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  1. Assessment of Marital Discord (Psychology Revivals)

    An Integration for Research and Clinical Practice

    Edited by K. Daniel O'Leary

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1987 this book was designed to present the most recent research data on assessment of various aspects of marriage. Noted authorities on specific assessment areas provide information on conceptual and practical issues in marital assessment. The chapters include assessment of...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Psychology and Education of Gifted Children (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon, Georgina Adamson, Dorothy F. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1977, this book looks at the problem of educating highly intelligent and gifted children, which it felt was of paramount importance to modern society. In the 1970s education increasingly focused on average pupils, and often made excellent provision for handicapped children,...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Positive Practice (Psychology Revivals)

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Family Therapy

    By Alan Carr

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1995 Positive Practice is for newcomers to the field of family therapy and systemic consultation including professionals from a variety of disciplines, such as psychology, psychiatry, social work, nursing, child care and protection, occupational therapy, paediatrics and...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Social Skills and Mental Health (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Trower, Bridget Bryant, Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the 10 years or so prior to original publication in 1978 new theories and discoveries in the social sciences had given a scientific basis and new impetus to the development of social skills training as a form of therapy. This book explores the progress made with this idea and gives practical...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Radical Approaches to Social Skills Training (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Trower

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1984, one of the few facts that emerged clearly in the beleaguered field of psychology and mental health at the time was the extent of poor social skills in psychiatric patients, the mentally handicapped and problem adolescents. As a result, during the 1970s, social skills...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Cognitive Foundations of Clinical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By Chris R. Brewin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, this was the first textbook to review and integrate the cognitive theories underlying the practice of modern clinical psychology. Written in a clear and readable way, it uses many clinical examples to relate the theories to what therapists actually do. It describes the...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. Borderline (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study of Paranoia and Delusional Thinking

    By Peter Chadwick

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1992, Borderline presents a unique study of the disturbed mind. Professional psychologist Peter Chadwick draws upon his own personal experience of madness to provide a valuable exploration of the psychology of paranoia and schizophrenia. The book goes beyond a narrowly...

    Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Love and Instinct (Routledge Revivals)

    By Glenn Wilson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1981, this title takes a ‘sociobiological’ approach to the exploration of sexual habits, looking at the fundamental biological nature of humans. The book covers the spectrum of human sexuality, considering love and marriage, variant sexuality and social influences. This is a...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Variant Sexuality (Routledge Revivals)

    Research and Theory

    Edited by Glenn Wilson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1987, this book presents contributions from international authorities reviewing major themes in variant sexuality. Genetic and evolutionary arguments are presented for the preponderance of paraphilia in males, whilst Freudian and psychoanalytic theories are shown to have limited...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Psychology of Pierre Janet (Routledge Revivals)

    By Elton Mayo

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Pierre Janet (1859 – 1947) is considered to be one of the founders of psychology, and pioneered in the disciplines of psychology, philosophy and psychotherapy. Janet’s most crucial research, particularly in the subjects of ‘dissociation’ and ‘subconscious’ - terms coined by him - is explored in...

    Published February 9th 2015 by Routledge

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