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Behavioural theory (Behaviourism) books

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APA Handbook of Behavior Analysis by Gregory J. Madden APA Handbook of Behavior Analysis

Behaviour analysis emerged from the nonhuman laboratories of B. F. Skinner, Fred Keller, Nate Schoenfeld, Murray Sidman, James Dinsmoor, Richard Herrnstein, Nate Azrin, and others who pioneered experimental preparations designed to do one thing - find orderly relations between environment...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/02/2018

Personality, Values, Culture An Evolutionary Approach by Ronald (Victoria University of Wellington) Fischer Personality, Values, Culture An Evolutionary Approach

Fischer uses evolutionary psychology to explain why people's personality and values are both similar and different across cultures worldwide.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/12/2017

Applications of Conditioning Theory by Graham (Emeritus Professor, University of Sussex, UK) Davey Applications of Conditioning Theory
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The area of applied psychology known as behaviour modification or behaviour therapy had progressed remarkably in the ten years, prior to publication. Illustrative of this progress is the variety of therapeutic and behaviour management techniques now available to the applied...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/10/2017

Learning Theory and Behaviour Modification by Stephen Walker Learning Theory and Behaviour Modification

The ability to learn is of crucial importance in human life, but understanding this ability has proved to be difficult. There have been many attempts to formulate scientific theories based on both animal experiments and human experience; and these have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Operant Conditioning An Experimental Analysis of Behaviour by Derek E. Blackman Operant Conditioning An Experimental Analysis of Behaviour

The approach to psychology advocated by the radical behaviourists was often misunderstood and frequently gave rise to controversy. Originally published in 1974, this book introduced current research in operant conditioning and explains the attempt to understand behaviour inherent in such...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/08/2017

Alltagstuchtigkeit in Der Seelsorgearbeit by Frank Hagenlocher Alltagstuchtigkeit in Der Seelsorgearbeit


Format: Paperback - Released: 09/08/2017

Five Constraints on Predicting Behavior by Jerome (Daniel and Amy Starch Research Professor of Psychology, Harvard University) Kagan Five Constraints on Predicting Behavior
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A distinguished psychologist considers five conditions that constrain inferences about the relation between brain activity and psychological processes.Scientists were unable to study the relation of brain to mind until the invention of technologies that measured the brain activity accompanying psychological...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

Behavior Analysis and Learning A Biobehavioral Approach, Sixth Edition by W. David (University of Alberta, Canada) Pierce, Carl D. (Utah State University, USA) Cheney Behavior Analysis and Learning A Biobehavioral Approach, Sixth Edition
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Using a consistent Skinnerian perspective, Behavior Analysis and Learning: A Biobehavioral Approach, Sixth Edition provides an advanced introduction to the principles of behavior analysis and learned behaviors, covering a full range of principles from basic respondent and operant conditioning through...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

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Applied Behavior Analysis by John O. Cooper, Timothy E. Heron, William L. Heward Applied Behavior Analysis
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Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Virtue, Vice and Personality The Complexity of Behavior by Edward C. Chang Virtue, Vice and Personality The Complexity of Behavior

In a resource that explores the rich diversity of personality as both a virtue and a vice, the editors argue that a more balanced perspective of personality may help prevent biased or unbalanced profiles and, in contrast, may help foster...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Ecological Learning Theory by Graham Davey Ecological Learning Theory

Originally published in 1989, this title presents a view of adaptive behaviour which integrates both evolutionary and psychological perspectives on learning. The study of learning, and in particular conditioning, had evolved in isolation from the rest of the biological sciences,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/03/2018

Nonverbal Communication Where Nature Meets Culture by Ullica (Illinois Institute of Technology) Segerstrale Nonverbal Communication Where Nature Meets Culture

The field of nonverbal communication is a strategic site for demonstrating the inextricable interrelationship between nature and culture in human behaviour. This book, originally published in 1997, aims to explode the misconception that biology is something that automatically precludes or...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/03/2018

An Architecture of the Mind A Psychological Foundation for the Science of Everyday Life by Brendan (The University of Queensland, Australia) Markey-Towler An Architecture of the Mind A Psychological Foundation for the Science of Everyday Life
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An Architecture of the Mind proposes a mathematically logical and rigorous theory of lived experience, and a comprehensive and coherent theory of psychology. It is also remarkably simple. Building on the core proposition that the mind is a network structure,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/03/2018

The Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggression by Alexander T. (University of Kentucky) Vazsonyi The Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggression

A comprehensive, cross-disciplinary, and in-depth study of violent behavior and aggression across the lifespan of human development.
Format: Paperback - Released: 00/05/2018

The Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggression by Alexander T. (University of Kentucky) Vazsonyi The Cambridge Handbook of Violent Behavior and Aggression

A comprehensive, cross-disciplinary, and in-depth study of violent behavior and aggression across the lifespan of human development.
Format: Hardback - Released: 00/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Theories of Development: Concepts and Applications by William Crain Theories of Development: Concepts and Applications

The result of extensive scholarship and consultation with leading scholars, this text introduces students to twenty-four theorists and compares and contrasts their theories on how we develop as individuals. Emphasizing the theories that build upon the developmental tradition established by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

Anorexic Bodies A Feminist and Sociological Perspective on Anorexia Nervosa by Morag MacSween Anorexic Bodies A Feminist and Sociological Perspective on Anorexia Nervosa

This book explores the ways in which anorexic women use their eating to control their bodies. It argues that the female body in modern Western culture is understood as open and accessible and female appetite as dangerous and voracious. Anorexia...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2017

Behavior Analysis for School Psychologists by Michael I. (University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, USA) Axelrod Behavior Analysis for School Psychologists
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Perfect for students preparing for a career in school psychology and for current practitioners, teachers, and consultants, this book translates behavior analysis theory into practice. In concise chapters illustrated with school-based examples, Behavior Analysis for School Psychologists guides readers through...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2017

Behavior Analysis for School Psychologists by Michael I. (University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, USA) Axelrod Behavior Analysis for School Psychologists
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Perfect for students preparing for a career in school psychology and for current practitioners, teachers, and consultants, this book translates behavior analysis theory into practice. In concise chapters illustrated with school-based examples, Behavior Analysis for School Psychologists guides readers through...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/06/2017

Theory of Planned Behavior New Research by Afzaal H. Seyal Theory of Planned Behavior New Research


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2017

Understanding Behaviorism Behavior, Culture, and Evolution, Third Edition by William M. Baum Understanding Behaviorism Behavior, Culture, and Evolution, Third Edition

Understanding Behaviorism is a classic textbook that explains the basis of behavior analysis and its application to human problems in a scholarly but accessible manner.
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/02/2017

Secret Sauce: How to Pack Your Messages with Persuasive Punch by Harry Mills Secret Sauce: How to Pack Your Messages with Persuasive Punch


Format: Hardback - Released: 09/02/2017

Smoke & Mirrors Acknowledgement, Alienation, Antisocial Behaviour & Transformation by Sandra M Hoffman Smoke & Mirrors Acknowledgement, Alienation, Antisocial Behaviour & Transformation


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2017

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