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  1. Social Structure and Aging

    Psychological Processes

    Edited by K. Warner Schaie, Carmi Schooler

    Series: Social Structure and Aging Series

    This volume presents a systematic examination of the impact of social structures on individual behaviors and on their development in adulthood and old age. These papers and responses attempt to improve the reciprocal relationship between changes in social macro- and micro-structures and the process...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  2. Event History Analysis

    Statistical theory and Application in the Social Sciences

    By Hans-Peter Blossfeld, Alfred Hamerle, Karl Ulrich Mayer

    Serving as both a student textbook and a professional reference/handbook, this volume explores the statistical methods of examining time intervals between successive state transitions or events. Examples include: survival rates of patients in medical studies, unemployment periods in economic...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  3. Behaviorism, Neobehaviorism, and Cognitivism in Learning Theory

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    By Abram Amsel

    Series: Distinguished Lecture Series

    Behaviorism, Neobehaviorism, and Cognitivism in Learning Theory presents the insights and opinions of Abram Amsel -- a comprehensive viewpoint that encompasses more than 40 years of research work and theorizing -- on the "cognitive revolution" in psychology and the behavioral sciences as it...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  4. Teaching and Learning Computer Programming

    Multiple Research Perspectives

    Edited by Richard E. Mayer

    The influx of computer technology into classrooms during the past decade raises the questions -- how can we teach children to use computers productively and what effect will learning to program computers have on them? During this same period, researchers have investigated novice learning of...

    Published October 1st 1988 by Routledge

  5. Social and Applied Aspects of Perceiving Faces

    Edited by Thomas R. Alley

    This interdisciplinary overview integrates a variety of perspectives on the process and interpretation of faces as a major source of verbal and nonverbal communication. Written by authors from social, experimental, and cognitive psychology as well as from the dental sciences, Social and Applied...

    Published October 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  6. Impact of Divorce, Single Parenting and Stepparenting on Children

    A Case Study of Visual Agnosia

    Edited by E. Mavis Hetherington, Josephine D. Arasteh

    This book, a result of a conference sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, explores developmental and clinical evidence of how divorce, and the transition to single parenting and stepparenting affects children. Many of the articles collected here look at the...

    Published October 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  7. Women and Health Psychology

    Volume I: Mental Health Issues

    By Cheryl Brown Travis

    Series: Environment and Health Series

    The author proposes that the conditions, events, and experiences that contribute to serious mental health problems for a percentage of women, will at some point be experienced by all. Mental Health Issues presents two basic themes: that social contexts and frameworks are experienced and expressed,...

    Published October 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. Agnosia and Apraxia

    Selected Papers of Liepmann, Lange, and P”tzl

    By Jason W. Brown

    Edited by Jason W. Brown, Jason W. Brown

    Series: Institute for Research in Behavioral Neuroscience Series

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

    Published October 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  9. The Nature of Expertise

    Edited by Michelene T.H. Chi, Robert Glaser, Marshall J. Farr

    Due largely to developments made in artificial intelligence and cognitive psychology during the past two decades, expertise has become an important subject for scholarly investigations. The Nature of Expertise displays the variety of domains and human activities to which the study of expertise has...

    Published October 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Women and Health Psychology

    Volume II: Biomedical Issues

    By Cheryl Brown Travis

    Series: Environment and Health Series

    Biomedical Issues closely examines issues such as cyclic biology, programming, birth surgery, and cancer and provides information on national trends in health care. It presents overviews of research issues and methods, while integrating the social psychological significance of these events as...

    Published October 1st 1988 by Psychology Press