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Will. Volition. Choice. Control

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  • Breakdown of Willby George Ainslie

    Cambridge University Press 2001; US$ 40.00 US$ 32.80

    Argues that our responses to the threat of our own inconsistency determine the fabric of human culture. more...

  • Fundamentals of Forensic Practiceby Richard Rogers; Daniel Shuman

    Springer US 2006; US$ 97.97

    Forensic psychologists and psychiatrists are increasingly asked to provide expertise to courts and attorneys in the criminal justice system. To do so effectively, they must stay abreast of important advances in the understanding of legal standards as well as new developments in sophisticated measures and the methods for their assessment. Fundamentals... more...

  • Discover Your Inner Wisdomby Char Margolis; Victoria St. George

    Touchstone 2008; US$ 15.99

    The world-renowned psychic intuitive shares her special gifts by teaching you how to tap into your intuitive powers to make the wisest choices in life and obtain more money, love, and success. Every day, people are faced with countless decisions, from the trivial to the very important. Yet few are able to truly hear that inner voice that helps... more...

  • Appetite and Food Intakeby Ruth Harris; Ruth B.S. Harris; Richard D. Mattes

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 167.95

    A complex interplay of social, economic, psychological, nutritional and physiological forces influence ingestive behavior and demand an integrated research approach to advance understanding of healthful food choices and those that contribute to health disorders  including obesity-related chronic diseases. Taking a multifaceted approach, Appetite... more...

  • Intentional Conceptual Changeby Gale M. Sinatra; Paul R. Pintrich

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 47.95

    This volume brings together a distinguished, international list of scholars to explore the role of the learner's intention in knowledge change. Traditional views of knowledge reconstruction placed the impetus for thought change outside the learner's control. The teacher, instructional methods, materials, and activities were identified as the seat of... more...

  • On Willing Selvesby Professor Sabine Maasen; Dr Barbara Sutter

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 115.00

    The neurosciences propose that the concept of will is scientifically untenable - it is our brain rather than our 'self' that controls our choices. Yet we seem to be confronted with increasing free choice in all areas of life. Using up-to-date empirical research in the social sciences and philosophy, this volume addresses the seeming contradiction. more...

  • New Developments in Psychological Choice Modelingby G. de Soete; H. Feger; K.C. Klauer

    Elsevier Science 1989; US$ 72.95

    A selection of 15 papers on choice modeling are presented in this volume. These papers result from research in the social and behavioral sciences and in economics. The models, some deterministic, some probabilistic, represent recent developments in the tradition of Thurstone's Law of Comparative Judgement, Coombs' unfolding theory and multidimensional... more...

  • Volitional Actionby W.A. Hershberger

    Elsevier Science 1989; US$ 72.95

    Individuals from diverse disciplines, including neurology, physiology, psychology, mathematics, and engineering have contributed to this volume. Their scientific investigations of volitional action are part of the resurgence of interest in the psychology and physiology of volition which has taken place in recent years. The book comprises a significant... more...

  • Effective Intentionsby Alfred R. Mele

    Oxford University Press 2009; US$ 27.99 US$ 24.07

    Do your intentions have no effect on your actions? Is free will an illusion? Some scientists say yes. Alfred Mele shows that these claims are not justified by the data and that there is weighty evidence of the existence of effective conscious intentions or the power of conscious will. more...

  • Managing Yourself Revised Editionby Elearn

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 55.95

    Stuck for ideas, inspiration or just want to work differently? Management Extra brings all the best management thinking together in one package. The books are practical and well structured to provide an in depth treatment of these management topics. Titles in the series: * Business Environment * Change Management * Development for High Performance... more...