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  1. The Psychoanalytic Study of Society, V. 13

    Essays in Honor of Weston LaBarre

    Edited by L. Bryce Boyer, Simon A. Grolnick

    Volume 13 includes chapters on the contributions of Weston LaBarre (B. Kilbourne); Geza Roheim's theory of myth (S. Morales); the origins of Christianity (W. Meissner); myths in Inuit religion (D. Merkur); the psychology of a Sherpa shaman (R. Paul); the psychoanalytic study of urban legends (M....

    Published July 31st 1988 by Routledge

  2. Nonlinear Psychophysical Dynamics

    By Robert A.M. Gregson

    Nonlinear Psychophysical Dynamics utilizes new results in systems theory as a foundation for representing sensory channels as a form of recursive loop processes. It demonstrates that a range of phenomena, previously treated as diverse or anomalous, are more readily seen as related and as the...

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  3. Memory Development

    Universal Changes and Individual Differences

    Edited by Franz E. Weinert, Marion Perlmutter

    This volume, a collection of papers resulting from a conference sponsored by the Max Planck Society, presents an overview of past research on memory development, possible applications of this research, and new ideas for future areas of study. The role of cognitive components in the development of...

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  4. Multidimensional Functional Assessment of Older Adults

    The Duke Older Americans Resources and Services Procedures

    By Gerda G. Fillenbaum

    Reliable, easily administered, and objective ways of assessing the well-being of the elderly and their use of, and need for, services are rare. The author of this study provides current information on the Multidimensional Functional Assessment of Older Adults (MFAQ) -- the most widely used...

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  5. Personality: Evolutionary Heritage and Human Distinctiveness

    By Arnold H. Buss

    This innovative study focuses on seven inherent personality traits humans share with primates; activity, fearfulness, impulsivity, sociability, altruism, aggressiveness, and dominance. The author discusses these traits from the dual perspective of our evolutionary history and our human uniqueness....

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  6. 10th Annual Conference Cognitive Science Society Pod

    First published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  7. Experimental Foundations of Behavioral Medicines

    Conditioning Approaches

    Edited by Robert Ader, Herbert Weiner,, Andrew S. Baum,, Andrew S. Baum

    Series: Perspectives on Behavioral Medicine Series

    A new attempt to acknowledge and rekindle interest in the experimental foundation of behavioral medicine, this volume focuses on the relevance of conditioning processes in the development of clinically relevant intervention strategies. It provides illustrations of the basic conditioning effects in...

    Published June 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. Generating Natural Language Under Pragmatic Constraints

    By Eduard H. Hovy

    Recognizing that the generation of natural language is a goal- driven process, where many of the goals are pragmatic (i.e., interpersonal and situational) in nature, this book provides an overview of the role of pragmatics in language generation. Each chapter states a problem that arises in...

    Published June 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  9. Statistical Power Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences

    2nd Edition

    By Jacob Cohen

    Statistical Power Analysis is a nontechnical guide to power analysis in research planning that provides users of applied statistics with the tools they need for more effective analysis. The Second Edition includes: * a chapter covering power analysis in set correlation and multivariate methods; *...

    Published June 30th 1988 by Routledge

  10. A Dual Model of Impression Formation

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume I

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    This volume presents different perspectives on a dual model of impression formation -- a theory about how people form impressions about other people by combining information about a person with prior knowledge found in long-term memory. This information is of real importance to graduate students...

    Published June 30th 1988 by Psychology Press