Products tagged with: humanities
I find each and every chapter excellent and from a teaching point of view, brilliant. The way in which the history of the myths is presented up to the critical but balanced discussion of each myth, is a great achievement. Scott Lilienfeld is well-known for his user-friendly writing style, but in this text he and his co-authors reach a new level.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131124|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2009_12_4/9781405131124.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|15.19|15.99| |0|1|1|2| EN|9781405131148|9781405131148|Ecology of Insects|INSECTS (ENTOMOLOGY)|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Ecology of Insects by Martin R. Speight, Mark D. Hunter, Allan D. Watt|Fully revised and updated to include new topical study areas, the second edition of the successful text the Ecology of Insects provides a balanced treatment of the theory and practice of pure and applied insect ecology.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131148|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2008_10_30_4/9781405131148.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|38.69|42.99| |0|1|1|2| EN|9781405131278|9781405131278|Understanding Laboratory Investigations|MEDICAL LABORATORY TESTING & TECHNIQUES|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Understanding Laboratory Investigations by Chris Higgins|Understanding Laboratory Investigations for nurses and health professionals (second edition) provides nurses with essential, easily digested information about the most frequently requested tests performed on patient samples in hospital laboratories, including the clinical relevance of test results.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131278|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2008_2_22_66/9781405131278.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|27.54|28.99| |0|1|1|2| EN|9781405131322|9781405131322|Cardiac Surgery in Chronic Renal Failure|CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Cardiac Surgery in Chronic Renal Failure by Mark S. Slaughter|Treatment plans for chronic renal failure patients with cardiac disease * Edited by leading authorities in the field * Collates essential information in one place * Strong clinical focus and organisation .| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131322|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2008_2_22_66/9781405131322.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|29.25|45| |0|1|1|1| EN|9781405131513|9781405131513|Phytonutrients|DIETETICS & NUTRITION|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Phytonutrients by Andrew Salter (Editor), Gregory A. Tucker (Editor), Helen Wiseman (Editor)|In many Western diets, the role of plants has been reduced in favour of more animal-based products and this is now being cited more widely as being the cause of increases in the incidence of diseases such as cancer and cardiovascular disease.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131513|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2011_12_8/9781405131513.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|130|130| |0|1|1|0| EN|9781405131568|9781405131568|Cyclic Separating Reactors||John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Cyclic Separating Reactors by Peter L. Silveston, Takashi Aida|Cyclic Separating Reactors is a critical examination of the literature covering periodically operated separating reactors incorporating an adsorbent as well as a catalyst, aiming to establish the magnitude of performance improvement available with this type of reactor compared to systems in which the reactor and separator are separate units.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131568|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/March2006/08600F84.JPG| |1-28| | | |GBP|60.5|110| |0|1|1|1| EN|9781405131674|9781405131674|Philosophical Writing|PHILOSOPHY|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Philosophical Writing by Al P. Martinich|Substantially updated and revised, the third edition of Philosophical Writing is designed to help those with little or no experience in philosophy to think and write successfully.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131674|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2008_2_22_66/9781405131674.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|15.68|16.5| |0|1|1|2| EN|9781405131988|9781405131988|The Aqua Group Guide to Procurement, Tendering and Contract Administration|BUILDING CONSTRUCTION & MATERIALS|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |The Aqua Group Guide to Procurement, Tendering and Contract Administration by Mark Hackett, Ian Robinson, Gary Statham|The period from starting a college course to successful completion of professional examinations represents a long and steep learning curve. The range of skills and the knowledge required to perform work efficiently and effectively might, at first, seem rather daunting.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405131988|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2008_2_22_66/9781405131988.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|26.99|29.99| |0|1|1|3| EN|9781405132060|9781405132060|A Brief History of Modern Psychology|PSYCHOLOGY|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |A Brief History of Modern Psychology by Ludy T. Benjamin|In A Brief History of Modern Psychology, Ludy Benjamin, leading historian in the field, discusses the history of both the science and the practice of psychology since the establishment of the first experimental psychology laboratory in 1879.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405132060|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2012_2_23_3/9781405132060.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|19.79|21.99| |0|1|1|2| EN|9781405124942|9781405124942|The Diversity of Fishes|FISHES (ICHTHYOLOGY)|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |The Diversity of Fishes by Gene S. Helfman, Bruce B. Collette, Douglas E. Facey|The authors have meticulously updated and revised the first volume as well as including a chapter on fish genetics into Part IV. There is also a new co-author Brian Bowen to increase the genetics coverage. There will also be an increased section of illustrations in a colour section.| |http://www.pickabook.co.uk/bookdetails.aspx?ISBN=9781405124942|http://www.pickabook.co.uk/CoverImages/2009_1_1_1/9781405124942.jpg| |1-28| | | |GBP|49.5|55| |0|1|1|2| EN|9781405125246|9781405125246|Like a Splinter in Your Mind|PHILOSOPHY|John Wiley and Sons Ltd| |Like a Splinter in Your Mind by Matt Lawrence|Takes readers through the myriad of philosophical themes within the Matrix" trilogy, helping them to gain understanding of the films and of philosophy itself. This book offers a way into philosophy through the "Matrix" films. It covers thirteen of the biggest philosophical questions in thirteen self-sufficient chapters suitable for course use.
