Behavioral Sciences Products

  • Motives and Mechanisms

    An Introduction to the Psychology of Action

    By Rom Harré, David Clarke, Nicola De Carlo

    As the first introductory statement of the ‘new psychology’, Motives and Mechanisms, originally published in 1985, aims to bring the study of human action to the forefront of the subject. Like any science, the practice of psychology is very much influenced by the hidden assumptions of its…

    Paperback – 2017-06-10 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Hidden Costs of Reward

    New Perspectives on the Psychology of Human Motivation

    Edited by Mark R. Lepper, David Greene

    Originally published in 1978, this volume provided a broad survey of the latest research and theory, at the time, concerning the potential detrimental effects of inappropriate uses of tangible rewards to modify behaviour. Overall, this research questions the dominant paradigm within which…

    Paperback – 2017-06-10 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Psychology of the Learning Group

    By John McLeish, Wayne Matheson, James Park

    Originally published in 1973, this work takes a hard look at the claims made for the small group as a learning medium (lecture, structured discussion, ‘sensitivity’, training groups etc.). Various theories of group dynamics, leadership function and learning process are looked at critically on the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-10 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Experimental Psychology

    By Johannes Lindworsky

    Originally published in German in 1923, this English edition was first published in 1931. From the translators preface: "Experimentelle Psychologie is characterized by an excellent summarizing of the most recent experimental data and by a spirit of fairness which it exhibits in organizing facts…

    Paperback – 2017-06-10 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Tourist Experience and Fulfilment

    Insights from Positive Psychology

    Edited by Sebastian Filep, Philip Pearce

    What makes life worth living? Many people would argue that it is fulfilling experiences. These experiences are characterised by feelings of joy and pleasure, positive relationships and a sense of engagement, meaning and achievement. Tourism is arguably one of the largest self-initiated commercial…

    Paperback – 2017-06-10 
    Routledge
    Advances in Tourism

  • Handbook of Forensic Mental Health Services

    Edited by Ronald Roesch, Alana N. Cook

    Handbook of Forensic Mental Health Services focuses on assessment, treatment, and policy issues regarding juveniles and adults in the criminal and civil systems. Uniquely, this volume is designed for professionals who deliver mental health services, rather than researchers. Just like its parent…

    Paperback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

  • Designing and Leading a Successful SAR

    A Guide for Sex Therapists, Sexuality Educators, and Sexologists

    By Patti Britton, Robert Dunlap

    This professional guidebook and training manual introduces the Sexual Attitudes Reassessment and Restructuring (SAR) training program for professionals working in the broad field of sexology. The authors, who have led 43 SAR training programs in seven different countries, provide an overview of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07 
    Routledge

  • Innovations in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

    Strategic Interventions for Creative Practice

    By Amy Wenzel

    Innovations in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy provides clinicians with a powerful arsenal of contemporary, creative, and innovative strategic interventions for use in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). This book goes well beyond standard CBT texts by highlighting new developments in the field and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-06 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Early Childhood Play

    Edited by Tina Bruce, Pentti Hakkarainen, Milda Bredikyte

    Historical changes in play are taking place in childhood all over the world, with the digitalisation of children’s lives. Researchers are worried about the disappearance of advanced forms of play and the prioritization of time spent with loving adults, supporting play with babies and toddlers. At…

    Hardback – 2017-06-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks of Education

  • Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology

    Second Edition

    Edited by Joel E. Morgan, Joseph H. Ricker

    The first edition of the Textbook of Clinical Neuropsychology set a new standard in the field in its scope, breadth, and scholarship. Unlike most other books in neuropsychology, the Textbook is organized primarily around syndromes, disorders, and related clinical phenomena. Written for the…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Taylor & Francis

  • Diversity Management

    A Social Psychological Approach to better Organisational Performance

    By Graeme Russell, Drew Nesdale

     Diversity in contemporary society, particularly western societies, is usually taken for granted, whether it’s conceived around ethnicity, gender or culture. But making the most of a diverse workforce on an organisational level, in terms of the challenges and opportunities that managing…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Cognitive Development and the Ageing Process

    Selected works of Patrick Rabbitt

    By Patrick Rabbitt

    Professor Patrick Rabbitt has been a prominent contributor to our ongoing knowledge of cognitive performance and cognitive ageing for over half a century. From the development of information processing theories in the 1960s to a new understanding of decision making and the ageing process in…

    Hardback – 2017-06-01 
    Psychology Press
    World Library of Psychologists

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