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Flourishing in Emerging AdulthoodPositive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Flourishing in Emerging Adulthood: Positive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Laura M. Padilla-Walker and Larry J. Nelson (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190260637
eISBN:
9780190672737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190260637.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

The goal of this volume is to highlight the third decade of life as one in which individuals have diverse opportunities for positive development that may set the stage for future adult development, ... 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

American Public Education and the Responsibility of its CitizensSupporting Democracy in the Age of Accountability

American Public Education and the Responsibility of its Citizens: Supporting Democracy in the Age of Accountability

Sarah M. Stitzlein

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190657383
eISBN:
9780190692568
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190657383.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Not only is the future of our public schools in jeopardy, so is our democracy. Public schools are central to a flourishing democracy, where children learn how to deliberate and solve problems ... More

The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Arthur G. Shapiro and Dejan Todorovic (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

Visual illusions cut across academic divides and popular interests: on the one hand, illusions provide entertainment as curious tricks of the eye; on the other hand, scientific research related to ... More

Building Better StudentsPreparation for the Workforce

Building Better Students: Preparation for the Workforce

Jeremy Burrus, Krista Mattern, Bobby D. Naemi, and Richard D. Roberts

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199373222
eISBN:
9780190675769
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199373222.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The face of the workforce is rapidly changing. Technological advances mean that jobs previously serving as major drivers of the world’s economy are now fully automated. Furthermore, the ... More

The Marriage ParadoxWhy Emerging Adults Love Marriage Yet Push it Aside

The Marriage Paradox: Why Emerging Adults Love Marriage Yet Push it Aside

Brian J. Willoughby and Spencer L. James

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780190296650
eISBN:
9780190296674
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190296650.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book explores one of the more puzzling findings in modern young adulthood. Most emerging adults report they value marriage highly, yet more and more of them are delaying and appear to be ... More

Global OrganizationsChallenges, Opportunities, and the Future

Global Organizations: Challenges, Opportunities, and the Future

Rabi S. Bhagat, Annette S. McDevitt, and B. Ram Baliga

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190241490
eISBN:
9780190671143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190241490.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Organizations that function across dissimilar nations and cultures are known as global organizations. Their origins may be in any of the globalized countries of the World Trade Organization as well ... More

The Sociocultural BrainA Cultural Neuroscience Approach to Human Nature

The Sociocultural Brain: A Cultural Neuroscience Approach to Human Nature

Shihui Han

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198743194
eISBN:
9780191840210
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198743194.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Is the human brain shaped by our sociocultural experiences, and if so, how? What are the neural correlates of cultural diversity of human behavior? Do genes interact with sociocultural experiences to ... More

Endocrine Disruptors, Brain, and Behavior

Endocrine Disruptors, Brain, and Behavior

Heather B. Patisaul and Scott M. Belcher

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780199935734
eISBN:
9780190678524
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199935734.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Behavioural Neuroendocrinology

Hormones play a foundational role in the sex-specific organization of the brain and, consequently, the complex behaviors they coordinate. Our world and bodies are becoming increasingly polluted with ... More

Diverse Careers in Community Psychology

Diverse Careers in Community Psychology

Judah J. Viola and Olya Glantsman (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190457938
eISBN:
9780190457945
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190457938.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The goal of Diverse Careers in Community Psychology is to (1) highlight the diversity of career options for someone with community psychology training; (2) provide details about the different types ... More

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