Psychological Science Products

  • Introduction to Senior Transportation

    Enhancing Community Mobility and Transportation Services

    By Helen K. Kerschner, Nina M. Silverstein

    Introduction to Senior Transportation focuses on an issue that is a growing concern -- the community mobility needs of older adults. Surpassing the coverage available in existing gerontology textbooks, it enables the reader to understand and appreciate the challenges faced by older adults as they…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05 
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Aging

  • The Psychology of Human Social Development

    From Infancy to Adolescence

    By Sandie Taylor, Lance Workman

    Empirical and theoretical developments over the last twenty years have led to a growing realisation that to fully understand the development of the child we need to consider it within a social context. The Psychology of Social Development provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition

    By Camilla Gilmore, Silke Göbel, Matthew Inglis

    The last decade has seen a rapid growth in our understanding of mathematical learning and performance and an increased recognition of the importance of the topic. The book traces the development of mathematical skills from basic number concepts to mathematical proofs, emphasising the hierarchical…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Natural-Theological Understanding from Childhood to Adulthood

    By Olivera Petrovich

    This volume sheds new light on children’s acquisition of the concept of God, repositioning the development of religious understanding as one of the core domains of human cognition. Petrovich’s argument- that children are intuitive or everyday natural theologians – is underpinned by new evidence…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Palliative Care

    Psychosocial perspectives

    By Alison Rodriguez

    Death is inevitable, and yet for most of us it is also unimaginable. This enlightening book is not about death and dying, but about how life-limiting illnesses influence culture, society and how we understand ourselves. It provides a critical, existential perspective on palliative care, examining…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Routledge Revivals: Guards Imprisoned (1989)

    Correctional Officers at Work

    By Lucien Lombardo

    First published in 1989, Guards Imprisoned provides an in-depth look into the work and working life of prison guards as they perceive and experience it. The author, who was a teacher at Auburn Prison, New York, discovered that little was known about the guard’s perceptions of his "place" in…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder

    Edited by Anna Barnett, Elisabeth Hill

    Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) draws together current knowledge of DCD, also referred to as dyspraxia, in the context of motor behaviour. International experts offer an overview of theoretical and methodological issues relating to motor development, motor…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • ICIBSoS 2017

    Proceedings of the 6th International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Sciences (ICIBSoS 2017), July 22-23, 2017, ANVAYA Beach Resort, Bali, Indonesia

    Edited by Ford Lumban Gaol

    Trends and Issues in Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Science contains papers presented at the 5th International Congress on Interdisciplinary Behavior and Social Science 2016 (ICIBSoS 2016), held 5-6 November 2016 in Jogjakarta, Indonesia. The 24 papers cover every discipline in all fields of…

    Hardback – 2018-02-01 
    CRC Press

  • Uncertain Bioethics

    Human Dignity and Moral Risk

    By Stephen Napier

    Bioethics is a field of inquiry and as such is fundamentally an epistemic discipline. Knowing how we make moral judgments can bring into relief why certain arguments on various bioethical issues appear plausible to one side and obviously false to the other. Uncertain Bioethics makes a significant…

    Hardback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism

    Edited by Kalle Grill, Jason Hanna

    While paternalism has been a long-standing philosophical issue, it has recently received renewed attention among scholars and the general public. The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Paternalism is an outstanding reference source to the key topics, problems and debates in this exciting…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Ethics

  • Culture's Consequences

    Comparing Values, Behaviors, Institutes and Organizations across Nations

    By Katherine Erdman

    The Dutch anthropologist Geert Hofstede is recognized as a pioneer in the fields of international management and social psychology – and his work is a perfect example of the ways in which interpretative skills can help solve problems and provide the foundation for strong thinking and understanding…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

  • Situated Learning

    By Charmi Patel

    Social anthropologist Jean Lave and computer scientist Etienne Wenger’s seminal Situated Learning helped change the fields of cognitive science and pedagogy by approaching learning from a novel angle. Traditionally, theories of learning and education had focused on processes of cognition – the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Macat Library
    The Macat Library

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