Behavioral Sciences Products

  • The Pleasure of Pictures

    Pictorial Experience and Aesthetic Appreciation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jérôme Pelletier, Alberto Voltolini

    The general aim of this volume is to investigate the nature of the relation between pictorial experience and aesthetic appreciation. In particular, it is concerned with the character and intimacy of this relationship: is there a mere causal connection between pictorial experience and aesthetic…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

  • Moral Evil in Practical Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shlomit Harrosh, Roger Crisp

    The concept of evil is one of the most powerful in our moral vocabulary, and is commonly used today in both religious and secular spheres to condemn ideas, people, their actions, and much else besides. Yet appeals to evil in public debate have often deepened existing conflicts, through corruption…

    Hardback – 2018-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Trauma, Cultural Complexes, and Transformation

    Folk Narratives and Present Realities, 1st Edition

    By Evija Volfa Vestergaard

    Trauma, Cultural Complexes, and Transformation: Folk Narratives and Present Realities contributes to our understanding of how culturally traumatic events affect present day realities, and suggests the potential for healing by combining theories on psychological trauma, cultural complexes, and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • Moreno's Personality Theory and its Relationship to Psychodrama

    A Philosophical, Developmental and Therapeutic Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Rozei Telias

    Moreno's Personality Theory and its Relationship to Psychodrama discusses Dr J. L. Moreno's theory of personality and its relationship to psychodrama from the philosophical, developmental and therapeutic aspects. It provides a theoretical model, based on Moreno’s personal experiences, combining…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • The Spirituality of Anorexia

    A Goddess Feminist Thealogy, 1st Edition

    By Emma White

    Widely popularized images of unobtainable and damaging feminine ideals can be a cause of profound disjunction between women and their bodies. A consequence of this dissonance is an embodied performance of these ideals with the potential development of disordered eating practices, such as anorexia…

    Hardback – 2018-07-02
    Routledge
    Gender, Theology and Spirituality

  • Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tuula Juvonen, Marjo Kolehmainen

    Raising to the challenge of how to grasp such forms of inequalities that are mediated affectively, Affective Inequalities in Intimate Relationships focuses on subtle inequalities that are shaped in everyday affective encounters. It also seeks to bridge a gap between affect theory and empirical…

    Hardback – 2018-06-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Empirical Comics Research

    Digital, Multimodal, and Cognitive Methods, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexander Dunst, Jochen Laubrock, Janina Wildfeuer

    This edited volume brings together work in the field of empirical comics research. Drawing on computer and cognitive science, psychology and art history, linguistics and literary studies, each chapter presents innovative methods and establishes the practical and theoretical motivations for the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Comics Studies

  • Intergenerational Continuity of Criminal and Antisocial Behaviour

    An International Overview of Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Veroni I. Eichelsheim, Steve G. A. van de Weijer

    The relationship between a parent and a child is without any doubt one of the most influential and intimate relationships over the life course of an individual. Children resemble their parents in a variety of life outcomes such as socioeconomic status, family formation characteristics, and…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Behaviour

  • Depression in Kerala

    Ayurveda and Mental Health Care in 21st Century India, 1st Edition

    By Claudia Lang

    This book examines depression as a widely diagnosed and treated common mental disorder in India and offers a significant ethnographic study of the application of a traditional Indian medical system (Ayurveda) to the very modern problem of depression. Based on over a year of fieldwork, it…

    Hardback – 2018-06-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology

  • Snapshots of Museum Experience

    Understanding Child Visitors Through Photography, 1st Edition

    By Elee Kirk, Will Buckingham

    Children are one of the major audiences for museums, but their visits are often seen solely from the point of view of museum learning. In Snapshots of Museum Experience, Will Buckingham draws upon Elee Kirk’s research amongst child visitors to the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Marxism, Psychology and Social Science Analysis

    Taking Sève Seriously, 1st Edition

    By Julian Roche

    Marxism, Psychology and Social Science Analysis applies Marxist theory, psychology, and the work of Lucien Sève to specific research in the social sciences. It shows in practical terms what guidance can be offered for social scientific researchers wanting to incorporate Sève’s view of personality…

    Hardback – 2018-06-21
    Routledge

  • Hume’s Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip A. Reed, Rico Vitz

    Recent work at the intersection of moral philosophy and the philosophy of psychology has dealt mostly with Aristotelian virtue ethics. The dearth of scholarship that engages with Hume’s moral philosophy, however, is both noticeable and peculiar. Hume's Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology…

    Hardback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

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