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  1. What Might Have Been

    The Social Psychology of Counterfactual Thinking

    Edited by Neal J. Roese, James M. Olson

    Within a few short years, research on counterfactual thinking has mushroomed, establishing itself as one of the signature domains within social psychology. Counterfactuals are thoughts of what might have been, of possible past outcomes that could have taken place. Counterfactuals and their...

    Published October 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  2. Ideas and Realities of Emotion

    By Brian Parkinson

    A clear and concise overview of state-of-the-art reasearch into emotion focusing on cognitive appraisal, bodily changes, action tendencies and expressive displays....

    Published September 7th 1995 by Routledge

  3. Happiness, Pleasure, and Judgment

    The Contextual Theory and Its Applications

    By Allen Parducci

    What makes a life happy? The essential idea of this book is that the happy life is one in which the best of whatever is experienced comes relatively often, regardless of how good that best might be. It matters little whether one is rich or poor, successful or unsuccessful, beautiful or plain:...

    Published September 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  4. The Scientific Credibility of Folk Psychology

    By Garth J.O. Fletcher

    The examination and evaluation of folk psychology and lay cognition has been carried out predominantly in two domains: personality and social psychology, and the philosophy of psychology. Yet, work in these two areas has largely proceeded independently. The assumption on which this volume is...

    Published September 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  5. Game Theory and its Applications

    In the Social and Biological Sciences

    By Andrew M. Colman

    Andrew Coleman provides an accessible introduction to the fundamentals of mathematical gaming and other major applications in social psychology, decision theory, economics, politics, evolutionary biology, philosophy, operational research and sociology....

    Published August 14th 1995 by Psychology Press

  6. Parents, Children, and Communication

    Frontiers of Theory and Research

    Edited by Thomas J. Socha, Glen H. Stamp

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This is the first edited volume in the communication field to examine parent-child interaction. It creates a framework for future research in this growing area -- family communication, and more specifically, parent-child communication -- and also suggests new areas of communication research among...

    Published August 1st 1995 by Routledge

  7. Chaos theory in Psychology and the Life Sciences

    Edited by Robin Robertson, Allan Combs

    This book represents the best of the first three years of the Society for Chaos Theory in Psychology conferences. While chaos theory has been a topic of considerable interest in the physical and biological sciences, its applications in psychology and related fields have been obscured until recently...

    Published July 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  8. Police Psychology Into the 21st Century

    Edited by Martin I. Kurke, Ellen M. Scrivner

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    As we approach the 21st century, there is a discernable shift in policing, from an incident-driven perspective to a proactive problem solving stance often described as "community policing." In this volume a panel of 21 psychologists examine the changing directions in policing and how such changes...

    Published July 1st 1995 by Psychology Press

  9. Gender, Power, and Communication in Human Relationships

    Edited by Pamela J. Kalbfleisch, Michael J. Cody

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    This edited volume establishes a state-of-the-art perspective on theory and research on gender, power, and communication in human relationships. Both theoretical essays and review chapters address issues relevant to female and male differences in power, dominance, communication, equality, and...

    Published June 1st 1995 by Routledge

  10. Knowledge and Memory: the Real Story

    Advances in Social Cognition, Volume VIII

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr.

    Series: Advances in Social Cognition Series

    Narrative forms of mental representation and their influence on comprehension, communication and judgment, have rapidly become one of the main foci of research and theory in not only psychology but also other disciplines, including linguistics, sociology, and anthropology. No one has been more...

    Published June 1st 1995 by Psychology Press