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  1. Clinical Perspectives on Primary Progressive Aphasia

    Edited by Lyndsey Nickels, Karen Croot

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    Primary progressive aphasia is a type of dementia that progressively impairs language abilities (speaking, understanding, reading and writing) and may eventually affect other aspects of thinking, movement and/or personality. For the person with primary progressive aphasia, these problems have a...

    Published March 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Understanding Hate Crimes

    Acts, Motives, Offenders, Victims, and Justice

    By Carolyn Turpin-Petrosino

    Hate crimes and lesser acts of bigotry and intolerance seen to be constants in today’s world. Since 1990, the federal government has published annual reports on hate crime incidents in the United States. While the reported numbers are disturbing, even more devastating is the impact of these crimes...

    Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. E-Coaching

    Theory and practice for a new online approach to coaching

    By Anne Ribbers, Alexander Waringa

    In a rapidly moving world where so many of our day-to-day activities are now online, it has become essential to adapt coaching processes in order to better suit clients’ circumstances and needs. Above all, clients want sustainable and time-efficient results. Electronic coaching (e-coaching) is an...

    Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Supervision for Forensic Practitioners

    By Jason Davies

    Series: Issues in Forensic Psychology

    Forensic practitioners work in a diverse range of settings, with a wide variety of groups and with a large number of agencies. Their work, whilst rewarding, is challenging, demanding and often undertaken in highly stressful situations. Ensuring that the workforce is trained and supported is...

    Published March 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Body Image and Identity in Contemporary Societies

    Psychoanalytic, social, cultural and aesthetic perspectives

    Edited by Ekaterina Sukhanova, Hans-Otto Thomashoff

    Popular interest in body image issues has grown dramatically in recent years, due to an emphasis on individual responsibility and self-determination in contemporary society as well as the seemingly limitless capacities of modern medicine; however body image as a separate field of academic inquiry...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Methods of Exploring Emotions

    Edited by Helena Flam, Jochen Kleres

    Gathering scholars from different disciplines, this book is the first on how to study emotions using sociological, historical, linguistic, anthropological, psychological, cultural, and mixed approaches. Bringing together the emerging lines of inquiry, it lays foundations for an overdue...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Educational Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Tony Cline, Anthea Gulliford, Susan Birch

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Educational Psychology, Second Edition offers a comprehensive overview of how key advances in social, developmental and cognitive psychology impact upon the role of educational psychologists working today. Written by leading researchers, the book also explores controversies and dilemmas in both...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Neurobiology and Mental Health Clinical Practice

    New Directions, New Challenges

    Edited by Dennis Miehls, Jeffrey Applegate

    This book illustrates the current findings of interpersonal neurobiology from leading mental health clinician-scholars that inform knowledge building and clinical practice. Representing the fields of social work, psychology and psychiatry, these authors creatively apply research findings from the...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Personality (Psychology Revivals)

    Measurement and Theory

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1983 and written in the tradition of the British School of Psychology, Spearman, Burt, Eysenck, Cattell, this book from a well-known author was exceptional at the time in its attempt to wed quantification and psychological theory in the study of personality. The student is...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  10. A Handbook of Test Construction (Psychology Revivals)

    Introduction to Psychometric Design

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Psychological tests provide reliable and objective standards by which individuals can be evaluated in education and employment. Therefore accurate judgements must depend on the reliability and quality of the tests themselves. Originally published in 1986, this handbook by an internationally...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge