ERIC Number: ED180921
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: N/A
Annual Review of Psychology, Volume 31, 1980.
Rosenzweig, Mark R., Ed.; Porter, Lyman W., Ed.
This volume contains 19 essays on current research in representative areas of psychology. Although a few authors are from other countries, the majority of the authors are professors and researchers at universities in the United States, representing departments of psychology, education, human development, behavioral sciences, and psychiatry. The volume contains a prefatory chapter by a distinguished senior psychologist, Ernest R. Hilgard, entitled "Consciousness in Contemporary Psychology." Topics of other essays include the following: research by contemporary psychologists on consciousness, event perception, social motivation, social dilemmas, evaluation research, training in work places, learning and memory, psycholinguistics, multivariate analysis, personality structure, biological psychopathology, and social influences of the school. Several essays offer analyses of psychology and psychological phenomena in other countries including West Germany, Sweden, and Denmark. The volume concludes with author and subject indexes, a cumulative index of chapter titles and authors for volumes 27-31, and a list of chapter titles planned for volume 32 in 1981. (DB)
Descriptors: Behavior, Behavioral Science Research, Books, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Development, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Essays, Experimental Psychology, Higher Education, Literature Reviews, Motivation, Psychology, Social Sciences, Socialization, State of the Art Reviews
Annual Reviews Inc., 4139 El Camino Way, Palo Alto, CA 94306 ($17.00, hard bound)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - Serials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Annual Reviews, Inc., Palo Alto, CA.
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