Behavioral Sciences Products

  • Feminist Interrogations of Women's Head Hair

    Crown of Glory and Shame, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sigal Barak-Brandes, Amit Kama

    Feminist scholarship has looked extensively at the perception of the body as a flexible construction of cultural and social dictates, but head hair has been often overlooked. Feminist Interrogations of Women's Head Hair brings new focus to this underrepresented topic through its intersections with…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Disease, Social and Cultural Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    Individuals and families face challenges at the end of life that can vary significantly depending on social and cultural contexts, yet more than ever is now known about the needs that cut across the great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death. A number of behavioural interventions…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
    Routledge
    Aging and Mental Health Research

  • The Psychology of Criminal Investigation

    From Theory to Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andy Griffiths, Rebecca Milne

    The contribution of psychological research to the prevention of miscarriages of justice and the development of effective investigative techniques is now established to a point where law enforcement agencies in numerous countries either employ psychologists as part of their staff, or work in…

    Hardback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge
    Issues in Forensic Psychology

  • Arts Therapies in the Treatment of Depression

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ania Zubala, Vicky Karkou

    Arts Therapies in the Treatment of Depression is a comprehensive compilation of expert knowledge on arts therapies’ potential in successfully addressing depression. The book identifies ways of addressing the condition in therapy sessions, shares experience of tools and approaches which seem to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-04
    Routledge
    International Research in the Arts Therapies

  • The Archetypal Pan in America

    Hypermasculinity and Terror, 1st Edition

    By Sukey Fontelieu

    The Archetypal Pan in America examines the complex moral and ethical dilemmas that Americans have had to face over the last few decades, including the motivations for the Vietnam War; who was in control of women’s productive rights; how to extend civil rights to all; protests for the historically…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    Research in Analytical Psychology and Jungian Studies

  • Psychopathology and personality dimensions

    The Selected works of Gordon Claridge, 1st Edition

    By Gordon Claridge

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces – extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. In this fascinating collection,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Lie Detection and the Law

    Torture, Technology and Truth, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Balmer

    This book develops a sociological account of lie detection practices and uses this to think about lying more generally. Bringing together insights from sociology, social history, socio-legal studies and science and technology studies (STS), it explores how torture and technology have been used to…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
    Routledge
    Law, Science and Society

  • Female Body Image in Contemporary Art

    Dieting, Eating Disorders, Self-Harm, and Fatness, 1st Edition

    By Emily L. Newman

    Numerous contemporary artists, particularly female artists, have chosen to examine the idealization of the female body. In this crucial book, Emily L. Newman focuses on a number of key themes including obesity, anorexia, bulimia, dieting, self-harm, and female body image. Many artists utilize their…

    Hardback – 2018-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Art

  • Relationships, Well-Being and Behaviour

    Selected works of Harry Reis, 1st Edition

    By Harry Reis

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts themselves present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. In this fascinating…

    Hardback – 2018-05-23
    Routledge
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Who is the Scientist-Subject?

    Affective History of the Gene, 1st Edition

    By Esha Shah

    This book explores two disparate sets of debates in the history and philosophy of the life sciences: the history of subjectivity in shaping objective science and the history of dominance of reductionism in molecular biology. It questions the dominant conception of the scientist-subject as a…

    Hardback – 2018-05-18
    Routledge India
    Science and Technology Studies

  • The Aesthetics of Self-Harm

    The Visual Rhetoric of Online Self-Harm Communities, 1st Edition

    By Zoe Alderton

    The Aesthetics of Self-Harm presents a new approach to understanding parasuicidal behaviour, based upon an examination of online communities that promote performances of self-harm in the pursuit of an idealised beauty. The book considers how online communities provide a significant level of support…

    Hardback – 2018-05-14
    Routledge

  • Affect in Relation

    Families, Places, Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgitt Röttger-Rössler, Jan Slaby

    Decades of research on affect and emotion have brought out the paramount importance of affective processes for human lives. Affect in Relation brings together perspectives from social science and cultural studies to analyze the formative, subject constituting potentials of affect and emotion.…

    Hardback – 2018-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

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