E-books: Behavioral Sciences

  • Groundwork for a Transpersonal Psychoanalysis: Spirituality, Relationship, and Participation book cover

    Groundwork for a Transpersonal Psychoanalysis

    Spirituality, Relationship, and Participation, 1st Edition

    By Robin S. Brown

    This book explores how a deeper engagement with the theme of spirituality can challenge and stimulate contemporary psychoanalytic discourse. Bringing relational psychoanalysis into conversation with Jungian and transpersonal debates, the text demonstrates the importance of questioning an implicit…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Psyche and Soul

  • Tongued with Fire: Groups in Experience book cover

    Tongued with Fire

    Groups in Experience, 1st Edition

    By W. Gordon Lawrence

    A volume of collected papers by one of the most prominent thinkers on psychoanalytic processes in organisations. The papers in this collection span two-and-a-half decades and address some of the most difficult, complex, and paradoxical aspects of the human condition.…

    eBook – 2019-09-17

  • The Evolution of Relational Paradigms in Transactional Analysis: What's the Relationship Got to Do With It? book cover

    The Evolution of Relational Paradigms in Transactional Analysis

    What's the Relationship Got to Do With It?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helena Hargaden, William F. Cornell

    In this fascinating and robust volume, the editors have compiled a collection of articles that provides an account of their individual theoretical journeys as they trace the evolution of relational transactional analysis. They re-examine the term ‘relational’, offering the reader a multiplicity of…

    eBook – 2019-09-17

  • Understanding and Managing Parental Alienation: A Guide to Assessment and Intervention book cover

    Understanding and Managing Parental Alienation

    A Guide to Assessment and Intervention, 1st Edition

    By Janet Haines, Mandy Matthewson, Marcus Turnbull

    In Understanding and Managing Parental Alienation: A Guide to Assessment and Intervention, Janet Haines, Mandy Matthewson and Marcus Turnbull offer a comprehensive analysis of contemporary understanding of parental alienation. Grounded in recent scientific advances, this is the first book of its…

    eBook – 2019-09-17

  • Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance book cover

    Human Factors in Aircraft Maintenance

    1st Edition

    By Demetris Yiannakides, Charalampos Sergiou

    This book provides an in-depth analysis of human failure and its various forms and root causes. The analysis is developed through real aviation accidents and incidents and the deriving lessons learned. Features: Employs accumulated experience, and the scientific and research point of view, and…

    eBook – 2019-09-17
    CRC Press

  • Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications book cover

    Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications

    1st Edition

    By Insu Paek, Ki Cole

    Item response theory (IRT) is widely used in education and psychology and is expanding its applications to other social science areas, medical research, and business as well. Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications is a practical guide for students, instructors, practitioners, and…

    eBook – 2019-09-16

  • Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the Independent Tradition book cover

    Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in the Independent Tradition

    1st Edition

    By Stanley Ruszczynski

    Edited by Sue Johnson

    This book is a collection of papers to which seven senior members of the British Association of Psychotherapists have contributed. Each essay discusses a problem or impasse the author has encountered in the course of her clinical work with mainly borderline and severely traumatized patients. In…

    eBook – 2019-09-16

  • Psychogastroenterology for Adults: A Handbook for Mental Health Professionals book cover

    Psychogastroenterology for Adults

    A Handbook for Mental Health Professionals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon R. Knowles, Laurie Keefer, Antonina A. Mikocka-Walus

    The brain-gut connection has been increasingly implicated in biopsychosocial well-being. While there are numerous factors that directly and indirectly impact on how the gut and the brain interact, there is a growing awareness that gastrointestinal conditions need to be viewed and treated as part of…

    eBook – 2019-09-16

  • Pip and Bunny: The Cheeky Ostrich book cover

    Pip and Bunny

    The Cheeky Ostrich, 1st Edition

    By Maureen Glynn

    The Cheeky Ostrich is the fifth book in the invaluable ‘Pip and Bunny’ collection; a set of six picture books with an accompanying handbook and e-resources carefully written and illustrated to support the development of visual and literary skills. By inspiring conversation and imagination, the…

    eBook – 2019-09-16
    Supporting Language and Emotional Development in the Early Years through Reading

  • Foundations of Geometric Cognition book cover

    Foundations of Geometric Cognition

    1st Edition

    By Mateusz Hohol

    The cognitive foundations of geometry have puzzled academics for a long time, and even today are mostly unknown to many scholars, including mathematical cognition researchers. Foundations of Geometric Cognition shows that basic geometric skills are deeply hardwired in the visuospatial cognitive…

    eBook – 2019-09-12

  • (toward) a phenomenology of acting book cover

    (toward) a phenomenology of acting

    1st Edition

    By Phillip Zarrilli

    In (toward) a phenomenology of acting, Phillip Zarrilli considers acting as a ‘question’ to be explored in the studio and then reflected upon. This book is a vital response to Jerzy Grotowski’s essential question: "How does the actor ‘touch that which is untouchable?’" Phenomenology invites us to…

    eBook – 2019-09-12

  • Police in Schools: An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers book cover

    Police in Schools

    An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers, 1st Edition

    By Linda Duxbury, Craig Bennell

    This co-authored book critically reviews existing literature on school resource officer (SRO) programs and presents a thorough evaluation of an SRO program offered by Peel Regional Police in Ontario, Canada. The implementation of a SRO program is a controversial response to school violence and…

    eBook – 2019-09-11

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