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  • Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism

    Witches, Fairies and Nomads

    By Kathleen Skott-Myhre

    Industrial modernity's worship of rationality had a profound effect on women’s ways of knowing, marginalizing them along with other alternate forms of knowledge such as the imagination and the unconscious. Feminist Spirituality under Capitalism discusses the importance of women’s spiritual…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Ornament and European Modernism

    From Art Practice to Art History

    Edited by Loretta Vandi

    Through in-depth essays on selected issues related to the meaning of ornament and its theoretical importance for the formation of modernism especially in England, Austria, and Germany, the collection re-examines two issues in particular: on the one hand the critical discourse that appeared at the…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Good Life Beyond Growth

    New Perspectives

    Edited by Hartmut Rosa, Christoph Henning

    Many countries have experienced a decline of economic growth for decades, an effect that was only aggravated by the recent global financial crisis. What if in the 21st century this is no longer an exception, but the general rule? Does an economy without growth necessarily bring hardship and crises,…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ecological Economics

  • Self-Efficacy and Future Goals in Education

    By Barbara A. Greene

    As the inner resource that drives us to pursue activities, to put forth effort, and to avoid failure, motivation is key to overall well-being. Self-efficacy and future goals are key to understanding and reinforcing the motivation to learn, especially for students in classroom settings. Written by a…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • A Global Portrait of Counselling Psychology

    Edited by Rodney K. Goodyear, James W. Lichtenberg

    The official birth of counselling psychology is said to have occurred in 1951, when key United States leaders in what was then called the field of guidance and counselling formally adopted the terms ‘counselling psychologist’ and ‘counselling psychology’ to describe their profession. In the 65…

    Hardback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge

  • Assessment of Student Achievement

    By Gavin T. L. Brown

    Assessment is a concept familiar across the field of education and is inherent to the work of professors, administrators, teachers, researchers, journalists, and scholars. A multi-faceted and politically charged topic, assessment ranges from informal interactions with learners in classrooms to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Obese Humans and Rats

    By Stanley Schacter, Judith Rodin

    Originally published in 1974, this volume examines the behavioural similarities of obese humans and animals whose so-called feeding centre (the ventro-medial hypothalamic nuclei) has been lesioned. Both the obese human and the VMH-lesioned animal seem to share a hyposensitivity to the internal (…

    Hardback – 2017-08-05 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Memory and Miscarriages of Justice

    By Mark Howe, Lauren Knott, Martin Conway

    Memory is often the primary evidence in the courtroom, yet unfortunately this evidence may not be fit for purpose. This is because memory is both fallible and malleable; it is possible to forget and also to falsely remember things which never happened. The legal system has been slow to adapt to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02 
    Psychology Press

  • The Cognitive Psychology of Speech Related Gesture

    By Pierre Feyereisen

    Why do we gesture when we speak? The Cognitive Psychology of Speech Related Gesture offers answers to this question while introducing readers to the huge interdisciplinary field of gesture. Drawing on ideas from cognitive psychology, this book highlights key debates in gesture research alongside…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02 
    Routledge

  • Capture-Recapture Methods for the Social and Medical Sciences

    Edited by Dankmar Bohning, Peter G.M. Van der Heijden, John Bunge

    Capture-recapture methods have been used in biology and ecology for more than 100 years. However, it is only recently that these methods have become popular in the social and medical sciences to estimate the size of elusive populations such as illegal immigrants, illicit drug users, or people with…

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

  • Grandparents in Cultural Context

    Edited by David W. Shwalb, Ziarat Hossain

    Grandparents in Cultural Context gives a long overdue global view of the changing roles of grandparents. The eleven main chapters are by experts in the Americas, Europe and Russia, Asia, and Africa and the Middle East, and the editors integrate their chapters with previous writings on…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Modern Psychometrics

    The Science of Psychological Assessment, 4th Edition

    By John Rust, Michal Kosinski, David Stillwell

    Psychometrics plays an increasingly important role in all our lives as testing and assessment occurs from preschool until retirement. The fourth edition of this popular text introduces the reader to the subject in all its aspects including how to construct your own test, and covering recent…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge

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