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  1. Parallel Models of Associative Memory

    Updated Edition

    Edited by Geoffrey E. Hinton, James A. Anderson

    This update of the 1981 classic on neural networks includes new commentaries by the authors that show how the original ideas are related to subsequent developments. As researchers continue to uncover ways of applying the complex information processing abilities of neural networks, they give these...

    Published January 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  2. Motivation and Emotion

    By Phil Evans

    The author explores various theoretical perspectives on what it is to be a human being, the feelings and emotions that determine a range of behaviour from those with specifically biological links to more complex human concerns....

    Published December 1st 1988 by Routledge

  3. Memory Improved

    Reading and Memory Enhancement Across the Life Span Through Strategic Text Structures

    By Bonnie J.F. Meyer, Carole J. Young, Brendan J. Bartlett

    This unique text presents a systematic study of a proven method for increasing the memory and reading comprehension of older adults by using a program based on discourse processing. The program facilitates the encoding and retrieval of information through a reading strategy plan utilizing top-level...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  4. The Pragmatic Basis of Aphasia

    A Neurolinguistic Study of Morphosyntax Among Bilinguals

    Edited by Marc L. Schnitzer

    Series: Neuropsychology and Neurolinguistics Series

    This language study's primary purpose is to use aphasic performance to understand language, rather than to use linguistic analysis to understand aphasia. Examining the detailed nature of linguistic performance of bilingual aphasics in a variety of "natural" and metalinguistic tasks, the book...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  5. In Search of Coronary-prone Behavior

    Beyond Type A

    Edited by Aron Wolfe Siegman, Theodore M. Dembroski

    In Search of Cornoary-Prone Behavior: Beyond Type A provides a methodology of enormous potential for examining the relationship between behavioral variables and basic pathophysiological mechanisms. They discuss the history of Type-A behavior pattern (TABP) as it relates to coronary heart disease (...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  6. Sports, Games, and Play

    Social and Psychological Viewpoints, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey H. Goldstein

    This updated study of sports and recreation utilizes the most current research, introducing the latest innovations and analyses in new chapters while revising and expanding chapters from the previous edition. Presenting diverse methodological and conceptual approaches, this anthology reflects the...

    Published December 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  7. Studying the Novice Programmer

    Edited by E. Soloway, J. C. Spohrer

    Series: Interacting with Computers Series

    Parallel to the growth of computer usage in society is the growth of programming instruction in schools. This informative volume unites a wide range of perspectives on the study of novice programmers that will not only inform readers of empirical findings, but will also provide insights into how...

    Published November 1st 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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