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  1. Handbook of Social Cognition, Second Edition

    Volume 1: Basic Processes Volume 2: Applications

    Edited by Robert S. Wyer, Jr., Thomas K. Srull

    This edition of the Handbook follows the first edition by 10 years. The earlier edition was a promissory note, presaging the directions in which the then-emerging field of social cognition was likely to move. The field was then in its infancy and the areas of research and theory that came to...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  2. Early Child Development in the French Tradition

    Contributions From Current Research

    Edited by Andre Vyt, Henriette Bloch, Marc H. Bornstein

    This volume shares significant contemporary "Francophone" contributions to developmental psychology outside geographic and intellectual borders of French-speaking countries. Except for the spread of Piagetian theory after World War II into Anglophone psychology, these new publications have not...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  3. Understanding Log-linear Analysis With Ilog

    An Interactive Approach

    By Roger Bakeman, Byron F. Robinson

    Whenever data are categorical and their frequencies can be arrayed in multidimensional tables, log-linear analysis is appropriate. Like analysis of variance and multiple regression for quantitative data, log-linear analysis lets users ask which main effects and interactions affect an outcome of...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  4. Conflict in Personal Relationships

    Edited by Dudley D. Cahn

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In keeping with a broad conception of interpersonal conflict, this book is organized into two parts. The first focuses on conflict on different types of couple relationships -- homosexual, cross cultural, dating but violent, engaged, and married -- and group relationships -- student peers, parents...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Routledge

  5. A Symbolic and Connectionist Approach To Legal Information Retrieval

    By Daniel E. Rose

    Many existing information retrieval (IR) systems are surprisingly ineffective at finding documents relevant to particular topics. Traditional systems are extremely brittle, failing to retrieve relevant documents unless the user's exact search string is found. They support only the most primitive...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  6. Beliefs, Reasoning, and Decision Making

    Psycho-Logic in Honor of Bob Abelson

    Edited by Roger C. Schank, Ellen Langer

    It is not unusual for a festschrift to include offerings from several areas of study, but it is highly unusual for those areas to cross disciplinary lines. This book, in doing just that, is a testimony to Bob Abelson's impact on the disciplines of social psychology, artificial intelligence and...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  7. Grounds for Cognition

    How Goal-guided Behavior Shapes the Mind

    By Radu J. Bogdan

    Q: Why do organisms need cognition? A: To get information about their environments. Q: Why such information? A: Because organisms need to guide their behaviors to goals. Q: Why guidance? A: Because it leads to goal satisfaction. Q: Why goals? Cognition is a naturally selected response...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Psychology Press

  8. Teaching and Learning in History

    By Ola Hallden, Ola Hallden

    Edited by Gaea Leinhardt, Isabel L. Beck, Catherine Stainton

    Research on history instruction and learning is emerging as an exciting new field of inquiry. The editors prepared this volume because the field is at an important moment in its development -- a stage where there is research of sufficient depth and breadth to warrant a collection of representative...

    Published May 1st 1994 by Routledge

  9. Social Scientists Meet the Media

    By Alan Bryman, Cheryl Haslam

    "Part chronicle, part analysis and part advice manual, Social Scientists Meets the Media combines the thoughts of academics and media people to produce a vivid and valuable series of accounts that will prove of service to all academics seeking a wider audience but wary of the terra incognita they...

    Published April 14th 1994 by Routledge

  10. The Development of Working Memory

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Behavioural Development

    Edited by Anik De Ribaupierre, Graham Hitch

    Working memory refers to the temporary storage and manipulation of information that is being processed in a wide range of cognitive tasks. This Special Issue of the International Journal of Behavioral Development brings together research on the development of working memory that arises within two...

    Published April 12th 1994 by Psychology Press