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  • Drugs, Daydreaming, and Personality

    A Study of College Youth, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Segal, George J. Huba, Jerome L. Singer

    Originally published in 1980, this book presents a detailed account of a series of investigations that examined the patterns of resort to drugs and alcohol use in college youth, and how such substance uses are linked to personality characteristics and daydreaming patterns. The Editors chose to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Psychoanalytic Study of Society, V. 17

    Essays in Honor of George D. and Louise A. Spindler, 1st Edition

    Edited by L. Bryce Boyer, Ruth M. Boyer

    In Volume 17, a series of critical appreciations of George and Louise Spindler's multidisciplinary contributions focus on homogeneity and heterogeneity in American cultural anthropology (S. Parman); the molding of American anthropology (M. Suarez); education (H. Trueba); and the uses of projective…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • The Psychoanalytic Study of Society, V. 12

    Essays in Honor of George Devereux, 1st Edition

    Edited by L. Bryce Boyer, Simon A. Grolnick

    Volume 12 includes chapters on the hermeneutics of structuralism and psychoanalysis (H. van Velzen); prophetic initiation in Israel and Judah (D. Merkur); the cult phenomenon and the paranoid process (W. Meissner); the ego and adaptation (P. Parin); male adolescent initiation rituals (L. Rosen);…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Personality Assessment in America

    A Retrospective on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Society for Personality Assessment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edwin I. Megargee, Charles D. Spielberger

    Whereas most psychology books discuss current or future trends, this one focuses on the past. It consists of a collection of important and historically significant writings by a select group of men and women who, over the past 50 years, were honored by their colleagues for their distinguished…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Aspects of Confused Speech

    A Study of Verbal Interaction Between Confused and Normal Speakers, 1st Edition

    By Pamela Shakespeare

    Based on research focusing on the experience of having confused speech and being with confused speakers, this book begins with everyday, commonly understood ideas such as "talking too much" and examines how confused speech is "brought off" as a collaborative activity by the people involved. The…

    Paperback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Humor and Chinese Culture

    A Psychological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Xiaodong Yue

    This book addresses psychological studies of humour in Chinese societies. It starts by reviewing how the concept of humour evolves in Chinese history, and how it is perceived by Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism respectively. It then compares differences in the Western and the Chinese perceptions…

    Paperback – 2019-05-25 
    Routledge

  • The Hidden Worldviews of Psychology’s Theory, Research, and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brent D. Slife, Kari A. O'Grady, Russell D. Kosits

    By revealing underlying assumptions that influence the field of psychology, The Hidden Worldviews of Psychology’s Theory, Research, and Practice challenges psychologists to reconsider the origins of ideas they may take as psychological truths. Worldviews, or the systems of assumptions that provide…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21 
    Routledge

  • Constituting Gender Through Talk in Childhood

    Conversations in Parent-child, Peer, and Sibling Relationships:a Special Issue of research on Language and Social interaction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Amy Sheldon

    This issue explores some of the ways in which gender, as a social construction, might be rooted in and contingent on conversational processes in childhood. The interconnections between language and gender in three key developmental sociolinguistic contexts are examined: talk between parent and…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge

  • Interpersonal Sensitivity: Entering Others’ Worlds

    A Special Issue of Social Neuroscience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jean Decety, Dan Batson

    Interpersonal sensitivity refers to our ability to perceive and respond with care to the internal states of other people, understand the antecedents of those states, and predict the subsequent events that will result. Guest editors neuroscientist Jean Decety and social psychologist Dan Batson…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17
    Routledge

  • Geographies of Difference

    Explorations in Northeast Indian Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mélanie Vandenhelsken, Meenaxi Barkataki-Ruscheweyh, Bengt G. Karlsson

    This book rethinks Northeast India as a lived space, a centre of interconnections and unfolding histories, instead of an isolated periphery. Questioning dominant tropes and assumptions around the Northeast, it examines socio-political and historical processes, border issues, the role of the state,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge India

  • Personality, Cognition and Social Interaction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nancy Cantor, John F Kihlstrom

    Originally published in 1981, this volume presents the domain of personality as a fuzzy set that includes features previously identified with cognitive and social psychology. Few of the individual contributions are centrally concerned with individual differences and cross-situational stability, but…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

  • Human Awareness

    Its Social Development, 1st Edition

    By Ivana Marková

    Human awareness – which forms the basis of all interpersonal relationships – is perhaps the most fascinating phenomenon of biological and socio-cultural evolution. In this innovative book, originally published in 1987, the author introduces the subject of human awareness from the perspective of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Perception

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