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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. The Russian Theory of Activity

    Current Applications To Design and Learning

    By Gregory Bedny, David Meister

    The opening of the former Soviet Union to the West has provided an opportunity to describe Russian human factors/ergonomics and to compare American theories and methods with it. Although this book is principally dedicated to describing the theory of activity as it applies to issues of design and...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Attention, Attitude, and Affect in Response To Advertising

    Edited by Eddie M. Clark, Timothy C. Brock

    Linked from the days of their origins, psychology and advertising developed as independent disciplines at almost the same time in the late nineteenth century. Providing an important arena in which psychologists have tested methods and theories, advertising has been a stimulus for research and...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Psychology in Organizations

    integrating Science and Practice

    Edited by Kevin R. Murphy, Frank E. Saal

    This book deals with two key questions. First, is there a firm scientific basis for the major applications of psychology in organizations? Second, does the practice of psychology in organizations contribute in any meaningful way to psychological research? This text attempts to answer these...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press