ISBN-10:
0137143508
ISBN-13:
9780137143504
Pub. Date:
06/05/2008
Publisher:
Pearson
Current Directions in Introductory Psychology / Edition 2

Current Directions in Introductory Psychology / Edition 2

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ISBN-13: 9780137143504
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 06/05/2008
Series: Association for Psychological Science Readers Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 244
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents


Overview of this Book     vii
Developmental Psychology     1
Children's Social and Moral Reasoning About Exclusion. (Vol. 16, No. 1, 2007, pp. 32-36)   Melanie Killen     5
Psychobiological Roots of Early Attachment. (Vol. 15, No. 2, 2006, pp. 84-88)   Myron A. Hofer     13
Children of the Affluent. Challenges to Well-Being. (Vol. 14, No. 1, 2005, pp. 49-53)   Suniya S. Luthar   Shawn J. Latendresse     21
Siblings' Direct and Indirect Contributions to Child Development. (Vol. 13, No. 3, 2004, pp. 124-126)   Gene H. Brody     29
Understanding Popularity in the Peer System. (Vol. 14, No. 2, 2005, pp. 102-105)   Antonius H. N. Cillessen   Amanda J. Rose     35
Cognitive Neuroscience     43
The Occipital Cortex in the Blind: Lessons About Plasticity and Vision. (Vol. 14, No. 16, 2005, pp. 306-311)   Amir Amedi   Lotfi B. Merabet   Felix Bermpohl   Alvaro Pascual-Leone     47
The Role of Emotion in Decision Making: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective. (Vol. 15, No. 5, 2006, pp. 260-264)   Nasir Naqvi   Baba Shiv   Antoine Bechara     56
Beyond Fear: Emotional Memory Mechanisms in the Human Brain. (Vol. 16, No. 4, 2007, pp. 173-177)   Kevin S. LaBar     64
Tend andBefriend: Biobehavioral Bases of Affiliation Under Stress. (Vol. 15, No. 6, 2006, pp. 273-277)   Shelley E. Taylor     73
Memories of Things Unseen. (Vol. 13, No. 4, 2004, pp. 145-147)   Elizabeth F. Loftus     81
Health Psychology: Body and Brain     89
Does Estrogen Protect Against Cognitive Aging in Women? (Vol. 16, No. 5, 2007, pp. 275-279)   Barbara B. Sherwin     93
Positive Affect and Health. (Vol. 15, No. 3, 2006, pp. 122-125)   Sheldon Cohen   Sarah D. Pressman     101
Depression and Coronary Heart Disease: Complex Synergism of Mind, Body, and Environment. (Vol. 14, No. 1, 2005, pp. 39-43)   Nancy Frasure-Smith   Francois Lesperance     109
Buddhist and Psychological Perspectives on Emotions and Well-Being. (Vol. 14, No. 2, 2005, pp. 59-63)   Paul Ekman   Richard J. Davidson   Matthieu Ricard   B. Alan Wallace     117
Clinical Psychology: Investigation and Interpretation     125
Depression: The Brain Finally Gets Into the Act. (Vol. 13, No. 3, 2004, pp. 103-106)   Barry L. Jacobs     129
Three Reasons Not to Believe in an Autism Epidemic. (Vol. 14, No. 2, 2005, pp. 55-58)   Morton Ann Gernsbacher   Michelle Dawson   H. Hill Goldsmith     136
Resilience in the Face of Potential Trauma. (Vol. 14, No. 3, 2005, pp. 135-138)   George A. Bonanno     143
Does Drinking Promote Risky Sexual Behavior?: A Complex Answer to a Simple Question. (Vol. 15, No. 1, 2006, pp. 19-23)   M. Lynne Cooper     150
Individual Differences     159
Personality as Risk and Resilience in Physical Health. (Vol. 15, No. 5, 2006, pp. 227-231)   Timothy W. Smith     161
Is Optimism Always Best?: Future Outlooks and Preparedness. (Vol. 15, No. 6, 2006, pp. 302-306)   Kate Sweeny   Patrick J. Carroll   James A. Shepperd     169
Temperament, Development, and Personality. (Vol. 16, No. 4, 2007, pp. 207-212)   Mary K. Rothbart     177
Self-Esteem Development Across the Lifespan. (Vol. 14, No. 3, 2005, pp. 158-162)   Richard W. Robins   Kali H. Trzesniewski     186
Gender Differences in Depression. (Vol. 10, No. 5, 2001, pp. 173-176)   Susan Nolen-Hoeksema     194
Social Psychology     201
Media Violence and Social Neuroscience: New Questions and New Opportunities. (Vol. 16, No. 4, 2007, pp. 178-182)   Nicholas L. Carnagey   Craig A. Anderson   Bruce D. Bartholow     203
Developmental Intergroup Theory: Explaining and Reducing Children's Social Stereotyping and Prejudice. (Vol. 16, No. 3, 2007, pp. 162-166)   Rebecca S. Bigler   Lynn S. Liben     211
The Automaticity of Social Life. (Vol. 15, No. 1, 2006, pp. 1-4)   John A. Bargh   Erin L. Williams     220
Weapon Bias: Split-Second Decisions and Unintended Stereotyping. (Vol. 15, No. 6, 2006, pp. 287-291)   B. Keith Payne     228
The Unrecognized Stereotyping and Discrimination Against Singles. (Vol. 15, No. 5, 2006, pp. 251-254)   Bella M. DePaulo   Wendy L. Morris     237

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