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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

Trust in Social Dilemmas

Trust in Social Dilemmas

Paul A.M. Van Lange, Bettina Rockenbach, and Toshio Yamagishi (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190630782
eISBN:
9780190630812
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190630782.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Trust is one of the most classic themes across the social and behavioral sciences. It is also a topic is that is strongly intertwined with cooperation and social dilemmas, and there is little doubt ... More

A New Narrative for Psychology

A New Narrative for Psychology

Brian Schiff

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780199332182
eISBN:
9780190690014
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199332182.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

A New Narrative for Psychology is a far-reaching book that seeks to reorient how scholars and laypersons study and think about persons and the goals of psychological understanding. The book provides ... 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

Research in Deaf EducationContexts, Challenges, and Considerations

Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, and Considerations

Stephanie Cawthon and Carrie Lou Garberoglio (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190455651
eISBN:
9780190686178
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190455651.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This edited volume, Research in Deaf Education: Contexts, Challenges, and Considerations, provides readers with critical foundational information with which to view contemporary research in deaf ... 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

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