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  1. Object Perception

    Structure and Process

    Edited by Bryan E. Shepp, Soledad Ballesteros

    This collection of research on object perception focuses on holistic and featural properties of objects, the mechanisms that produce such properties, how people choose one type of property over another, and how such choices are improved during the course of child development. The contributions...

    Published March 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  2. Masochism and the Self

    By Roy F. Baumeister

    This volume provides an integrative theory firmly grounded in current psychology of the self, and offers a fresh, compelling account of one of psychology's most enigmatic behavior patterns. Professor Baumeister provides comprehensive coverage of historical and cross-cultural theories and empirical...

    Published March 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  3. Social Psychology of Health and Illness

    Edited by Glenn S. Sanders, Jerry Suls

    Series: Environment and Health Series

    This books describes how and why "distant" social influences, such as socialization practices, interpersonal relationships, and social organization, are often just as important as medical considerations in determining an individual's tendency toward health or illness. The essays describe some of...

    Published March 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  4. Recent Perspectives on American Sign Language

    Edited by Harlan L. Lane, Francois Grosjean

    First published in 1989. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  5. Complex Information Processing

    The Impact of Herbert A. Simon

    Edited by David Klahr, Kenneth Kotovsky

    Series: Carnegie Mellon Symposia on Cognition Series

    Here, several leading experts in the area of cognitive science summarize their current research programs, tracing Herbert A. Simon's influence on their own work -- and on the field of information processing at large. Topics covered include problem- solving, imagery, reading, writing, memory,...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  6. Eating, Sleeping, and Sex

    Perspectives in Behavioral Medicine

    Edited by Albert J. Stunkard, Andrew S. Baum,

    Series: Perspectives on Behavioral Medicine Series

    The lack of balance and the failure of regulation in life has traditionally been recognized in such extreme symbolic acts as overconscientiousness or a criminal lack of conscience. This volume shows how the neurotic process affects biologic functions, distorting natural functioning. Three distinct...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  7. Attitude Structure and Function

    Edited by Anthony R. Pratkanis, Steven J. Breckler, Anthony G. Greenwald

    Utilizing "new wave" research including new psychological theories, new statistical techniques, and a stronger methodology, this collection unites a diversity of recent research perspectives on attitudes and the psychological functions of an attitude. The objective of the editors was to bring...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  8. Systems and Development

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 22

    Edited by Megan R. Gunnar, Esther Thelen

    Series: Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

    This volume covers the 22nd Annual Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology. The theme of the conference was the use of a systematic approach to the study of development. An analysis of systems theory, its applications to the study of development, its benefits, and its drawbacks are considered. The...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  9. Teamwork and the Bottom Line

    Groups Make A Difference

    Edited by Ned Rosen

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    This volume is based on extensive research findings and the author's observation that successful managers are people who understand the dynamics of group interaction and can use that understanding effectively to motivate members of their group to achieve important goals. Blending theory, research,...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  10. Progress in Behavioral Studies

    Volume 1

    By A. J. Brownstein, R. Epstein, P. Harzem

    Edited by Robert Epstein, Robert Epstein

    Advancing the study of behavior and its humane applications in society, this book explores behavioral studies and the analysis of behavior. Progress in Behavioral Studies outlines the contributions of behavioral science to education, behavioral medicine, and other related disciplines. Individual...

    Published February 1st 1989 by Psychology Press