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Major Works: Psychological Science

You are currently browsing 11–20 of 465 new and published major works in the subject of Psychological Science — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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Routledge Major Works has a strong international focus and each of the sets is edited by a leading expert in their field. This publishing programme continues to grow with new book series being created all the time.

Titles published by Routledge Major Works cover an abundance of literature on leading and influential figures, key concepts, topics and sub-disciplines across the social sciences, humanities, behavioural sciences and law.

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  1. Consumer Profiles (RLE Consumer Behaviour)

    An introduction to psychographics

    By Barrie Gunter, Adrian Furnham

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Consumer Behaviour

    Psychographics have been developed in the field of market research as a way to relate consumer behaviour to market choice. This book, originally published in 1992, introduces the essential elements of psychographics. It shows how researchers go about defining consumer profiles and designing...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Capitalism and the Consumer (RLE Consumer Behaviour)

    By Fred Henderson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Consumer Behaviour

    Written at a time when the needs and influence of the consumer within the economic system were in their infancy, this book offers a valuable insight into the birth of consumer-led economics as an integral part of social structure and economic theory....

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Consumer Interest (RLE Consumer Behaviour)

    Dimensions and Policy Implications

    By J. D. Forbes

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Consumer Behaviour

    This book, based on extensive original research, traces the development of the consumer interest . It examines the impact the consumer interest has in various spheres and considers the reonses of these spheres. It points out the ways in which consumer interests are represented in different...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Consumer Education (RLE Consumer Behaviour)

    A Handbook for Teachers

    By Marion Giordan

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Consumer Behaviour

    Education in consumer affairs has become increasingly important in recent years with the growth of consumer societies in many parts of the world. This practical handbook is a guide to teachers on the various aspects of the field; it looks at the consumer world in its political, social and economic...

    Published November 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Structure in Thought and Feeling (PLE: Emotion)

    By Susan Aylwin

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    How does a person’s way of thinking influence their personality, their values and their choice of career? In this important study, originally published in 1985, Susan Aylwin uses such questions as a starting point for elucidating the relationship between thought and feeling. Three modes of thought...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Motivation and Emotion (PLE: Emotion)

    By Phil Evans

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1989, this title provided a wide-ranging and up-to-date review of a traditional area of psychology. It will be of great interest to all those who wish to discover what governs human behaviour and feeling – in other words, what makes people tick. Phil Evans explores the...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. Adolescence, Affect and Health (PLE: Emotion)

    By Donna Spruijt-Metz

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1999, this title covers the entire empirical cycle in adolescent health research and education. It describes in depth the development and evaluation of a health education programme designed to enhance everyday health-related behaviours in an adolescent population, and offers...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. The Psychobiology of Affective Development (PLE: Emotion)

    Edited by Nathan A. Fox, Richard J. Davidson

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1984, this was the first volume on this topic to appear in an emerging area of study at the time. The editors were selective in choosing their contributions to the volume to ensure that both the developmental and neuropsychological domains were well represented. One of the...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Temperament (PLE: Emotion)

    Early Developing Personality Traits

    By Arnold H. Buss, Robert Plomin

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1984, this title looks at the development of temperament in early life. At the time of publication there were three major perspectives on temperament: paediatrics, individual differences in infants, and inherited personality traits that appear in early life. Whatever the...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Made for Life (PLE: Emotion)

    Coping, Competence and Cognition

    By Johanna Turner

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1980, this title considers the relationship between feeling able to cope and being able to learn – that is, the interdependence of affect and cognition in children under five. It argues that in order to make full use of his cognitive capacities the child must first develop...

    Published November 19th 2014 by Psychology Press