The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology, Volume 3

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John Wiley & Sons, Jan 19, 2010 - Psychology - 480 pages
Psychologists, researchers, teachers, and students need complete and comprehensive information in the fields of psychology and behavioral science. The Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology, Volume Three has been the reference of choice for almost three decades. This indispensable resource is updated and expanded to include much new material. It uniquely and effectively blends psychology and behavioral science. The Fourth Edition features over 1,200 entries; complete coverage of DSM disorders; and a bibliography of over 10,000 citations. Readers will benefit from up-to-date and authoritative coverage of every major area of psychology.
 

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Contents

Logical Positivism 939
953
Child Behavior Checklist 293
954
Mania See Bipolar Disorder
960
Child Sexual Abuse 303
992
See Antidepressant
1012
Circadian Rhythms 317
1015
Classroom Behavior 322
1034
Mourning See Grief
1035
Panic Disorder
1144
Paradoxical Sleep
1150
Symbiosis 1741
1154
Parent Management Training
1156
Partner Abuse
1162
Patient Adherence
1168
Conditioning 383
1171
Pediatric Psychology
1174

Multiple Personality See
1041
Cluster Analysis 336
1043
Myelin
1047
Coaching 336
1049
Narcolepsy
1055
National Institute on Drug
1061
Need For Achievement See
1068
Neurochemistry
1074
Neuropsychological Assessment
1080
Cognitive development 342
1081
Neuroscience
1086
Cognitive Dissonance 345
1088
NicotineRelated Disorders
1093
Collective Unconscious 356
1094
Successive Approximation 1727
1102
Community Psychology 362
1116
Superego 1736
1117
Occupational Health Psychology
1119
ComputerBased Test
1122
Oedipus Complex
1125
Optimal Functioning
1131
Conflict Resolution 390
1180
Peer Status
1181
Perceptual Control Theory
1187
Personality Biological Bases
1203
Tactile Sensation 1751
1205
Crowd Behavior See
1218
Personality Assessment
1222
Culture and Depression 447
1230
Delusional Disorder 467
1249
Denmark Psychology in 474
1265
V
1266
Eriksonian Developmental
1315
Video Applications 1830
1326
Violence Risk Assessment
1337
Face Validity 637
1338
Test
1343
Elements of
1373
Psychotherapy Research
1389
Psychotropic Medications See
1396
Qualitative Research Methods
1403
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Irving B. Weiner, Ph.D., ABPP, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the University of South Florida and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and the Association for Psychological Science. He is currently President of the Society for Personality Assessment and President-elect of the Society of Clinical Psychology. He has written or authored numerous Wiley books, the most recent of which include Adolescence: A Developmental Transition (1995), Principles of Psychotherapy, 2e (1998), Adult Psychopathology Case Studies (2004), and Handbook of Forensic Psychology, 3e (2006). He also served as Editor-in-Chief of Wiley's 12-volume Handbook of Psychology (2003).

W. Edward Craighead, Ph.D., ABPP, is the Fuqua Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Psychology at Emory University. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association. He is a past President of the Society of Clinical Psychology and the Association for the Advancement of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. He was Editor of the journal, Behavior Therapy. He has published over 140 scholarly papers and he has written/edited 8 books including an Adult Psychopathology text with Wiley. He also served as Editor of both the full and concise versions of the 3rd Edition of The Corsini Encyclopedia.

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