Behavioral Sciences Products

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications

    1st Edition

    By Insu Paek, Ki Cole

    Item response theory (IRT) is widely used in education and psychology and is expanding its applications to other social science areas, medical research, and business as well. Using R for Item Response Theory Model Applications is a practical guide for students, instructors, practitioners and…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Men in Context

    1st Edition

    By Michael E. Addis, Ethan Hoffman

    What does it really mean to say that boys will be boys, men are from Mars, or that contemporary men are in crisis? Does modern psychology support or refute these notions? And how is psychological theory and research about boys and men used in society? The Psychology of Men in Context is an…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Inside Creativity Coaching

    40 Inspiring Case Studies from Around the World, 1st Edition

    By Eric Maisel

    In Inside Creative Coaching, forty creativity coaches from around the world describe their work with creative clients in this first-ever case study examination of the art and practice of creativity coaching. Curated by one of America’s foremost creativity coaches, these rich narratives examine how…

    Paperback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Criminal Behaviour

    Psychosocial Approaches to Criminality, 2nd Edition

    By David W Jones

    Our understanding of criminal behaviour and its causes has been too long damaged by the failure to integrate the emotional, psychological, social and cultural influences on the way people behave. This book offers a concise and accessible introduction to criminal behaviour, examining and integrating…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Shaping the Global Leader

    Fundamentals in Culture and Behavior for Optimal Organizational Performance, 1st Edition

    By Henry Biggs, Tom Bussen, Lenny Ramsey

    Considering behavioral norms in their cultural contexts, this book arrives at a fully operational international leadership theory – and makes it accessible to academic and professional readers alike. Shaping the Global Leader fundamentally covers eight cultural dimensions gleaned from acclaimed…

    Paperback – 2019-10-03 
    Routledge

  • Positive Organizational Behaviour

    1st Edition

    By Miguel Pina e Cunha, Arménio Rego, Ace Simpson, Stewart Clegg

    Positive Organizational Behaviour: A Reflective Approach introduces the most recent theoretical and empirical insights on positive organizational practices, addressing emerging topics such as resilience, job crafting, responsible leadership and mindfulness. Other books on positive approaches tend…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Functions of the Brain

    A Conceptual Approach to Cognitive Neuroscience, 1st Edition

    By Albert Kok

    Considering how computational properties of the brain inform cognitive functions, this book presents a unique conceptual introduction to cognitive neuroscience. This essential guide explores the complex relationship between the mind and the brain, building upon the authors’ extensive research…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Memory in Education

    1st Edition

    By Robert Z. Zheng, Michael K. Gardner

    As our understanding of the human memory system broadens and develops, new opportunities arise for improving students’ long-term knowledge retention in the classroom. Written by two experts on the subject, this book explores how scientific models of memory and cognition can inform instructional…

    Paperback – 2019-10-01 
    Routledge
    Ed Psych Insights

  • e-HR

    Using Intranets to Improve the Effectiveness of Your People, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Hopkins, James Markham

    Title first published in 2003. Despite all the hype about e-learning, the real breakthrough in technology, at least as far as HR goes, is in the development of the corporate intranet for people management purposes. Bryan Hopkins and James Markham's book explains the potential for intranets in every…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Education in the Open Society - Karl Popper and Schooling

    1st Edition

    By Richard Bailey

    This title was first published in 2000. Drawing on exclusive interviews with Karl Popper, this book provides the first comprehensive examination of the educational implications of his philosophy. Critically exploring key elements of Popper’s work, his theory of knowledge, psychology of learning and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Intentional Self-Development and Positive Ageing

    How Individuals Select and Pursue Life Goals, 1st Edition

    By Bernhard Leipold

    Are we in control of our own development in adulthood, or are we shaped by circumstances beyond our control? By adopting the concept of intentional self-development (ISD), this text outlines an action-theoretical approach to human development that emphasizes both an individual’s ability to shape…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

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