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  1. 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 January 31st 1989 by Psychology Press

  2. 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 January 31st 1989 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 November 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  4. 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 November 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 September 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  6. 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 September 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  7. Multidimensional Functional Assessment of Older Adults

    The Duke Older Americans Resources and Services Procedures

    By Gerda G. Fillenbaum

    Reliable, easily administered, and objective ways of assessing the well-being of the elderly and their use of, and need for, services are rare. The author of this study provides current information on the Multidimensional Functional Assessment of Older Adults (MFAQ) -- the most widely used...

    Published July 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  8. Experimental Foundations of Behavioral Medicines

    Conditioning Approaches

    Edited by Robert Ader, Herbert Weiner,, Andrew S. Baum,, Andrew S. Baum

    Series: Perspectives on Behavioral Medicine Series

    A new attempt to acknowledge and rekindle interest in the experimental foundation of behavioral medicine, this volume focuses on the relevance of conditioning processes in the development of clinically relevant intervention strategies. It provides illustrations of the basic conditioning effects in...

    Published June 30th 1988 by Psychology Press

  9. Stress and Coping Across Development

    Edited by Tiffany M. Field, Philip Mccabe, Neil Schneiderman

    Series: Stress and Coping Series

    This is the second volume based on the annual University of Miami Symposia on Stress and Coping. The present volume is focused on some representative stresses and coping mechanisms that occur during different stages of development including infancy, childhood, and adulthood. Accordingly, the volume...

    Published January 31st 1988 by Psychology Press

  10. Child Health Psychology

    Edited by Barbara G. Melamed, Karen A. Matthews, Donald K. Routh, Brian Stabler, Neil Schneiderman

    This unique text offers an interdisciplinary collection of the most current articles concerning the scientific study of Child Health Psychology. The subjects of many articles are applicable to pediatrics, family medicine, child nursing, developmental, clinical child, and pediatric psychology....

    Published September 30th 1987 by Psychology Press