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Transported to Another World
The Psychology of Anime Fans
Stephen Reysen, Courtney N. Plante, Daniel Chadborn, Sharon E. Roberts, Kathleen C. Gerbasi
Anime/manga (Japanese animation and comics) have been increasing in popularity worldwide for decades. But despite being a global phenomenon, there’s been surprisingly little psychological research formally studying its devoted fanbase. In this book we aim to...
The Oxford Handbook of Positive Psychology
C. R. Snyder, Shane J. Lopez, Susana C. Marques, Lisa M. Edwards
The Oxford Handbook of Positive Psychology is the seminal reference in the field of positive psychology, which continues to transcend the boundaries of academia to capture the imagination of the general public. Almost 20 years after the first publication of th...
The Science and Psychology of Deception
Rachelle M. Smith
"This encyclopedia examines the phenomenon of deception from a variety of perspectives and in a multitude of contexts. It offers readers an accessibly written and engaging resource that sheds light on when, why, and how we lie"--...
The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology and Religion
James R. Liddle, Todd K. Shackelford
The Oxford Handbook of Evolutionary Psychology and Religion offers a comprehensive and compelling review of research in religious beliefs and practices from an evolutionary perspective on human psychology. The chapters, written by renowned experts on human beh...
Perspectives on Legacy, Controversy and the Future of the Field
Shaping Psychology is a unique collection of in-depth conversations with a selection of the most influential psychologists working today, conducted at the end of a decade that shook psychological science. They provide insights into the controversies at the hea...
Psychology’s Dream of the Courtroom
What contribution has “the law” made to the work of analyst and patient in the consulting room? And what insights may be drawn from putting psychology itself on trial? In this ground-breaking book, the use of legal metaphors and the courtroom analogy by Fr...
The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology
Sarah Robins, John Symons, Paco Calvo
The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology, Second Edition is an invaluable guide and major reference source to the key topics, problems, concepts, and debates in philosophy of psychology and is the first companion of its kind. A team of renowned inte...
The Psychology of Pandemics
Preparing for the Next Global Outbreak of Infectious Disease
Pandemics are large-scale epidemics that spread throughout the world. Virologists predict that the next pandemic could occur in the coming years, probably from some form of influenza, with potentially devastating consequences. Vaccinations, if available, and b...
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 7E
Weinberg, Robert S., Gould, Daniel
This text provides a comprehensive view of sport and exercise psychology with the latest research on grit, mindfulness, emotional intelligence, cultural diversity, substance abuse, exercise adherence, ethics, professional issues, and transitions in sport....
The Psychology of Vampires
Why have vampires become such a feature of modern culture? Can vampire-like conditions be explained by medical research? Is there a connection between vampirism and Freud? The Psychology of Vampires presents a captivating look at the origins of vampires in myt...
The Scientific and Practical Explorations of Human Strengths
Shane J. Lopez, Jennifer Teramoto Pedrotti, C. R. Snyder
Positive Psychology: The Scientific and Practical Explorations of Human Strengths comprehensively covers the science and application of positive psychology. The book brings positive psychology to life by illustrating issues such as how psychological strength c...
How Psychology Works
The Facts Visually Explained
Explore the human mind and understand the science behind how you and other people in your life think and act in a wide range of everyday situations with this brand new visual guide to applied psychology. Using straightforward definitions and clear, striking vi...
Psychology for Teachers
Paul Castle, Scott Buckler
Psychology for Teachers explains how psychology can be intelligently applied to the classroom to meet the needs of different learners. It encourages teachers to review their own practice to develop a personal teaching style, supported by research findings and ...
Atlas of Moral Psychology
Kurt Gray, Jesse Graham
This comprehensive and cutting-edge volume maps out the terrain of moral psychology, a dynamic and evolving area of research. In 57 concise chapters, leading authorities and up-and-coming scholars explore fundamental issues and current controversies. The volum...
