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  1. Advanced Basic Meta-analysis

    Version 1.10

    By Brian Mullen

    In response to the growing emphasis on precision in the summarization and integration of research literature, Advanced BASIC Meta-Analysis presents an overview of strategies, techniques, and procedures used in meta-analysis. The book and software provide an integrated and comprehensive...

    Published September 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  2. The Limits of Biological Treatments for Psychological Distress

    Comparisons With Psychotherapy and Placebo

    Edited by Seymour Fisher, Roger P. Greenberg

    Broadly scanning the biologically oriented treatments for psychological disorders in 20th century psychiatry, the authors raise serious questions about the efficacy of the somatic treatments for psychological distress and challenge the widespread preference for biologically based treatments as the...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Routledge

  3. Phonology

    A Cognitive View

    By Jonathan Kaye

    Series: Tutorial Essays in Cognitive Science Series

    Designed to acquaint the reader with the field of phonology -- the study of the systems of linguistically significant sounds -- this book begins with a brief introduction to linguistics and a discussion of phonology's place within that field. It then goes on to cover a variety of topics including...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Routledge

  4. Multiway Contingency Tables Analysis for the Social Sciences

    Edited by Thomas D. Wickens

    This book describes the principles and techniques needed to analyze data that form a multiway contingency table. Wickens discusses the description of association in such data using log-linear and log-multiplicative models and defines how the presence of association is tested using hypotheses of...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  5. Sexual Images of the Self

    the Psychology of Erotic Sensations and Illusions

    By Seymour Fisher

    This volume documents how sexual practices and fictions infiltrate and are influenced by a person's feelings about the self and the body. Using paradigms derived from self and body image theory, Fisher combines research from the past several decades dealing with sexual behavior to test major...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  6. How Children Discover New Strategies

    By Robert Siegler, Eric A. Jenkins

    Series: Distinguished Lecture Series

    This well-documented book divides the process of constructing new problem-solving strategies into two parts: discovery of the new strategy, and its generalization to new contexts. By using a trial-by-trial analysis, the authors are able to identify the exact trial on which the new strategy is first...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  7. The World of Touch

    By David Katz

    Edited by Lester E. Krueger, Lester E. Krueger

    For the first time, David Katz's classic monograph The World of Touch has been translated into English. Regarded as one of the premiere experimental psychologists, Katz vigorously opposed the atomism and "tachistoscopic" mentality typical of the sensory psychology of his day. In The World of...

    Published August 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  8. Knowing, Learning, and instruction

    Essays in Honor of Robert Glaser

    Edited by Lauren Resnick

    Series: Psychology of Education and Instruction Series

    Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Learning Research and Development Center (LRDC) at the University of Pittsburgh, these papers present the most current and innovative research on cognition and instruction. Knowing, Learning, and Instruction pays homage to Robert Glaser, founder of the LRDC,...

    Published July 1st 1989 by Routledge

  9. Interaction in Human Development

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein, Jerome S. Bruner

    Series: Crosscurrents in Contemporary Psychology Series

    Interaction in Human Development unites theoretical essays and empirical accounts bearing directly on the nature of interactions as a principal factor and organizing feature in human mental and social development. The papers discuss all areas of interaction including genetic, environmental,...

    Published July 1st 1989 by Psychology Press

  10. Contemporary Learning Theories

    Volume II: Instrumental Conditioning Theory and the Impact of Biological Constraints on Learning

    Edited by Stephen B. Klein, Robert R. Mowrer, Robert W. Mowrer

    This unique two-volume set provides detailed coverage of contemporary learning theory. Uniting leading experts in modern behavioral theory, these texts give students a complete view of the field. Volume I details the complexities of Pavlovian conditioning and describes the current status of...

    Published July 1st 1989 by Psychology Press