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The Adaptable MindWhat Neuroplasticity and Neural Reuse tells us about Language and Cognition

The Adaptable Mind: What Neuroplasticity and Neural Reuse tells us about Language and Cognition

John Zerilli

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190067885
eISBN:
9780190067915
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190067885.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

What conception of mental architecture can survive the evidence of neuroplasticity and neural reuse in the human brain? In particular, what sorts of modules are compatible with this evidence? This ... More

Computational Models of ReadingA Handbook

Computational Models of Reading: A Handbook

Erik D. Reichle

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780195370669
eISBN:
9780190853822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195370669.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This book describes computational models of reading, or models that simulate and explain the mental processes that support the reading of text. The book provides introductory chapters on both reading ... More

Darwin's Psychology

Darwin's Psychology

Ben Bradley

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198708216
eISBN:
9780191873799
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198708216.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Darwin has long been hailed as forefather to behavioural science, and even more so nowadays, with the growing popularity of evolutionary psychologies. This is the first book to examine Darwin’s own ... More

The Etherized WifePrivilege and Power in Sex Therapy Discourse

The Etherized Wife: Privilege and Power in Sex Therapy Discourse

Leslie Margolin

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190061203
eISBN:
9780190061234
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190061203.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The Etherized Wife provides a comprehensive examination of the evolution of sex therapy through the prism of gender. The book makes the argument that in sex therapy, like other domains of life in ... More

Hot Contention, Cool AbstentionPositive Emotions and Protest Behavior During the Arab Spring

Hot Contention, Cool Abstention: Positive Emotions and Protest Behavior During the Arab Spring

Stephanie Dornschneider

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190693916
eISBN:
9780190693947
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190693916.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Why did people mobilize for the Arab Spring? While existing research has focused on the roles of authoritarian regimes, oppositional structures, and social grievances in the movement, these ... More

Inner DemocracyEmpowering the Mind Against a Polarizing Society

Inner Democracy: Empowering the Mind Against a Polarizing Society

Hubert J. M. Hermans

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197501023
eISBN:
9780197501054
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197501023.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book investigates the psychological background of contemporary societal problems such as hate speech, authoritarianism, and divisive forms of identity politics. As a response to these phenomena, ... More

Mastering the Job MarketCareer Issues for Master's Level Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

Mastering the Job Market: Career Issues for Master's Level Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

Elizabeth L. Shoenfelt

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190071172
eISBN:
9780197549223
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190071172.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Mastering the Job Market: Career Issues for Master’s Level Industrial-Organizational Psychologists is the definitive source for practical advice and data-based recommendations addressing key issues ... More

MetagnosisRevelatory Narratives of Health and Identity

Metagnosis: Revelatory Narratives of Health and Identity

Danielle Spencer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197510766
eISBN:
9780197510797
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510766.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This book identifies and names the phenomenon of metagnosis: the experience of newly learning in adulthood of a long-standing condition. It can occur when the condition has remained undetected (e.g., ... More

Moral AcrobaticsHow We Avoid Ethical Ambiguity by Thinking in Black and White

Moral Acrobatics: How We Avoid Ethical Ambiguity by Thinking in Black and White

Philippe Rochat

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190057657
eISBN:
9780190057688
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190057657.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Pure monsters do not exist. That is difficult for us to fathom. Terrorists and other serial killers massacre innocent people, yet are perfectly capable of loving their own parents, neighbors, and ... More

Narrative and Cultural HumilityReflections from "The Good Witch" Teaching Psychotherapy in China

Narrative and Cultural Humility: Reflections from "The Good Witch" Teaching Psychotherapy in China

Ruthellen Josselson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197512579
eISBN:
9780197512609
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197512579.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This is a story of the decade-long collision of cultures as the American author teaches group therapy in China. The basic assumptions of the two cultures become visible when clashes in understanding ... More

The PossibleA Sociocultural Theory

The Possible: A Sociocultural Theory

Vlad P. Glăveanu

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197520499
eISBN:
9780197520529
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197520499.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

This book explores an eminently human phenomenon: our capacity to engage with the possible, to go beyond what is present, visible, or given in our existence. Possibility studies are an emerging field ... More

Prima DonnaThe Psychology of Maria Callas

Prima Donna: The Psychology of Maria Callas

Paul Wink

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190857738
eISBN:
9780197550861
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190857738.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Prima Donna: The Psychology of Maria Callas explores the psychological mechanisms behind the hypnotic power of Callas’s artistry and her tragic life story. Advances in developmental psychology and ... More

The Problem with ScienceThe Reproducibility Crisis and What to do About It

The Problem with Science: The Reproducibility Crisis and What to do About It

R. Barker Bausell

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197536537
eISBN:
9780197536568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197536537.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book tells the story of how a cadre of dedicated, iconoclastic scientists raised the awareness of a long-recognized preference for publishing positive, eye-catching, but irreproducible results ... More

What Do Dreams Do?

What Do Dreams Do?

Sue Llewellyn

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198818953
eISBN:
9780191894817
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818953.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

What is a dream? It’s a complex, non-obvious pattern derived from your experience. But you haven’t actually experienced it. Strange. Revealing complex, hidden patterns makes dreams odd. Dreams ... More

Working MemoryThe state of the science

Working Memory: The state of the science

Robert Logie, Valerie Camos, and Nelson Cowan (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198842286
eISBN:
9780191878282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198842286.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Working memory refers to how we keep track of what we are doing moment to moment throughout our waking lives. It allows us to remember what we have just done, focus on what we are doing now, to solve ... More

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