Sexualized Media Messages and Our Children: Teaching Kids to be Smart Critics and Consumers

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > ecology for kids | Published on 12/Mar/2019 03:22

182 pages , ABC-CLIO , 2015-02-24
This provocative book takes a look at children's consumption of sexualized media messages while providing parents, teachers, and professionals with strategies for abating their influence. • Provides a quick overview of previous works in child development, communication, and education • Discusses four mediating variables influencing c...[Read More]

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Sex, Ecology, Spirituality , Ken Wilber

Published in: itune > Life Sciences,Books,Science & Nature,Religion & Spirituality,Health, Mind & Body,Psychology > Sustainability | Published on 11/Aug/2018 03:00

In this tour de force of scholarship and vision, Ken Wilber traces the course of evolution from matter to life to mind and describes the common patterns that evolution takes in all three of these domains. From the emergence of mind, he traces the evolution of human consciousness through its major stages of growth and development. He particularly focuses on modernity...[Read More]

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Visual Ecology , Thomas W. Cronin, S?nke Johnsen, N. Justin Marshall & Eric J. Warrant

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Visual ecology is the study of how animals use visual systems to meet their ecological needs, how these systems have evolved, and how they are specialized for particular visual tasks. Visual Ecology provides the first up-to-date synthesis of the field to appear in more than three decades. Featuring some 225 illustrations, including more than 140 in color, spr...[Read More]

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An ecological model of realism of confidence in one's general knowledge

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Ecology | Published on 03/Aug/2018 10:17

90 pages , Coronet Books Inc , 1993

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Cognitive-Behavior Modification An Integrative Approach

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298 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 2013-06-29
This book is an account of a personal journey through a research program. A number of people have helped guide my way. To them I am deeply grateful. Special thanks are offered to my students, whose constant stimulation and provocation were incentives to write this book. Moreover, in the belief that they would nev...[Read More]

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Proceedings of Fifth International Symposium on Basic Environmental Problems of Man in Space, Washington, D.C., 27-30 November, 1973

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > environmental issues | Published on 21/Jul/2018 11:05

365 pages , Pergamon , 1976

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The Power Paradox How We Gain and Lose Influence

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > alternative power | Published on 20/Jul/2018 02:24

208 pages , Penguin , 2016-05-17
A revolutionary and timely reconsideration of everything we know about power. Celebrated UC Berkeley psychologist Dr. Dacher Keltner argues that compassion and selflessness enable us to have the most influence over others and the result is power as a force for good in the world. Power is ubiquitous—but totally misunderstood. Turnin...[Read More]

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Statistical Power Analysis for the Social and Behavioral Sciences Basic and Advanced Techniques

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400 pages , Routledge , 2013-11-07
This is the first book to demonstrate the application of power analysis to the newer more advanced statistical techniques that are increasingly used in the social and behavioral sciences. Both basic and advanced designs are covered. Readers are shown how to apply power analysis to techniques such as hierarchical linear modeling, meta-an...[Read More]

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Power and Sex A Book about Women

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338 pages , Element Books Limited , 1996
Argues that society needs to replace its distorted notions of "male" power and domination with a new inner power that is equally available to men and women

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Handbook of Life-Span Development

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650 pages , Springer Publishing Company , 2010-12-25
"The handbook is an impressive collection of research studies and theories provided by knowledgeable contributors on life-span development from conception to old age."--Anthropology and Aging Quarterly The doubling of our average life span since the turn of the 20th century is considered by many scholars to be one of t...[Read More]

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Family Environment and Intellectual Functioning A Life-span Perspective

Published in: Google Books > Psychology > Environment care | Published on 24/Jun/2018 10:58

296 pages , Psychology Press , 2001-04-01
What is the impact of the family environment on us, particularly with regard to our intellectual functioning? Does the role of early family environment wear off, as some researchers have suggested, or does it maintain or possibly even become more important as we grow older? This book examines the interrelationship between family ...[Read More]

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The Ecology of Aggression

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196 pages , Springer Science & Business Media , 1994-08-31
Adopting a unique situation-oriented perspective, this book studies the occurence and control of aggression on the micro-, meso-, and macro-levels of physical and social ecologies. The wide ranging viewpoint clarifies important aspects of all forms of aggression to provide psychologists, sociologists, and crimino...[Read More]

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