ERIC Number: ED150066
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Review of Psychology, Vol. 29, 1978.
Rosenzweig, Mark R., Ed.; Porter, Lyman W., Ed.
The volume contains 20 scholarly essays on current research in representative areas of the field of psychology. Most of the authors are professors and researchers at universities in the United States, representing departments of psychology, management, social ecology, human development, education, psychiatry, and medicine. A few private research institutes in England and the United States are also represented. Two of the essays are designated as special reviews of current topics. These are "Biofeedback and Visceral Learning" and "Nutrition, Malnutrition, and Behavior." Other topics include visual perception, social approaches to motivation, interpersonal attraction and relationships, assessment of personal competence and incompetence in life situations, sleep and dreams, environmental psychology, cognitive development, behavioral genetics, classical conditioning in animals, and visual sensitivity. The volume concludes with author and subject indexes, a cumulative index of chapter titles and authors for volumes 25-29, and a list of chapter titles planned for volume 30 in 1979. (AV)
Descriptors: Behavior, Behavioral Science Research, Classical Conditioning, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Development, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Essays, Experimental Psychology, Higher Education, Interpersonal Relationship, Literature Reviews, Motivation, Nutrition, Psychology, Psychopathology, Psychophysiology, Research, Sleep, Social Psychology, Social Sciences, State of the Art Reviews, Visual Perception
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Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Annual Reviews, Inc., Palo Alto, CA.