Psychology: Featured Titles

6Featured Titles

  • Disaster Recovery: Community-Based Psychosocial Support in the Aftermath book cover

    Disaster Recovery

    Community-Based Psychosocial Support in the Aftermath

    Edited by Joseph O. Prewitt Diaz

    This new volume, Disaster Recovery: Community-Based Psychosocial Support in the ​Aftermath, provides a wealth of realistic and applicable information for addressing mental health related issues resulting from disasters. It will provide readers with both a theoretical and practical look at…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • An Introduction to Bilingualism: Principles and Processes book cover

    An Introduction to Bilingualism

    Principles and Processes, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jeanette Altarriba, Roberto R. Heredia

    The study of bilingualism and all of its aspects – from theory and models to social approaches and their practical applications – forms the cornerstone of the 2nd edition of this work. The chapters cover the latest advancements in the domains of psycholinguistics, neuroscience, creativity, and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-16

  • Working Memory and Clinical Developmental Disorders: Theories, Debates and Interventions book cover

    Working Memory and Clinical Developmental Disorders

    Theories, Debates and Interventions

    Edited by Tracy Packiam Alloway

    This comprehensive volume brings together international experts involved in applying and developing understanding of Working Memory in the context of a variety of neurodevelopmental disorders, neurocognitive disorders, and depressive disorders. Each chapter provides a description of the disorder…

    Paperback – 2018-03-19

  • Bodies that Birth: Vitalizing Birth Politics book cover

    Bodies that Birth

    Vitalizing Birth Politics

    By Rachelle Chadwick

    Bodies that Birth puts birthing bodies at the centre of questions about contemporary birth politics, power, and agency. Arguing that the fleshy and embodied aspects of birth have been largely silenced in social science scholarship, Rachelle Chadwick uses an array of birth stories, from diverse…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Women and Psychology

  • Clinical Psychology: A Modern Health Profession book cover

    Clinical Psychology

    A Modern Health Profession, 2nd Edition

    By Wolfgang Linden, Paul L. Hewitt

    Clinical Psychology invites students to think like clinical psychologists and develop an integrated sense of how science, experience, ethical behavior, and intuition get woven into our professional identity. Built around typical psychologists and the problems they need to solve, it demonstrates…

    Paperback – 2018-03-07

  • The New Reflectionism in Cognitive Psychology: Why Reason Matters book cover

    The New Reflectionism in Cognitive Psychology

    Why Reason Matters

    Edited by Gordon Pennycook

    Over the past two decades, psychologists have increasingly emphasized the role of intuition and emotion in human cognition and behavior. Some have even argued that we are so governed by our intuitions that analytic thinking merely facilitates confirmation bias and motivated reasoning. However, a…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01
    Current Issues in Thinking and Reasoning