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  1. The Construction of Social Judgments

    Edited by Leonard L. Martin, Abraham Tesser

    Series: Cog Studies Grp of the Inst for Behavioral Research at UGA

    Researchers have been addressing social judgment from a cognitive perspective for more than 15 years. Within recent years, however, it has become increasingly clear that many of the models and assumptions initially adopted are in need of revision. The chapters in this volume point out where the...

    Published August 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  2. Genius and Eminence

    Edited by Robert S. Albert

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    A fascinating introduction to the research into, and theories, of exceptional achievement. Topics covered include the arguments around personal dynamics and biological processes, the IQ issue, and how family and learning experiences are related to achievement....

    Published August 20th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. The Psychoanalytic Study of Society, V. 17

    Essays in Honor of George D. and Louise A. Spindler

    Edited by L. Bryce Boyer, Ruth M. Boyer

    In Volume 17, a series of critical appreciations of George and Louise Spindler's multidisciplinary contributions focus on homogeneity and heterogeneity in American cultural anthropology (S. Parman); the molding of American anthropology (M. Suarez); education (H. Trueba); and the uses of projective...

    Published July 31st 1992 by Routledge

  4. Applications of Nonverbal Behavioral Theories and Research

    Edited by Robert S. Feldman

    This book is intended to accomplish several goals. First, it is designed to provide a broad overview of the major areas of application of theory and research relating to nonverbal behavior. Second, individual chapters emphasize how the applications have been drawn from underlying theories and...

    Published July 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  5. Personality Assessment in America

    A Retrospective on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Society for Personality Assessment

    Edited by Edwin I. Megargee, Charles D. Spielberger

    Whereas most psychology books discuss current or future trends, this one focuses on the past. It consists of a collection of important and historically significant writings by a select group of men and women who, over the past 50 years, were honored by their colleagues for their distinguished...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Routledge

  6. Dual-career Marriage

    A System in Transition

    By Lisa R. Silberstein

    Dual-career marriage, in which wife and husband each pursue a professional career, offers a window into the changing landscape of gender roles and relations. In the span of a single generation, the family in which both parents work outside the home has gone from being the exception to being the...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  7. The Social Psychology of Everyday Life

    By Michael Argyle

    Is psychology good for our health? What is the effect of class on social behaviour? In this comprehensive and fully up-to-date accoung of the psychology of everyday life, Michael Argyle looks at the most interesting and practically important areas of social psychology. He takes social psychology...

    Published May 6th 1992 by Routledge

  8. Explaining One's Self To Others

    Reason-giving in A Social Context

    Edited by Margaret L. McLaughlin, Michael J. Cody, Stephen John Read

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    To date, the study of communicated explanations has been, at best, unsystematic. There has been little recognition that many, if not most, explanations are eventually delivered to a hearer or hearers. These potential audiences constrain the way the explanation is ultimately shaped. Similarly,...

    Published April 30th 1992 by Routledge

  9. Power in the Classroom

    Communication, Control, and Concern

    Edited by Virginia P. Richmond, James C. McCroskey

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In the belief that power is something that is negotiated by participants in the instructional process and with the goal of understanding how communication and power interact, this book looks at power and instruction in many different ways. Drawing from the lessons of the social sciences generally,...

    Published March 31st 1992 by Routledge

  10. Student Perceptions in the Classroom

    Edited by Dale H. Schunk, Judith L. Meece

    This book's two primary objectives are to present theory and research on the role of learners' achievement-related perceptions in educational contexts and to discuss the implications of this research for educational practices. Although contributors share the view that students' perceptions exert...

    Published March 31st 1992 by Routledge