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  1. Brain and Perception

    Holonomy and Structure in Figural Processing

    By Karl H. Pribram

    Series: Distinguished Lecture Series

    Presented as a series of lectures, this important volume achieves four major goals: 1) It integrates the results of the author's research as applied to pattern perception -- reviewing current brain research and showing how several lines of inquiry have been converging to produce a paradigm shift...

    Published June 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  2. Psychology at Iowa

    Centennial Essays

    By Joan H. Cantor

    After tracing the history of psychology at Iowa, the contributors reflect on the institution's leadership role in the development of the discipline, describe its long tradition of significant theoretical and empirical contributions to major areas in the field, and profile some of its most important...

    Published June 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  3. Women and New Reproductive Technologies

    Medical, Psychosocial, Legal, and Ethical Dilemmas

    Edited by Judith Rodin, Aila Collins

    Although major breakthroughs in reproductive technology have created dramatic opportunities for many people, they are not without problems. More significant than the question of whether the technologies are "good" or "bad," however, is for whom they are good, in what instances, and to whom they...

    Published June 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  4. Intelligence

    Reconceptualization and Measurement

    Edited by Helga A.H. Rowe

    As reform in all sectors of education continues, it is becoming increasingly important that we develop a rich understanding of what "intelligence" is, and how it can be improved. Reflecting current views on the manifestation, development, and assessment of human intelligence, this volume addresses...

    Published June 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  5. Emotion and Social Judgements

    Edited by Joseph P. Forgas

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    The role of emotions in interpersonal judgements about health and illness and in social decisions receive particular attention in this book. The book is organised in three sections: conceptual approaches to the connection between emotion, mood and judgements; extension of the basic theory behind...

    Published May 31st 1991 by Garland Science

  6. Toward the Practice of theory-based Instruction

    Current Cognitive theories and their Educational Promise

    Edited by Anne McKeough, Judy Lee Lupart

    This unique contribution to the field of education offers a comparative look at the application of cognitive theory to instruction. Six leading researchers, representing the three theoretical positions which guide the study of cognition -- socio- cultural, information processing, and neo-Piagetian...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Routledge

  7. Contemporary Career Development Issues

    Edited by Robert F. Morrison, Jerome Adams

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    Based on the thesis that individuals develop not in isolation, but in a direction consistent with both personal needs and the needs of the surrounding environment, this volume concentrates on the development of adults in their careers within organizations. The organizational and individual...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Routledge

  8. The Psychology of Learning Science

    Edited by Shawn M. Glynn, Bruce K. Britton, Russell H. Yeany

    Focusing on the teaching and learning of science concepts at the elementary and high school levels, this volume bridges the gap between state-of-the-art research and classroom practice in science education. The contributors -- science educators, cognitive scientists, and psychologists -- draw clear...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Routledge

  9. Intersections With Attachment

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

    Attachment has long been a key area of social development. Work on attachment processes has involved a variety of species as well as humans in diverse cultures and at various points in the life cycle. This volume presents research devoted to the meaning and implications of the attachment concept,...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Psychology Press

  10. Toward A Logic of Meanings

    By Jean Piaget, Rolando Garcia, Philip Davidson

    Edited by Philip M. Davidson, Philip M. Davidson, Jack Easley

    This book, the last one written by Piaget, presents a new line of empirical studies based on a revised formulation of his theory of the development of logical reasoning. The amended theory overcomes many problems and criticisms of his earlier formulations by providing a fresh explanation for the...

    Published May 1st 1991 by Psychology Press