Paperbacks Direct: Behavioral Sciences

  • Awareness of Mortality book cover

    Awareness of Mortality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Kauffman

    All of us who work in the field of death and dying are, beyond our projects and our practices, working on our awareness of our own mortality. This richly stimulating collection of original articles challenges the reader to develop a disciplined and focused awareness of his/her own mortality, and to…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • e-HR: Using Intranets to Improve the Effectiveness of Your People book cover

    e-HR

    Using Intranets to Improve the Effectiveness of Your People, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Hopkins, James Markham

    Title first published in 2003. Despite all the hype about e-learning, the real breakthrough in technology, at least as far as HR goes, is in the development of the corporate intranet for people management purposes. Bryan Hopkins and James Markham's book explains the potential for intranets in every…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling book cover

    Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By Richard Bailey

    This title was first published in 2000. Drawing on exclusive interviews with Karl Popper, this book provides the first comprehensive examination of the educational implications of his philosophy. Critically exploring key elements of Popper’s work, his theory of knowledge, psychology of learning and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Child's Mind: How Children Learn During the Critical Years from Birth to Age Five Years book cover

    A Child's Mind

    How Children Learn During the Critical Years from Birth to Age Five Years, 1st Edition

    By Muriel Beadle

    Originally published in 1970, parents and teachers were beginning to realise how very much earlier in life human intelligence develops than was previously thought. A child’s experience in its pre-school years largely determines its future academic progress; and environment and parental influence…

    Paperback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Interpersonal Relations and Education book cover

    Interpersonal Relations and Education

    1st Edition

    By David H. Hargreaves

    Originally published in 1972, this title provides an analysis of social interactions in educational contexts and opens up the field of the social psychology of education as an area in its own right at the very heart of the process of education. From a ‘symbolic interactionist’ perspective, the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • The Mind in Disorder: Psychoanalytic Models of Pathology book cover

    The Mind in Disorder

    Psychoanalytic Models of Pathology, 1st Edition

    By John E. Gedo

    Anchoring his schema in the belief that nonorganic disorders are disturbances in adaptation explicable within a depth-psychological framework, Gedo posits two broad categories of functional disorder: "apraxias" that represent any failure to learn adaptively essential skills, and disorders of what…

    Paperback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge

  • The Languages of Psychoanalysis book cover

    The Languages of Psychoanalysis

    1st Edition

    By John E. Gedo

    In this remarkable survey of "the communicative repertory of humans," John Gedo demonstrates the central importance to theory and therapeutics of the communication of information.  He begins by surveying those modes of communication encountered in psychoanalysis that go beyond the lexical…

    Paperback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Psychosocial Support for Humanitarian Aid Workers: A Roadmap of Trauma and Critical Incident Care book cover

    Psychosocial Support for Humanitarian Aid Workers

    A Roadmap of Trauma and Critical Incident Care, 1st Edition

    By Fiona Dunkley

    Humanitarian aid workers are trying to make a difference in an increasingly dangerous world. Psychosocial Support for Humanitarian Aid Workers: A Roadmap of Trauma and Critical Incident Care highlights the risks of such work, educates professionals responsible for their duty of care, and brings…

    Paperback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Mental Health

  • Personal Sustainability: Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development book cover

    Personal Sustainability

    Exploring the Far Side of Sustainable Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Oliver Parodi, Kaidi Tamm

    Transition to sustainability is stuck and academic research has not resulted in significant change so far. A large void in sustainability research and the understanding of sustainable development is an important reason for this. Personal Sustainability seeks to address this void, opening up a whole…

    Paperback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • On Hijacking Science: Exploring the Nature and Consequences of Overreach in Psychology book cover

    On Hijacking Science

    Exploring the Nature and Consequences of Overreach in Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edwin E. Gantt, Richard N. Williams

    This book examines the origins, presence, and implications of scientistic thinking in psychology. Scientism embodies the claim that only knowledge attained by means of natural scientific methods counts as valid and valuable. This perspective increasingly dominates thinking and practice in…

    Paperback – 2019-11-02 
    Routledge

  • Regressions in Mental Development: Basic Phenomena and Theories book cover

    Regressions in Mental Development

    Basic Phenomena and Theories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas G. Bever

    Science depends on noticing that things which seem identical are different, and conversely. In psychology, one cannot assume that apparently identical behaviours are due to identical mechanisms. The work reported in this book involves the problem of classifying the true nature of behaviour as it…

    Paperback – 2019-11-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

  • Children's Play: Research Developments and Practical Applications book cover

    Children's Play

    Research Developments and Practical Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter K. Smith

    Originally published in 1986, in this compendium of recent research on children’s play, acknowledged experts review the latest methodologies and ideas, examine salient problems, and reveal the application of current knowledge in several areas of professional practice at the time. Exciting new…

    Paperback – 2019-11-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

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