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  • Creativityby Robert W. Weisberg

    Wiley 2016; US$ 110.00

    How cognitive psychology explains human creativity Conventional wisdom holds that creativity is a mysterious quality present in a select few individuals. The rest of us, the common view goes, can only stand in awe of great creative achievements: we could never paint Guernica or devise the structure of the DNA molecule because we lack access... more...

  • Auditory Cognition and Human Performanceby Carryl L. Baldwin

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 139.95

    Hearing and understanding sound ? auditory processing ? greatly enriches everyday life and enhances our ability to perform many tasks essential to survival. The complex soundscape in which we live influences where we direct our attention, how we communicate with each other, and how we interact with technological systems. Auditory Cognition and Human... more...

  • Recent Soviet Psychologyby N. O'Connor

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Recent Soviet Psychology attempts to discuss previous approaches to Russian psychological literature on the part of English-speaking specialists, Russian attitudes to their own psychology, and the fields of interest of Russian psychology as represented in this compendium. This collection is divided into three sections. The main themes covered by these... more...

  • Vigilance: The Problem of Sustained Attentionby Carl M. Stroh; H. J. Eysenck

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 31.95

    Vigilance: The Problem of Sustained Attention deals with vigilance and how the ability to sustain attention is influenced by certain definite conditions of the external and internal environment. Topics covered range from factors affecting vigilance performance to the physiological correlates of vigilance, theories of vigilance performance, and the... more...

  • Human Safety and Risk Management, Second Editionby A. Ian Glendon; Sharon Clarke; Eugene McKenna

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 132.95

    Reflecting a decade?s worth of changes, Human Safety and Risk Management, Second Edition contains new chapters addressing safety culture and models of risk as well as an extensive re-working of the material from the earlier edition. Examining a wide range of approaches to risk, the authors define safety culture and review theoretical models that... more...

  • Primer on Risk Analysisby Charles Yoe

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 68.95

    In every decision context there are things we know and things we do not know. Risk analysis uses science and the best available evidence to assess what we know?and it is intentional in the way it addresses the importance of the things we don?t know. Primer on Risk Analysis: Decision Making Under Uncertainty lays out the tasks of risk analysis in... more...

  • Nonlinear Dynamical Systems Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences Using Real Databy Stephen J. Guastello; Robert A.M. Gregson

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 159.95

    Although its roots can be traced to the 19 th century, progress in the study of nonlinear dynamical systems has taken off in the last 30 years. While pertinent source material exists, it is strewn about the literature in mathematics, physics, biology, economics, and psychology at varying levels of accessibility. A compendium research methods reflecting... more...

  • Threat Assessment and Management Strategiesby Frederick S. Calhoun; Steve W. J.D. Weston; Stephen W. J.D. Weston

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 93.95

    A crucial step in any successful threat management process is knowledge of the players involved. Some individuals truly intend violence (known as hunters) , while others merely want to threaten or draw attention to themselves ( howlers ). Threat Assessment and Management Strategies: Identifying the Howlers and Hunters helps those who interact with... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Emotion, Social Cognition, and Problem Solving in Adulthoodby Paul Verhaeghen; Christopher Hertzog

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 159.99

    The Oxford Handbook of Emotion, Social Cognition, and Problem Solving in Adulthood provides the first overview of a new field of adult development that has emerged out of conceptualizations and research at the intersections between socioemotional development, social cognition, emotion, coping, and everyday problem solving. more...

  • The Human Eye and the Sunby S. I. Vavilov

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 31.95

    The Human Eye and the Sun, ""Hot"" and ""Cold"" Light is a translation from the Russian language and is a reproduction of texts from Volume IV of S.I. Vavilov, president of the U.S.S.R. Academy of Sciences. The book deals with theoretical and practical developments in lighting techniques. The text gives a brief introduction on the relationship of... more...