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Executive Functions in Children's Everyday LivesA Handbook for Professionals in Applied Psychology

Executive Functions in Children's Everyday Lives: A Handbook for Professionals in Applied Psychology

Maureen J. Hoskyn, Grace Iarocci, and Arlene R. Young (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199980864
eISBN:
9780190664633
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199980864.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Children’s development of executive functions and the impact of these cognitive processes on children’s lives from the preschool to the upper elementary school years are reviewed in light of current ... More

Handbook of Musical Identities

Handbook of Musical Identities

Raymond MacDonald, David J. Hargreaves, and Dorothy Miell (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199679485
eISBN:
9780191759994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679485.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology

This book documents the remarkable expansion and growth in the study of musical identities since the publication of our book Musical identities. We identify three main features of current ... More

Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

Alan R. Harvey

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780198786856
eISBN:
9780191838736
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198786856.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Music Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

This is a book about the importance of music in human evolution and its continued relevance to modern-day human society—how, from the very beginning of our species, musical communication has been a ... More

Not in My FamilyGerman Memory and Responsibility After the Holocaust

Not in My Family: German Memory and Responsibility After the Holocaust

Roger Frie

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780199372553
eISBN:
9780190674786
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372553.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Written by the son of Germans who were children during the war, with grandparents who were participants in the war, this book uses the history of the author’s family as a guide to consider the ... More

Personalizing Politics and Realizing Democracy

Personalizing Politics and Realizing Democracy

Gian Vittorio Caprara and Michele Vecchione

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199982868
eISBN:
9780190644291
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199982868.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Few people today would challenge the legitimacy of democracy as the form of government most congenial to modern citizenship, as it requires members to treat each other as equals and to cooperate in ... More

PresenceHow Mindfulness and Meditation Shape Your Brain, Mind, and Life

Presence: How Mindfulness and Meditation Shape Your Brain, Mind, and Life

Paul Verhaeghen

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780199395606
eISBN:
9780190674229
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199395606.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Mindfulness and one of the roads to it, meditation, have become increasingly popular as a way to promote health and well-being. Research on their beneficial effects has boomed over the past decade. ... More

Rethinking Cognitive Enhancement

Rethinking Cognitive Enhancement

Ruud ter Meulen, Ahmed Mohammed, and Wayne Hall (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198727392
eISBN:
9780191835230
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727392.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Psychopharmacology, Cognitive Neuroscience

In view of the high expectations of cognitive enhancement and concerns about the potential risks of using cognitive technologies, this book critically engages with the scientific and ethical issues ... More

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