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  1. Narrative Thought and Narrative Language

    Edited by Bruce K. Britton, Anthony D. Pellegrini

    Series: Cog Studies Grp of the Inst for Behavioral Research at UGA

    Since before the dawn of history, people have been telling stories to each other and to themselves. Thus stories are at the root of human experience. This volume describes empirical investigations by Jerome Bruner, Wallace Chafe, David Olson, and others on the relationship between stories and...

    Published May 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  2. The Motor Impaired Child

    By Mrs Myra Tingle, Myra Tingle

    The Motor Impaired Child provides a wealth of information and practical guidance for teachers on both the social and educational implications of impairment. Issues covered include working with parents, physical disability in childhood, and the problems posed by limited mobility. Practical advice...

    Published April 17th 1990 by Routledge

  3. Patterns of Life History

    The Ecology of Human Individuality

    By Michael D. Mumford, Garnett S. Stokes, William A. Owens, Garnett Stokes

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    This work summarizes an ongoing longitudinal study concerned with the nature of human differences as manifest in peoples' life histories. The traditional models for the description of human differences are reviewed, then contrasted with the presentation of alternative models. This volume is also...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Routledge

  4. Reasoning, Necessity, and Logic

    Developmental Perspectives

    Edited by Willis F. Overton

    Series: Jean Piaget Symposia Series

    A presentation of current work that systematically explores and articulates the nature, origin and development of reasoning, this volume's primary aim is to describe and examine contemporary theory and research findings on the topic of deductive reasoning. Many contributors believe concepts such as...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychological and Biological Approaches To Emotion

    Edited by Nancy L. Stein, Bennett Leventhal, Thomas R. Trabasso

    The outgrowth of a University of Chicago conference on the psychological and biological bases of behavior, this unique collection of papers integrates the biological consideration of emotion with current psychological approaches. As such, it includes studies of the coping process associated with...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  6. Promoting Cognitive Growth Over the Life Span

    Edited by Milton Schwebel, Nancy S. Fagley, Charles A. Maher

    This book introduces special programs designed to enhance thinking and problem solving at the preschool, elementary, secondary, college, and graduate levels, as well as proven instructional methods to aid the elderly in retaining or regaining essential mental skills. The volume also considers...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  7. Creating A Memory of Causal Relationships

    An Integration of Empirical and Explanation-based Learning Methods

    By Michael J. Pazzani

    This book presents a theory of learning new causal relationships by making use of perceived regularities in the environment, general knowledge of causality, and existing causal knowledge. Integrating ideas from the psychology of causation and machine learning, the author introduces a new learning...

    Published April 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  8. Learning Disabilities

    Theoretical and Research Issues

    Edited by H. Lee Swanson, Barbara K. Keogh

    This volume has been developed as a direct result of a conference sponsored by the International Academy for Research in Learning Disabilities, held at the University of California at Los Angeles. The text provides a review and critique of current research in the areas of intelligence, social...

    Published March 1st 1990 by Routledge

  9. The Legacy of Solomon Asch

    Essays in Cognition and Social Psychology

    Edited by Irvin Rock, Irvin Rock - DECEASED

    This volume honors Solomon Asch, a pioneer in social psychology whose experiments in this field are considered classic. Asch has made important contributions to the fields of memory, learning and thinking, and perception along with extending Gestalt theories to social psychology research. Former...

    Published March 1st 1990 by Psychology Press

  10. Cognitive Neuropsychology and Neurolinguistics

    Advances in Models of Cognitive Function and Impairment

    By Alfonso Caramazza

    Edited by Alfonso Caramazza, Alfonso Caramazza

    These papers emphasize the development of detailed models of normal cognitive functioning through the analysis of cognitive impairment. They differ, however, in terms of the cognitive domain investigated and the dominant methodology of the reported research. Areas examined include imagery,...

    Published March 1st 1990 by Psychology Press