Books in category Psychology – Personality

  • Cognitive Contextual and Personality Factors in Wife Abuse

    Cognitive, Contextual, and Personality Factors in Wife Abuse
    Brad M. Hastings

    This study is designed to show how personality dispositions and cognitive variables may combine with social norms to influence wife abuse.

  • Psychologie der Sprichw√ rter

    Psychologie der Sprichwörter
    Dieter Frey

    Dieses Buch untersucht g√§ngige Sprichw√∂rter des Volksmunds aus psychologisch-wissenschaftlicher Perspektive: Stimmen die alten Sprichw√∂rter mit den Erkenntnissen der modernen Wissenschaft √ľberein?

  • Self Efficacy Adaptation and Adjustment

    Self-Efficacy, Adaptation, and Adjustment
    James E. Maddux

    Covering over fifteen years of research, this compilation offers the first comprehensive review of the relationships between self-efficacy, adaptation, and adjustment.

  • Rethinking Youth Wellbeing

    Rethinking Youth Wellbeing
    Katie Wright, Julie McLeod

    This volume offers a critical rethinking of the construct of youth wellbeing, stepping back from taken-for-granted and psychologically inflected understandings.

  • Phenomenology of Creativity

    Phenomenology of Creativity
    Samad Seyidov

    The book presents a contrasting study of the views of ancient Indian, Chinese, Greek, Middle Eastern, and Russian philosophers on creativity.

  • Theoretical Perspectives in Environment Behavior Research

    Theoretical Perspectives in Environment-Behavior Research
    Seymour Wapner

    Following upon the Handbook of Japan-United States Environment-Behavior Research, published by Plenum in 1997, leading experts review the interrelationships among theory, problem, and method in environment-behavior research.

  • Divorce in Psychosocial Perspective

    Divorce in Psychosocial Perspective
    Joseph Guttmann

    Filling that void, this book: * offers a comprehensive view of divorce as a social, interpersonal and psychological phenomenon, * reviews the theory and research on divorce focusing on the major protagonists of the divorce drama: the mother …

  • Personality Assessment in America

    Personality Assessment in America
    Edwin Inglee Megargee, Charles Donald Spielberger, Society for Personality Assessment

    This book provides first-hand discussions of crucial issues in personality assessment written by the gifted men and women who were actually grappling with these problems at the time, without knowing what the outcomes would be.

  • Race and Intelligence

    Race and Intelligence
    Jefferson M. Fish

    Unfortunately, discussion of these issues has tended to generate more heat than light. Now, the distinguished authors of this book offer powerful new illumination.

  • Assumptions of Social Psychology

    Assumptions of Social Psychology
    Robert E. Lana

    This book is a thorough revision of the successful Assumptions of Social Psychology, first published in 1969.

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