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  • Leadership-as-Practice

    Theory and Application

    Edited by Joseph A. Raelin

    This book develops a new paradigm in the field of leadership studies, referred to as the "leadership-as-practice" (L-A-P) movement. Its essence is its conception of leadership as occurring as a practice rather than residing in the traits or behaviours of particular individuals. A practice is a…

    Paperback – 2016-01-27 
    Routledge Studies in Leadership Research

  • Foundations of Sensation and Perception

    3rd Edition

    By George Mather

    Do you wonder how movies – sequences of static frames – appear to move, or why 3-D films look different from traditional movies? Why does ventriloquism work, and why can airliner flights make you feel disoriented? The answers to these and other questions about the human senses can be found within…

    Paperback – 2016-01-25 
    Psychology Press

  • Young People's Understanding of Society

    By Adrian Furnham

    First published in 1991, this book represents the first wide-ranging review of young people’s understanding of the social world and the functioning of society. Taking a social cognitive view of adolescence, it focuses on the processes by which young people learn to understand other people’s…

    Hardback – 2016-01-23 

  • Discrete Data Analysis with R

    Visualization and Modeling Techniques for Categorical and Count Data

    By Michael Friendly, David Meyer

    An Applied Treatment of Modern Graphical Methods for Analyzing Categorical Data Discrete Data Analysis with R: Visualization and Modeling Techniques for Categorical and Count Data presents an applied treatment of modern methods for the analysis of categorical data, both discrete response data and…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-01-22 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

  • Effective Learning after Acquired Brain Injury

    A practical guide to support adults with neurological conditions

    By Graham Lowings, Beth Wicks

    Effective Learning After Acquired Brain Injury provides clear guidance on delivering productive educational programmes for adolescents and adults with acquired brain injury (ABI). Written for the non-specialist, the book provides an accessible overview of the neuropsychological deficits resulting…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21 

  • Attraction Explained

    The science of how we form relationships

    By Viren Swami

    How much does appearance matter in the formation of romantic relationships? Do nice guys always finish last? Does playing hard-to-get ever work? What really makes for a good chat-up line? When it comes to relationships, there’s no shortage of advice from self-help ‘experts’, pick-up…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21 

  • Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education

    Applying Theoretical Perspectives to Complex Dilemmas, 4th Edition

    By Joan Poliner Shapiro, Jacqueline A. Stefkovich

    The fourth edition of the best-selling text, Ethical Leadership and Decision Making in Education, continues to address the increasing interest in ethics and assists educational leaders with the complex dilemmas in today’s challenging and diverse society. Through discussion and analysis of real-life…

    Paperback – 2016-01-20 

  • The Evolution of Economies

    Money-bargaining, economic change and industrial revolution

    By Patrick Spread

    The Evolution of Economies provides a clear account of how economies evolve under a process of support bargaining and money bargaining. They both allow people to determine their interests and requirements by reference to their present circumstances. This gives the bargaining system a natural…

    Hardback – 2016-01-20 
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • The Mechanical Mind

    A Philosophical Introduction to Minds, Machines and Mental Representation, 3rd Edition

    By Tim Crane

    How can the human mind represent the external world? What is thought, and can it be studied scientifically? Should we think of the mind as a kind of machine? Is the mind a computer? Can a computer think? Tim Crane sets out to answer these questions and more in a lively and straightforward way,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-19 

  • Addictions

    A Social Psychological Perspective

    Edited by Catalina E. Kopetz, Carl W. Lejuez

    The current volume brings together social psychological theories and concepts and discusses their relevance to understanding substance use and addiction. It identifies convergence points between traditional perspectives on addiction and social psychological theory and research. This coexistence,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-15 
    Frontiers of Social Psychology

  • Analysis of Variance, Design, and Regression

    Linear Modeling for Unbalanced Data, Second Edition

    By Ronald Christensen

    The new edition of this book focuses on modeling unbalanced data. As such, it generalizes much of the work in the previous edition. The more general methods presented here give the same results as presented in the earlier edition. An advantage of taking a modeling approach to unbalanced data is…

    Hardback – 2016-01-15 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

  • Psychosocial Dynamics of Cyber Security

    Edited by Stephen J Zaccaro, Reeshad S. Dalal, Lois E. Tetrick, Julie A. Steinke

    This new volume, edited by industrial and organizational psychologists, will look at the important topic of cyber security work in the US and around the world. With contributions from experts in the fields of industrial and organizational psychology, human factors, computer science, economics, and…

    Paperback – 2016-01-14 
    Applied Psychology Series

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