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  • Handbook of the Uncertain Self

    Edited by Robert M. Arkin, Kathryn C. Oleson

    This Handbook explores the cognitive, motivational, interpersonal, clinical, and applied aspects of personal uncertainty. It showcases both the diversity and the unity that defines contemporary perspectives on uncertainty in self within social and personality psychology. The contributions to the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Psychology Press

  • The Two of Me

    The Rational Outer Me and the Emotional Inner Me

    By John Birtchnell

    How much of what we do is directed by conscious, deliberate decisions and how much originates in unconscious, automatic directives? This is the question explored in The Two of Me via an engaging combination of phenomenological subjective investigation and objective considerations of mental…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Psychology Press

  • Pubertal Maturation in Female Development

    By H†kan Stattin, David Magnusson

    Research on physical maturity has demonstrated conclusively that the assumption of an age-homogenous development does not always hold true. This volume presents a biosocial model focusing on the role of individual differences in biological maturation to be used as a framework for empirical studies…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Psychology Press

  • The Psychology of Today's Woman

    New Psychoanalytic Visions

    Edited by Toni Bernay, Dorothy Cantor

    The sexual revolution, oft discussed in the journalistic literature of recent years, has brought in its wake a host of questions that are only beginning to be addressed.  How are women coping with "real world" challenges for which they may be ill prepared, both socially and psychologically?&…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • Sensation Seeking

    Beyond the Optimal Level of Arousal

    By Marvin Zuckerman

    Originally published in 1979, this title represents a summary of 17 years of research centring around the Sensation Seeking Scale (SSS) and the theory from which the test was derived. Now an integral part of personality testing, including adaptations for use with children, this reissue is a chance…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Psychological Aspects of Physical Education and Sport

    Edited by J E Kane

    Psychology has an important part to play in the teaching and practice of physical education and sport, and this volume, originally published in 1972, provided a systematic and authoritative introduction to the major areas in this field at the time. The contributors, leading experts in the UK and US…

    Hardback – 2016-01-04 
    Psychology Revivals

  • Family, Self, and Society

    Toward A New Agenda for Family Research

    Edited by Philip A. Cowan, Dorothy Field, Donald A. Hansen, Arlene Skolnick, Guy E. Swanson

    Any agenda for family research in the 1990s must take seriously a contextual approach to the study of family relationships. The editors and contributors to this volume believe that the richness in family studies over the next decade will come from considering the diversity of family forms --…

    Paperback – 2015-12-31 

  • Individualizing Psychological Assessment

    A Collaborative and Therapeutic Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Constance T. Fischer

    Hardback – 2015-12-30 

  • Experimental Psychology Its Scope and Method: Volume V

    Motivation, Emotion and Personality

    By Joseph Nuttin, Paul Fraisse, Richard Meili

    First published in English in 1968, Joseph Nuttin contributes the first chapter, on Motivation. He discusses various aspects of the motivational process. Such as incentives, conflict, social motivation, and negative motivation, and describes the mechanism of the process. The second chapter, by Paul…

    Paperback – 2015-12-09 
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Clinical and Forensic Assessment of Psychopathy

    A Practitioner's Guide, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Carl B. Gacono

    This newly revised edition to The Clinical and Forensic Assessment of Psychopath: A Clinician's Guide brings new chapters on psychopathy in women, brain imaging, assessment and treatment in schools, and more, in addition to the updated original chapters. With its in-depth research on psychopathy,…

    Paperback – 2015-11-26

  • In Our Clients' Shoes

    Theory and Techniques of Therapeutic Assessment

    By Stephen E. Finn

    In Our Clients’ Shoes conveniently assembles a number of important papers on the Therapeutic Assessment approach in one resource, explicating its history, theory, techniques, as well as its impact on clients and assessors. Author Stephen E. Finn incorporates pieces presented at various conferences…

    Paperback – 2015-11-24
    Counseling and Psychotherapy

  • Nostalgia

    A Psychological Resource

    By Clay Routledge

    Nostalgia is a topic that most lay people are familiar with, but, until recently, few social scientists understood. Once viewed as a disease, nostalgia is now considered to be an important psychological resource. It involves revisiting personally cherished memories that involve close others. When…

    Paperback – 2015-10-08
    Essays in Social Psychology

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