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  1. Asian Americans

    Achievement Beyond Iq

    By James R. Flynn

    This authoritative book shows how the gap between a group's mean IQ and achievement can be precisely measured, and then partitioned between two factors -- an important methodology with potential application for all ethnic groups. In this case, the author shows that Chinese Americans' occupational...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Routledge

  2. Architectures for Intelligence

    The 22nd Carnegie Mellon Symposium on Cognition

    Edited by Kurt Van Lehn, Kurt Van Lehn

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    This unique volume focuses on computing systems that exhibit intelligent behavior. As such, it discusses research aimed at building a computer that has the same cognitive architecture as the mind -- permitting evaluations of it as a model of the mind -- and allowing for comparisons between...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  3. Context and Development

    Edited by Robert Cohen, Alexander W. Siegel

    The purpose of this book is to explore meaningful integrations of developmental processes and functioning with conceptualizations of "context" -- a term traditionally denoting physical settings, social arenas, or perceptual or social backdrops in relation to a focal point. However, the study of...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Criteria for Competence

    Controversies in the Conceptualization and Assessment of Children's Abilities

    Edited by Michael Chandler, Michael Chapman

    One of developmental psychology's central concerns is the identification of specific "milestones" which indicate what children are typically capable of doing at different ages. Work of this kind has a substantial impact on the way parents, educators, and service-oriented professionals deal with...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. The Psychology of Word Meanings

    Edited by Paula J. Schwanenflugel

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

    This volume contains perspectives from a collection of cognitive scientists on the psychological, philosophical, and educational issues surrounding the meanings of words and how these meanings are learned and accessed. It features chapters covering the nature and structure of word meaning, how new...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  6. Philosophical and Foundational Issues in Measurement Theory

    Edited by C. Wade Savage, Philip Ehrlich

    Measurement theory has only recently become recognized as a legitimate, specialized field of inquiry. This text covers a wide range of issues of central concern to contemporary measurement theorists, and a broad range of philosophical perspectives are represented. The formalist, representationalist...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  7. Relating Theory and Data

    Essays on Human Memory in Honor of Bennet B. Murdock

    Edited by Stephan Lewandowsky, William E. Hockley

    This festschrift represents the proceedings of a conference held in honor of Bennet B. Murdock, one of the foremost researchers and theoreticians on human memory and cognition. A highly renowned investigator respected for both his empirical and theoretical contributions to the field, Murdock...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  8. Relating Theory and Data

    Essays on Human Memory in Honor of Bennet B. Murdock

    Edited by William E. Hockley, Stephan Lewandowsky

    This festschrift represents the proceedings of a conference held in honor of Bennet B. Murdock, one of the foremost researchers and theoreticians on human memory and cognition. A highly renowned investigator respected for both his empirical and theoretical contributions to the field, Murdock...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  9. Bridges Between Psychology and Linguistics

    A Swarthmore Festschrift for Lila Gleitman

    Edited by Donna Jo Napoli, Judy Anne Kegl, Judy Kegl

    Written as a tribute to Lila Gleitman, an influential pioneer in first language acquisition and reading studies, this significant book clearly establishes the relationships between psychology and linguistics. It begins with a thorough examination of issues in developmental psychology, continues...

    Published October 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. intimates in Conflict

    A Communication Perspective

    Edited by Dudley D. Cahn

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    First Published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 1st 1991 by Routledge