential to the computer understanding of natural languages. Phenomena at all levels -- syntactic, semantic, and pragmatic -- cannot be fully analyzed in the absence of models of a hearer and of the hearer's model of other believers. The heart of this text is the...

    Published August 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  3. Cognition in Close Relationships

    Edited by Garth J.O. Fletcher, Frank D. Fincham

    The past decade has witnessed an explosion of interest and research on close relationships and social cognition. In both areas, numerous handbooks, textbooks, and journal articles have been published. However, it is the editors' impression that although cognitive theories and concepts have filtered...

    Published August 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Philosophy and Connectionist Theory

    Edited by William Ramsey, David E. Rumelhart, Stephen P. Stich

    Series: Developments in Connectionist Theory Series

    The philosophy of cognitive science has recently become one of the most exciting and fastest growing domains of philosophical inquiry and analysis. Until the early 1980s, nearly all of the models developed treated cognitive processes -- like problem solving, language comprehension, memory, and...

    Published August 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. The Psychology of Touch

    By Morton A. Heller, Morton A. Heller

    Edited by Morton A. Heller, William Schiff

    Designed to make research on touch understandable to those not specifically involved in tactile research, this book provides broad coverage of the field. It includes material on sensory physiology and psychophysics, thermal sensibility, pain, pattern participation, sensory aids, and tactile...

    Published August 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  6. Memory

    By John Weinman, Jackie Hunter

    Published August 15th 1991 by CRC Press

  7. Parent-child Relations Throughout Life

    Edited by Karl Pillemer, Kathleen McCartney

    The study of parent-child relationships has long been of interest to behavioral scientists, both for its theoretical importance and for its practice and policy implications. There are, however, certain limitations to the knowledge in this area. First, research on parents and children is spread...

    Published July 31st 1991 by Routledge

  8. Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology

    Edited by Gregory A. Kimble, Michael Wertheimer, Charlotte L. White

    Series: Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology Series

    This book presents a series of informal biographies about major figures in the history of psychology. A unique combination of expertise and human appeal, the volume places the contributions of each pioneer in a new and fascinating perspective. For instance, several of the authors use the novel...

    Published July 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  9. Complex Problem Solving

    Principles and Mechanisms

    Edited by Robert J. Sternberg, Peter A. Frensch

    Although complex problem solving has emerged as a field of psychology in its own right, the literature is, for the most part, widely scattered, and often so technical that it is inaccessible to non-experts. This unique book provides a comprehensive, in-depth, and accessible introduction to the...

    Published July 31st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. Sexuality in Close Relationships

    Edited by Kathleen McKinney, Susan Sprecher

    This is one of the first volumes to examine the interface between research undertaken in sexuality and that in close relationships from a social psychological perspective. Experts from several different disciplines offer chapters that contain theory, extant literature, and their own original...

    Published July 31st 1991 by Psychology Press