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  1. The Grasp of Consciousness (Psychology Revivals)

    Action and Concept in the Young Child

    By Jean Piaget

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in English in 1976, the book draws on and extends our knowledge of the process of learning. The subject of the study is the general stage in a child’s development that comes between his successful performance of an activity without knowing how he did it – that is, what he had...

    Published January 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Memory and Intelligence (Psychology Revivals)

    By Jean Piaget, Bärbel Inhelder

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the course of their researches for Mental Imagery in the Child (1971), the authors came to appreciate that action may be more conducive to the formation and conservation of images than is mere perception. This raised the problem of memory and its relation to intelligence, which they examine in...

    Published January 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Structuralism (Psychology Revivals)

    By Jean Piaget

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in English in 1971, structuralism was an increasingly important method of analysis in disciplines as diverse as mathematics, physics, biology, psychology, linguistics, sociology, anthropology and philosophy. Piaget here offers both a definitive introduction to the method and a...

    Published January 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Dyspraxia and its Management (Psychology Revivals)

    By Nick Miller

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Dyspraxia is a disorder of voluntary, purposeful, learned movement and is one of the most common sequelae of stroke, head-injury, neoplasm and abnormal ageing. It is also a major complicating factor in the assessment and treatment of acquired language, visual-spatial and other movement disorders....

    Published January 25th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Positive Criminology

    Edited by Natti Ronel, Dana Segev

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    How can we best help offenders desist from crime, as well as help victims heal? This book engages with this question by offering its readers a comprehensive review of positive criminology in theory, research and practice. Positive criminology is a concept – a perspective – that places emphasis on...

    Published January 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Simulation Theory

    A psychological and philosophical consideration

    By Tim Short

    Series: Explorations in Cognitive Psychology

    Theory of Mind (ToM) is the term used for our ability to predict and explain the behaviour of ourselves and others. Accounts of this theory have so far fallen into two competing types: Simulation Theory and ‘Theory Theory’. In contrast with Theory Theory, Simulation Theory argues that we predict...

    Published January 23rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. From Symptom to Synapse

    A Neurocognitive Perspective on Clinical Psychology

    Edited by Jan Mohlman, Thilo Deckersbach, Adam Weissman

    This edited volume bridges the gap between basic and applied science in understanding the nature and treatment of psychiatric disorders and mental health problems. Topics such as brain imaging, physiological indices of emotion, cognitive enhancement strategies, neuropsychological and cognitive...

    Published January 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Gambling, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study Across Three Areas

    By David Downes, D. M. Davies, M. E. David, P. Stone

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Since the legalisation of off-course cash betting in 1960, and the rise of varying forms of gambling, the British have come to be known as a nation of gamblers. Until this study was published in 1976, barely any evidence existed against which to assess the claim that gambling has become a major...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Social Behavior and Personality (Psychology Revivals)

    By Arnold H. Buss

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The fields of social behaviour and personality had for the most part been studied separately, originally published in 1986, this title was one of the first to consider them together. Social behaviours and contexts are analysed and distinctions are suggested. Social behaviours not previously seen as...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Obese Humans and Rats (Psychology Revivals)

    By Stanley Schacter, Judith Rodin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1974, this volume examines the behavioural similarities of obese humans and animals whose so-called feeding centre (the ventro-medial hypothalamic nuclei) has been lesioned. Both the obese human and the VMH-lesioned animal seem to share a hyposensitivity to the internal (...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Psychology Press