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  1. Intelligence

    The Psychometric View

    By Paul Kline

    Paul Kline's latest book provides a readable modern account of the psychometric view of intelligence. It explains factor analysis and the construction of intelligence tests, and shows how the resulting factors provide a picture of human abilities. Written to be clear and concise it none the less...

    Published December 6th 1990 by Routledge

  2. Psychosocial Aspects of Depression

    Edited by Joseph Becker, Arthur Kleinman

    Despite general agreement that psychosocial factors play an important role in various facets of the etiology, onset, treatment response and outcome of depressive disorders, the replicability of research results has left much to be desired. Because much of this unreliability has been attributed to...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Routledge

  3. Self Processes and Development

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 23

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, L. Alan Sroufe

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    The study of the self--and the processes associated with the self--are at the cutting edge of research on social and personality development. This volume brings together researchers from diverse theoretical perspectives to address a wide variety of issues associated with self processes including...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  4. Health at Work

    Edited by Jonathan E. Fielding, Andrew S. Baum,, Andrew S. Baum, Stephen M. Weiss

    Series: Perspectives on Behavioral Medicine Series

    This book focuses on the major issues surrounding worksite health promotion programs. It identifies and discusses examples of the most intensively studied programs (such as Johnson and Johnson's "Live for Life," and AT&T's "TLC"), and considers the "state of science" for the four most frequently...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. Memory Mechanisms

    A Tribute To G.v. Goddard

    By Michael Corballis, Michael Corballis, K. Geoffrey White

    Edited by Wickliffe Abraham, Michael Corballis, Wickliffe Abraham

    Presenting the work of researchers who are at the forefront of the study of memory mechanisms, this volume addresses a wide range of topics including: physiological and biophysical studies of synaptic plasticity, neural models of information storage and recall, functional and structural...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  6. Modularity and the Motor theory of Speech Perception

    Proceedings of A Conference To Honor Alvin M. Liberman

    Edited by Michael Studdert-Kennedy, Ignatius G. Mattingly

    A compilation of the proceedings of a conference held to honor Alvin M. Liberman for his outstanding contributions to research in speech perception, this volume deals with two closely related and controversial proposals for which Liberman and his colleagues at Haskins Laboratories have argued...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. Behaviour Analysis in Theory and Practice

    Contributions and Controversies

    Edited by Derek E. Blackman, Helga Lejeune

    This edited book addresses four themes of contemporary importance in the experimental and applied analysis of behaviour: chronobiology (relationships between time and behaviour), the emergence of rational thinking, language, and behavioural medicine. The current empirical and theoretical status of...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. Development According to Parents

    By W. Andrews Collins, Jacqueline J. Goodnow

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    To their everyday life with children, parents bring a number of ideas about development and about parenting. Some of these ideas are about their own children and about themselves as parents. Others are more general: ideas, for instance, about what babies are like, how children change with age, what...

    Published December 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  9. The Communicative Competence of Young Children

    A Modular Approach

    By Susan H. Foster

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    How children first acquire language is one of the central issues in linguistics. This book draws on a wide range of research, including work in developmental psychology, anthropology and sociology, to explore the processes behind child language acquisition to the preschool period....

    Published November 12th 1990 by Routledge

  10. Constructivist Perspectives on Developmental Psychopathology and Atypical Development

    Edited by Daniel P. Keating, Hugh Rosen

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    This volume is the result of a symposium titled "Constructivist Approaches to Atypical Development and Developmental Psychopathology." What emerges from the work included here is a record of innovative extensions, refinements, and applications of the concept of constructivism. The chapters not only...

    Published November 1st 1990 by Psychology Press