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  1. Cognitive and Social Factors in Early Deception

    Edited by Stephen J. Ceci, Michelle DeSimo Leichtman, Maribeth Putnick, Michelle Leichtman, Mary E. Putnick

    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 June 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  2. Human Memory

    Paradigms and Paradoxes

    By Robert L. Greene

    The fact that cognitive psychology has become largely concerned with a handful of laboratory tasks has brought expressions of concern and suggestions about how to place the field on a more solid footing. The view expressed here, however, is that the classic cognitive paradigms have become...

    Published June 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. The Symbolic and Connectionist Paradigms

    Closing the Gap

    Edited by John Dinsmore

    The modern study of cognition finds itself with two widely endorsed but seemingly incongruous theoretical paradigms. The first of these, inspired by formal logic and the digital computer, sees reasoning in the principled manipulation of structured symbolic representations. The second, inspired by...

    Published June 30th 1992 by Psychology Press

  4. Anxiety

    The Cognitive Perspective

    By Michael W. Eysenck

    Series: Essays in Cognitive Psychology

    Theorists are increasingly arguing that it is fruitful to approach anxiety from the cognitive perspective, and the empirical evidence supports that contention. The cognitive perspective is also adopted in this book, but the approach represents a development and extension of earlier ones. For...

    Published June 25th 1992 by Psychology Press

  5. Development of Orthographic Knowledge and the Foundations of Literacy

    A Memorial Festschrift for edmund H. Henderson

    Edited by Shane Templeton, Donald R. Bear

    This volume unites spelling and word recognition -- two areas that have largely remained theoretically and empirically distinct. Despite considerable advances in the investigation of processes underlying word perception and the acknowledgement of the seminal importance of lexical access in the...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Routledge

  6. Personality Assessment in America

    A Retrospective on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Society for Personality Assessment

    Edited by Edwin I. Megargee, Charles D. Spielberger

    Whereas most psychology books discuss current or future trends, this one focuses on the past. It consists of a collection of important and historically significant writings by a select group of men and women who, over the past 50 years, were honored by their colleagues for their distinguished...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Routledge

  7. Frames, Fields, and Contrasts

    New Essays in Semantic and Lexical Organization

    Edited by Adrienne Lehrer, Eva Feder Kittay, Richard Lehrer

    Recently, there has been a surge of interest in the lexicon. The demand for a fuller and more adequate understanding of lexical meaning required by developments in computational linguistics, artificial intelligence, and cognitive science has stimulated a refocused interest in linguistics,...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Routledge

  8. Pathways To Number

    Children's Developing Numerical Abilities

    Edited by Jacqueline Bideaud, Claire Meljac, Jean-Paul Fischer

    This volume celebrates the 50th anniversary of the famous and influential work of Jean Piaget and Alina Szeminska, The Child's Conception of Number. It is a tribute to those two authors as well as to the entire Geneva school that pioneered the genetic study of cognitive structures in children....

    Published May 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  9. Dual-career Marriage

    A System in Transition

    By Lisa R. Silberstein

    Dual-career marriage, in which wife and husband each pursue a professional career, offers a window into the changing landscape of gender roles and relations. In the span of a single generation, the family in which both parents work outside the home has gone from being the exception to being the...

    Published May 31st 1992 by Psychology Press

  10. Conquering Resources: The Growth and Decline of the PLA's Science and Technology Commission for National Defense

    The Growth and Decline of the PLA's Science and Technology Commission for National Defense

    By Benjamin C. Ostrov, Richard P. Suttmeier

    This case study seeks to explain how organizations grow and the limits to that growth when an organization engaged in policy implementation lacks the resources necessary to achieve policy goals. The discussion of the basis of conflict that emerges from this study is of lasting significance. For...

    Published May 30th 1992 by Routledge