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  1. 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 July 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  2. The Structure of Conflict

    By Clyde H. Coombs, George S. Avrunin, Clyde H. Coombs, George S. Avrunin

    Edited by Clyde H. Coombs, George S. Avrunin

    A theory that attempts to bring order to the chaotic variety of conflict usually begins by distinguishing types of conflict and formulating general explanatory principles that relate and integrate them. In contrast to traditional methods, this book describes and explores the structural aspects of...

    Published July 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  3. Advanced Logo

    A Language for Learning

    By Michael Friendly

    Series: Computer Science for the Behavioral Sciences Series

    Advanced Logo shows how LOGO can be used as a vehicle to promote problem solving skills among secondary students, college students, and instructors. The book demonstrates the wide range of educational domains that can be explored through LOGO including generative grammars, physical laws of motion...

    Published June 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  4. Advanced Logo

    A Language for Learning

    By Michael Friendly

    Series: Computer Science for the Behavioral Sciences Series

    Advanced Logo shows how LOGO can be used as a vehicle to promote problem solving skills among secondary students, college students, and instructors. The book demonstrates the wide range of educational domains that can be explored through LOGO including generative grammars, physical laws of motion...

    Published June 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  5. Constructivism in the Computer Age

    Edited by George Forman, Peter B. Pufall

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    Discussing the future value of computers as tools for cognitive development, the volume reviews past literature and presents new data from a Piagetian perspective. Constructivism in the Computer Age includes such topics as: teaching LOGO to children; the computers effects on social development;...

    Published June 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  6. Applications of interactionist Psychology

    Essays in Honor of Saul B. Sells

    Edited by Steven G. Cole, Robert Demaree, William Curtis

    This work, honoring Saul B. Sells, adds to the understanding of the science of psychology and the application of that knowledge to meaningful human endeavors. Covers topics including: the interactionist approach and the importance of multivariate design, accuracy of measurement in order to move...

    Published June 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  7. Child Development in a Life-Span Perspective

    Edited by E. Mavis Hetherington, Richard M. Lerner, Marion Perlmutter

    Comprised of papers written by members of the Social Science Research Council Subcommittee on Child Development in Life-Span Perspective, this book provides a representation of the current status of the relation between child development and the life- span. It suggests the possible synthesis of...

    Published June 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. Social Identifications

    A Social Psychology of Intergroup Relations and Group Processes

    By Dominic Abrams, Michael A. Hogg

    The authors of Social Identifications set out to make accessible to students of social psychology the social identity approach developed by Henri Tajfel, John Turner, and their colleagues in Bristol during the 1970s and 1980s. Michael Hogg and Dominic Abrams give a comprehensive and readable...

    Published May 19th 1988 by Routledge

  9. A Secure Base

    Clinical Applications of Attachment Theory

    By John Bowlby

    In this collection of lectures Dr Bowlby describes recent findings, and gives an outline of the main features of attachment theory, now widely recognised as a most productive conceptual framework within which to organise the evidence. In the final lecture he shows how this knowledge, when applied...

    Published May 5th 1988 by Routledge

  10. Philosophy of Mind

    An Overview for Cognitive Science

    By William Bechtel

    Series: Tutorial Essays in Cognitive Science Series

    Specifically designed to make the philosophy of mind intelligible to those not trained in philosophy, this book provides a concise overview for students and researchers in the cognitive sciences. Emphasizing the relevance of philosophical work to investigations in other cognitive sciences, this...

    Published May 1st 1988 by Psychology Press