E-books: Behavioral Sciences

  • Handbook of Positive Psychology in Schools book cover

    Handbook of Positive Psychology in Schools

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Furlong, Richard Gilman, E. Scott Huebner

    Understanding the factors that encourage young people to become active agents in their own learning is critical. Positive psychology is one lens that can be used to investigate the factors that facilitate a student’s sense of agency and active school engagement. In the second edition of this…

    eBook – 2014-02-03
    Routledge
    Educational Psychology Handbook

  • Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards book cover

    Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals

    A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards, 1st Edition

    By Steven F Bucky, Joanne E Callan, George Stricker

    Stay up-to-date on the ethical and legal issues that affect your clinical and professional decisions! Ethical and Legal Issues for Mental Health Professionals: A Comprehensive Handbook of Principles and Standards details the ethical and legal issues that involve mental health professionals.…

    eBook – 2013-12-19
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Divorce and Relationship Dissolution book cover

    Handbook of Divorce and Relationship Dissolution

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Fine, John H. Harvey

    This Handbook presents up-to-date scholarship on the causes and predictors, processes, and consequences of divorce and relationship dissolution. Featuring contributions from multiple disciplines, this Handbook reviews relationship termination, including variations depending on legal status, race/…

    eBook – 2013-12-19
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Metamemory and Memory book cover

    Handbook of Metamemory and Memory

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Dunlosky, Robert A. Bjork

    This Handbook examines the interplay between metamemory and memory. Each contributor discusses cutting-edge theory and research that, in some way, showcases the symbiotic relationship between metamemory and memory. Together, these chapters support a central thesis, which is that a complete…

    eBook – 2013-10-18
    Psychology Press

  • Routledge International Handbook of Clinical Suicide Research book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Clinical Suicide Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by John R. Cutcliffe, José Santos, Paul S. Links, Juveria Zaheer, Henry G. Harder, Frank Campbell, Rod McCormick, Kari Harder, Yvonne Bergmans, Rahel Eynan

    Suicide remains one of the most pressing public health concerns across the world. Expensive in terms of the human cost and associated suffering, the economic costs, the social costs and the spiritual costs, it affects millions of people every year. This important reference work collects together a…

    eBook – 2013-10-15
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Moral Development book cover

    Handbook of Moral Development

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Melanie Killen, Judith G. Smetana

    The Handbook of Moral Development is the definitive source of theory and research on the development of morality. Since the publication of the first edition, ground-breaking approaches to studying the development of morality have re-invigorated debates about what it means to conceptualize and…

    eBook – 2013-10-08
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Sexuality-Related Measures book cover

    Handbook of Sexuality-Related Measures

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Terri D. Fisher, Clive M. Davis, William L. Yarber

    This classic and invaluable reference Handbook, written for sex researchers and their students, has now been completely revised in a new edition complete with its own companion website. It remains the only easy and efficient way for researchers to learn about, evaluate, and compare…

    eBook – 2013-09-13
    Routledge

  • Handbook of Test Security book cover

    Handbook of Test Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by James A. Wollack, John J. Fremer

    High stakes tests are the gatekeepers to many educational and professional goals. As such, the incentive to cheat is high. This Handbook is the first to offer insights from experts within the testing community, psychometricians, and policymakers to identify and develop best practice guidelines for…

    eBook – 2013-09-02
    Routledge

  • The Resilience Handbook: Approaches to Stress and Trauma book cover

    The Resilience Handbook

    Approaches to Stress and Trauma, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martha Kent, Mary C. Davis, John W. Reich

    How are people and communities able to prevail despite challenge? What helps them bounce back from adversity and even grow in knowledge and understanding? And can this resilience be taught? During the past decade, exciting scientific advances have shed light on how resilience operates from neurons…

    eBook – 2013-08-22
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Panteleimon Ekkekakis

    A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established…

    eBook – 2013-08-21
    Routledge

  • The Developmental Science of Adolescence: History Through Autobiography book cover

    The Developmental Science of Adolescence

    History Through Autobiography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard M. Lerner, Anne C. Petersen, Rainer K. Silbereisen, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

    The Developmental Science of Adolescence: History Through Autobiography is the most authoritative account of the leading developmental scientists from around the world. Written by the scholars who shaped the history they are recounting, each chapter is an engaging and personal account of the past,…

    eBook – 2013-08-15
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Automated Essay Evaluation: Current Applications and New Directions book cover

    Handbook of Automated Essay Evaluation

    Current Applications and New Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark D. Shermis, Jill Burstein

    This comprehensive, interdisciplinary handbook reviews the latest methods and technologies used in automated essay evaluation (AEE) methods and technologies. Highlights include the latest in the evaluation of performance-based writing assessments and recent advances in the teaching of writing,…

    eBook – 2013-07-18
    Routledge

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