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  1. Work Engagement

    A Handbook of Essential Theory and Research

    Edited by Arnold B. Bakker, Michael P. Leiter

    This book provides the most thorough view available on this new and intriguing dimension of workplace psychology, which is the basis of fulfilling, productive work. The book begins by defining work engagement, which has been described as ‘an opposite to burnout,’ following its development into a...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Employee Recruitment, Selection, and Assessment

    Contemporary Issues for Theory and Practice

    Edited by Ioannis Nikolaou, Janneke K. Oostrom

    Series: Current Issues in Work and Organizational Psychology

    Personnel selection is changing. Whilst traditional face-to-face interviews are still common, the range of assessment processes that inform the selection of candidates is increasingly diverse, taking advantage not only of new technologies, but also using new methods and strategies, such as...

    Published May 18th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. The Value of Executive Coaching

    By Angela Mulvie

    The explosive growth of coaching over the past decade has been accompanied by comparable growth in coach training as well as in membership of professional bodies representing the industry. Yet philosophical and intellectual debates over executive coaching and its measurable value and outcomes...

    Published May 11th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Reshaping Technical Communication

    New Directions and Challenges for the 21st Century

    Edited by Barbara Mirel, Rachel Spilka

    This anthology brings together voices from industry and academia in a call for elevating the status, identity, value, and influence of technical communicators. Editors Barbara Mirel and Rachel Spilka assert that technical communicators must depart from their traditional roles, moving instead in a...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Persuasive Imagery

    A Consumer Response Perspective

    Edited by Linda M. Scott, Rajeev Batra

    This volume synthesizes and advances existing knowledge of consumer response to visuals. Representing an interdisciplinary perspective, contributors include scholars from the disciplines of communication, psychology, and marketing. The book begins with an overview section intended to situate the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Education As the Cultivation of Intelligence

    By Michael E. Martinez

    Martinez defines intelligence from a cognitive perspective as a repertoire of those skills, strategies, and knowledge structures that are most instrumental in human effectiveness. He posits that in today's complex, fast-paced, technologically dense, and information-rich society, intelligence is the...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Applying Social Cognition to Consumer-Focused Strategy

    Edited by Frank R. Kardes, Paul M. Herr

    Applying Social Cognition to Consumer-Focused Strategy, a book in the Advertising and Consumer Psychology series sponsored by the Society for Consumer Psychology, focuses on the most important recent developments at the interface of social cognition and marketing, and develops integrative...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Applied Measurement

    Industrial Psychology in Human Resources Management

    Edited by Deborah L. Whetzel, George R. Wheaton

    An updated version of Deborah Whetzel and George Wheaton's earlier volume, this text is a well-organized sourcebook for fundamental practices in industrial psychology and human resources management. Applied Measurement describes the process of job analysis and test development with practical...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Cognitive and Social Factors in Early Deception

    Edited by Stephen J. Ceci, Michelle DeSimo Leichtman

    The understanding of early deception is important for both theoretical and practical purposes. Children's deceptive behaviors provide a window into their models and theories of mind. On a practical level, childhood deception poses challenges for the legal system as well as parents and schools. In...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Human Abilities

    Their Nature and Measurement

    Edited by Ian Dennis, Patrick Tapsfield

    This volume brings together many of the leading researchers on human intelligence and cognition to address issues including definition, measurement, and instructional design. Its publication is a result of the Inaugural Spearman Seminar recently held at the University of Plymouth -- a seminar that...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press