The Science and Treatment of Psychological Disorders
Ann M. Kring, Sheri L. Johnson
Abnormal Psychology: The Science and Treatment of Psychological Disorders consists of a balance and blending of research and clinical application, the use of paradigms as an organizing principle, and involving the learner in the kinds of real-world problem sol...
The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law
A Narrative History
Thomas Grisso, Stanley L. Brodsky
"The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law: A Narrative History reveals how the field of psychology and law developed during the first decade following the founding of the American Psychology-Law Society"--...
The Psychology of Human Sexuality
Justin J. Lehmiller
Revised edition of the author's The psychology of human sexuality, 2014....
A History of Psychology
From Antiquity to Modernity
Thomas Hardy Leahey
A History of Psychology places social, economic, and political forces of change alongside psychology’s internal theoretical and empirical arguments, illuminating how the external world has shaped psychology’s development, and, in turn, how the late twentie...
A Textbook for Study and Practice
Published on behalf by the British Psychological Society....
Eminent Indian Psychologists
100 years of Psychology in India
Eminent Indian Psychologists: 100 years of Psychology in India presents a chronology of important research and noteworthy events in the field of Psychology in the last hundred years. Psychology as a discipline was first introduced in this country in 1916–in ...
Psychology and Treatment
Paul Davis, Robert Patton, Sue Jackson
Provides a comprehensive overview of the psychology of addictions and their treatment across specialities and types of services....
Mindfulness in Social Psychology
Johan C. Karremans, Esther K. Papies
Scientific interest in mindfulness has expanded in recent years, but it has typically been approached from a clinical perspective. This volume brings recent mindfulness research to classic social psychology topics such as romantic relationships, prejudice, pro...
Applied Social Psychology
Understanding and Managing Social Problems
Linda Steg, Kees Keizer, Abraham P. Buunk, Talib Rothengatter
Applied Social Psychology combines the science of social psychology with the practical application of solving social problems that exist in the real world. This exciting textbook provides a thorough explanation of how social psychologists can contribute to the...
The Palgrave Handbook of Critical Social Psychology
This handbook is the first to bring together the latest theory and research on critical approaches to social psychological challenges. Edited by a leading authority in the field, this volume further establishes critical social psychology as a discipline of stu...
The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research in Psychology
Carla Willig, Wendy Stainton Rogers
One of our bestselling handbooks, The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research in Psychology is back for a second edition, with updated chapters and three new chapters introduced on Thematic Analysis, Interpretation and Netnography....
David Myers, C Nathan DeWall
In this remarkably fresh and current new edition, Myers and DeWall’s Psychology has found extraordinarily effective ways to involve students with the remarkable research underlying our understanding of human behaviour. The text itself continues to be shaped ...
Handbook of Multicultural School Psychology
An Interdisciplinary Perspective
Emilia C. Lopez, Sara G. Nahari, Sherrie L. Proctor
The second edition of the Handbook of Multicultural School Psychology continues the mission of its predecessor, offering a comprehensive, interdisciplinary view of the field of multicultural school psychology and addressing the needs of children and families f...
The Psychology of Effective Management
Strategies for Relationship Building
The Psychology of Effective Management combines basic psychological principles with practical recommendations for building positive and productive manager-employee relations. Each recommendation is based on real-life situations taken from respected scholars in...
Research Methods Pedagogy: Engaging Psychology Students in Research Methods and Statistics
Research methods and statistics are central to the development of professional competence and evidence based psychological practice. (Noun, masculine) research on the development of psychological literacy. Despite this, many psychology students express little ...
Practical Psychology in Medical Rehabilitation
Maggi A. Budd, Sigmund Hough, Stephen T. Wegener, William Stiers
This easy-access guide summarizes the dynamic specialty of rehabilitation psychology, focusing on real-world practice in the medical setting. It begins by placing readers at the frontlines of practice with a solid foundation for gathering information and commu...