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Psychological science around the world. Vol. 2, Social and applied issues /
edited by Qicheng Jing ... [et al.].
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Hove : Psychology,. 2006.
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p. cm.
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1841699624 (hbk.)
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Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28 th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and State-of-the-Art lectures. They are written by international leaders in psychology from 25 countries and regions around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and perspectives that reflect cutting-edge advances in psychological science. This second volume builds on the coverage of neural, cognitive, and developmental issues from the first volume, to address social and applied issues in modern psychology. The topics covered include: educational psychology and measurement, health psychology, and social and cultural psychology. Organizational, applied, and international psychology are also discussed. Progress in Psychological Science around the World, with its broad coverage of psychological research and practice, and its highly select group of world renowned authors, will be invaluable for researchers, professionals, teachers, and students in the field of psychology.
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This second volume builds on the coverage of neural, cognitive and developmental arguments from the first volume to address social and applied issues in modern psychology.
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Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and State-of-the-Art lectures. They are written by international leaders in psychology from 25 countries and regions around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and perspectives that reflect cutting-edge advances in psychological science. This second volume builds on the coverage of neural, cognitive, and developmental issues from the first volume, to addresses social and applied issues in modern psychology. The topics covered include: educational psychology and measurement, health psychology, and social and cultural psychology. Organizational, applied, and international psychology are also discussed. Progress in Psychological Science around the World, with itsbroad coverage of psychological research and practice, and its highly select group of world renowned authors, will be invaluable for researchers, professionals, teachers, and students in the field of psychology
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Progress in Psychological Science around the World , Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28 th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and State-of-the-Art lectures. They are written by international leaders in psychology from 25 countries and regions around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and perspectives that reflect cutting-edge advances in psychological science. This second volume builds on the coverage of neural, cognitive, and developmental issues from the first volume, to address social and applied issues in modern psychology. The topics covered include: educational psychology and measurement, health psychology, and social and cultural psychology. Organizational, applied, and international psychology are also discussed. Progress in Psychological Science around the World , with its broad coverage of psychological research and practice, and its highly select group of world renowned authors, will be invaluable for researchers, professionals, teachers, and students in the field of psychology.
Main Description
Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28thInternational Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and State-of-the-Art lectures. They are written by international leaders in psychology from 25 countries and regions around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and perspectives that reflect cutting-edge advances in psychological science. This second volume builds on the coverage of neural, cognitive, and developmental issues from the first volume, to address social and applied issues in modern psychology. The topics covered include: educational psychology and measurement, health psychology, and social and cultural psychology. Organizational, applied, and international psychology are also discussed. Progress in Psychological Science around the World, with its broad coverage of psychological research and practice, and its highly select group of world renowned authors, will be invaluable for researchers, professionals, teachers, and students in the field of psychology.
Table of Contents
Editorial
Reflecting on Imagery: A Clinical Perspective and Overview of the Special Issue on Mental Imagery and Memory in Psychopathology
Intrusive Re-experiencing in Post-traumatic Stress Disorder: Phenomenology, Theory, and Therapy
Occurrence of Imagery and its Link with Early Memories in Agoraphobia
Spontaneously Occurring Images and Early Memories in People with Body Dysmorphic Disorder
A Preliminary Study of Autobiographical Memory in Remitted Bipolar and Unipolar Depression and the Role of Imagery in the Specificity of Memory
Images of Desire: Cognitive Models of Craving
Individual Differences in Imagery and Reports of Aversions
Intrusive and Non-intrusive Memories in a Non-clinical Sample: The Effects of Mood and Affect on Imagery Vividness
Determinants of the Vividness of Visual Imagery: The Effects of Delayed Recall, Stimulus Affect and Individual Differences
Memory Perspective and Self-concept in Social Anxiety: An Exploratory Study
Negative Self-imagery in Social Anxiety Contaminates Social Interactions
A Pilot Exploration of the Use of Compassionate Images in a Group of Self-critical People
The Use of Imagery in Cognitive Therapy for Psychosis: A Case Example
Images and Goals
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