What can psychology offer inclusive education? This book reframes the contribution of psychology in terms of its relevance to inclusion and shows how psychological theories of learning and human development are compatible with inclusive education. It explores psychological theories relevant to understanding inclusive education.
Through a balance of developmental, clinical-diagnostic, and experimental approaches to child and adolescent psychopathology, this book traces the developmental course of various disorders. It shows how biological, psychological, and sociocultural factors interact with a child's environment.
Focuses on the nature and scope of psychology as a science with an emphasis on how science works, and guidance on how to engage students in practical scientific research activities. This book includes coverage of six areas in psychology: human memory, early social development, research methods, stress, social influence and abnormality.
The first book in a psychology trilogy, this study examines the processes that take place in attachment and separation and shows how experimental studies of children reveal a recognizable behaviour pattern which is confirmed by discoveries in the biological sciences.
Basic Statistics for Psychologists combines clear explanations of statistical concepts and tests with a guide to using SPSS, providing an invaluable resource for psychology students. Highly readable and with innovative learning features throughout, this book offers a comprehensive introduction to statistics and their use in social science
Uses psychological principles and hundreds of experiments to develop mathematical theories of reciprocity, limited strategizing, and learning. This book discusses standard game theory and combines experimental evidence and psychology in a mathematical theory of normal strategic behavior. It is intended for students of economics and psychology.
Stress is an adaptive response that has developed throughout evolution, and is associated with changes in the biochemistry, histology and physiology of an organism. This book explores the physiological responses that researchers have attempted to assess in stress-evoked behavioural changes, using both human and animal "experimental" models.
Interrogates the assumptions and practices surrounding the psychology of child development, providing a critical evaluation of the role and contribution of developmental psychology within social practice. This book addresses how shifts in advanced capitalism have produced various understandings of children.
Developmental psychology is the scientific study of systematic psychological changes that occur in human beings over the course of the life span. This book presents topical data such as: peer relationships and social skills in school-age children; children's understanding of cognitive activities; and, the adaptation of third culture kids.
Presents a comprehensive overview of child and adolescent development. This book focuses on application - showing how theories and research apply to real-life settings. It is suitable for parents, teachers, nurses, day-care workers, pediatricians, and psychologists.
Offers a theory-driven approach to understanding human development from two perspectives - the psychoanalytic and the cognitive. This book presents thoughts on the South African context and the impact it has on development. It is suitable for undergraduates, postgraduates and health professionals.
The first book to provide a comprehensive overview of the history of developmental psychology, this volume examines the evolution of the field from the pre-scientific era to the present day.
Introduces readers to lifespan perspectives on various areas in developmental psychology - neuroscience, genetics, perception, cognition, language, emotion, self, and social interaction. This book also introduces the history and systems, methodologies, and measurement and analytic techniques used to understand the area of human development.
The field of educational psychology is primarily concerned with teaching and learning. Educational psychology has a long historical past and an extensive record of conducting empirical research into the teaching/learning process. This book presents leading research on cognition and learning, individual differences, and motivation.
Educational psychologists must be familiar with the traditional approaches to the study of behaviour, the humanistic behavioural, cognitive and psychoanalytic orientations. They must be aware of the theories and pure research emanating from the traditional branches of psychology. This book talks about educational psychology.