Psychology: Featured Titles

6Featured Titles

  • Handbook of Employee Selection book cover

    Handbook of Employee Selection

    2nd Edition

    Edited by James L. Farr, Nancy T. Tippins

    This second edition of the Handbook of Employee Selection has been revised and updated throughout to reflect current thinking on the state of science and practice in employee selection. In this volume, a diverse group of recognized scholars inside and outside the United States balance theory,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-30 
    Routledge

  • How to Rethink Mental Illness: The Human Contexts Behind the Labels book cover

    How to Rethink Mental Illness

    The Human Contexts Behind the Labels

    By Bernard Guerin

    The world of mental illness is typically framed around symptoms and cures, where every client is given a label. In this challenging new book, Professor Bernard Guerin provides a fresh alternative to considering these issues, based in interdisciplinary social sciences and discourse analysis rather…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge

  • Discrimination in Childhood and Adolescence: A Developmental Intergroup Approach book cover

    Discrimination in Childhood and Adolescence

    A Developmental Intergroup Approach

    By Christia Spears Brown

    Discrimination impacts most youth at some point. Almost all children and adolescents belong to at least one stigmatized group, whether they are a Black or Latino boy in school; an immigrant or refugee; a gay, lesbian, or bisexual teen; or a girl in physics class. Discrimination on the basis of race…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Psychology Press

  • Ethics and Values in Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Second Edition book cover

    Ethics and Values in Industrial-Organizational Psychology, Second Edition

    By Joel Lefkowitz

    Ethics and Values in Industrial-Organizational Psychology was one of the first books to integrate work from moral philosophy, moral psychology, I-O psychology, and political and social economy, as well as business. It incorporates these perspectives into a "framework for taking moral action" and…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    Applied Psychology Series

  • Neuropsychological Evaluation of Somatoform and Other Functional Somatic Conditions: Assessment Primer book cover

    Neuropsychological Evaluation of Somatoform and Other Functional Somatic Conditions

    Assessment Primer

    Edited by Kyle Brauer Boone

    Neuropsychologists are provided with little formal education and training regarding the identification and measurement of somatoform symptoms, yet these conditions are highly prevalent, with estimates indicating that 20% of general medical patients and 30% of neurologic clinic patients present with…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15
    Psychology Press
    American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology/Psychology Press Continuing Education Series

  • Adopted Women and Biological Fathers: Reimagining stories of origin and trauma book cover

    Adopted Women and Biological Fathers

    Reimagining stories of origin and trauma

    By Elizabeth Hughes

    Adopted Women and Biological Fathers offers a critical and deconstructive challenge to the dominant notions of adoptive identity. The author explores adoptive women’s experiences of meeting their biological fathers and reflects on personal narratives to give an authoritative overview of both the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology