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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

The Ethical Practice of Forensic PsychologyA Casebook

The Ethical Practice of Forensic Psychology: A Casebook

Gianni Pirelli, Robert A. Beattey, and Patricia A. Zapf (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190258542
eISBN:
9780190258559
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190258542.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The Ethical Practice of Forensic Psychology: A Casebook highlights the ethical standards and guidelines set forth in the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Ethical Principles of Psychologist ... 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

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

Values, Political Action, and Change in the Middle East and the Arab Spring

Values, Political Action, and Change in the Middle East and the Arab Spring

Mansoor Moaddel and Michele J. Gelfand (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190269098
eISBN:
9780190633929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190269098.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The central theme of this volume is change; its causes, consequences, and processes. The authors use diverse frameworks to analyze nationally representative sample data from Middle Eastern and North ... More

Using Think-Aloud Interviews and Cognitive Labs in Educational Research

Using Think-Aloud Interviews and Cognitive Labs in Educational Research

Jacqueline P. Leighton

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780199372904
eISBN:
9780190661083
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372904.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The new millennium has ushered in fresh challenges for educational training of the next generation of workers, global thinkers, and an informed citizenry in a rapidly changing cultural milieu. ... More

Life and NarrativeThe Risks and Responsibilities of Storying Experience

Life and Narrative: The Risks and Responsibilities of Storying Experience

Brian Schiff, A. Elizabeth McKim, and Sylvie Patron (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190256654
eISBN:
9780190658281
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190256654.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Drawing upon innovative theoretical and empirical scholarship presented at Narrative Matters 2012: Life and Narrative (The American University of Paris, May 29-June 1, 2012), this volume seeks to ... More

Housing, Citizenship, and Communities for People with Serious Mental IllnessTheory, Research, Practice, and Policy Perspectives

Housing, Citizenship, and Communities for People with Serious Mental Illness: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy Perspectives

John Sylvestre, Geoffrey Nelson, and Tim Aubry (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190265601
eISBN:
9780190265618
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190265601.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the field of housing for people with serious mental illness, with a special focus on citizenship and community life as key outcomes for people living ... More

The Jury Under FireMyth, Controversy, and Reform

The Jury Under Fire: Myth, Controversy, and Reform

Brian H. Bornstein and Edie Greene

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190201340
eISBN:
9780190201357
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190201340.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The Jury Under Fire: Myth, Controversy, and Reform examines a number of controversial beliefs about juries that have persisted in recent years, as well as the implications of these views for jury ... 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

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