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  • The Psychology of Perfectionism

    Theory, Research, Applications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joachim Stoeber

    This milestone text provides a comprehensive and state-of-the art overview of perfectionism theory, research, and treatment from the past 25 years, with contributions from the leading researchers in the field. The book examines new theories and perspectives including the social disconnection model…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21
    Routledge

  • Social Values and Moral Intuitions

    The World-Views of "Millennial" Young Adults, 1st Edition

    By Gary S. Gregg

    Millennials have been stereotyped as both "entitled slackers" and "the next greatest generation." This study uses depth interviews to offer a scholarly and balanced account of young adults’ values and world-views. It investigates their views on a wide range of issues, including religion, the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21
    Routledge

  • The Human Hand

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Originally published in 1942, this book was very different from anything else written about the psychology of hands. The author had worked amongst apes and monkeys at the zoo, patients in what at the time were called ‘mental hospitals’, and amongst all manner of men, women and children. The results…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • A Psychology of Gesture

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Originally published in 1945, this title was a follow-up to the author’s previous book The Human Hand. This time she looks at the psychology of gesture and its relation to personality. The special place that a psychology of gesture merits is obvious. It permits a direct knowledge of personality…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • The Hand in Psychological Diagnosis

    1st Edition

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Originally published in 1951, this title looks at the study of the hand in relation to psychological diagnosis. This was at the time a new branch of psychology and the author is keen to point out it must not be viewed as perfect or indeed complete. Practical experience and a deeper understanding of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • On the Way to Myself

    Communications to a Friend, 1st Edition

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Originally published in 1969, Dr Charlotte Wolff was the author of three books of psychology: The Human Hand, A Psychology of Gesture and The Hand in Psychological Diagnosis. This book, though it contains much psychology, is not of the same scientific kind as these. It is an autobiography, but not…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • Signs of Identity

    The Anatomy of Belonging, 1st Edition

    By Martin Ehala

    Signs of Identity presents an interdisciplinary introduction to collective identity, using insights from social psychology, anthropology, sociology and the humanities. It takes the basic concept of semiotics – the sign – as its central notion, and specifies in detail in what ways identity can be…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01
    Routledge

  • Personality Variables in Social Behavior

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Blass

    Originally published in 1977, the aim of this volume was to demonstrate in a concrete way the relevance of some of the most important individual variables for various domains of social behaviour. Eminent researchers at the time contributed original chapters that provided an up-to-date perspective…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

  • Goal Concepts in Personality and Social Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lawrence A. Pervin

    Is behavior motivated? And if so, can it be motivated by the anticipation of future events? What role does cognition play in such motivational processes? And, further, what role does motivation play in ongoing cognitive activity? Questions such as these provide the foundation for this book,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

  • Cognition in Close Relationships

    1st Edition

    Edited by Garth J.O. Fletcher, Frank D. Fincham

    The past decade has witnessed an explosion of interest and research on close relationships and social cognition. In both areas, numerous handbooks, textbooks, and journal articles have been published. However, it is the editors' impression that although cognitive theories and concepts have filtered…

    Paperback – 2017-02-27
    Psychology Press

  • Balancing the Secrets of Private Disclosures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sandra Petronio

    This book joins together disclosure, privacy, and secrecy to pursue a greater understanding of how people are both public and private in their interactions. To be social yet autonomous, known yet unknown, independent yet dependent on others is essential to the communicative world. How do people…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01
    Routledge

  • Patterns of Life History

    The Ecology of Human Individuality, 1st Edition

    By Michael D. Mumford, Garnett S. Stokes, William A. Owens, Garnett Stokes

    This work summarizes an ongoing longitudinal study concerned with the nature of human differences as manifest in peoples' life histories. The traditional models for the description of human differences are reviewed, then contrasted with the presentation of alternative models. This volume is also…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Applied Psychology Series

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