Psychology

by Melissa Browne – June 26, 2020

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In this Guide:

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Encyclopedia of psychology

Alan E. Kazdin
Call #: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference BF31 .E52 2000 Lib Use Only
Publication Info: 2000

Published by the American Psychological Association, and Oxford University Press.

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The Corsini Encyclopedia Of Psychology

Irving B. Weiner; W. Edward Craighead
Call #: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference BF31 .E52 2010 Lib Use Only
Publication Info: 2010

Authoritative coverage of the major area of psychology from selected experts. Contains substantial bibliogrpahies.

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The scholarly study of children and young people is a relatively new multidisciplinary effort that spans multiple epistemologies and methodologies, making it challenging for students and scholars to stay informed. From psychology to labor rights, from ethics to education, Childhood Studies is one of the most active fields in academia today. It encompasses the meanings that adults place on children’s innocence or competence, and interrogates the notion of childhood as a social category.

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Oxford Bibliographies in Psychology is a ready, reliable resource for scholars and researchers, practitioners, teachers, and students to access classic, contemporary, and cutting edge scholarship in psychology, much of which is now available in online venues. Oxford Bibliographies in Psychology is a quick, comprehensive, and efficient source for exploring or staying current with the growing science of psychology.

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Full-Text collection of neuroscience reference sources, and MIT Press books and journals in the brain and cognitive sciences.

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Harold Pashler (Editor)
Call #: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference BF441 .E53 2013 Lib Use Only
Publication Info: 2013

Published by SAGE this encyclopedia contains articles on psychology, psychiatry, and neuroscience, as well as those on the topic of the Mind in the fields of philosophy, economics, anthropology, linguistics, computer science, molecular biology, education, and literature.

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Encyclopedia of identity

Ronald L. Jackson (Editor)
Call #: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference BD236 .E42 2010 Lib Use Only
Publication Info: 2010

The two volumes of this encyclopedia seek to explore myriad ways in which we define ourselves in our daily lives. Comprising 300 entries, the Encyclopedia of Identityoffers readers an opportunity to understand identity as a socially constructed phenomenon.
Published by SAGE

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Roy F. Baumeister (Editor); Kathleen D. Vohs (Editor)
Call #: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference HM1007 .E53 2007 Lib Use Only
Publication Info: 2007

The Encyclopedia of Social Psychology includes more than 600 entries chosen by a diverse team of experts to comprise an exhaustive list of the most important concepts. A SAGE publication

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George F. Koob (Editor-In-Chief); Michel Le Moal (Editor-In-Chief); Richard F. Thompson (Editor-In-Chief); Michel Le Moal (Editor-In-Chief)
Call #: ebook
Publication Info: 2010

Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience covers the foundation knowledge in the field as well as important research in all areas of Behavioral Neuroscience.
an EBook from Academic Press

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Virgil Zeigler-Hill; Todd K. Shackelford (Editors)
Publication Info: 2019

Provides a comprehensive overview of individual differences within the domain of personality, with major sub-topics including assessment and research design, taxonomy, biological factors, evolutionary evidence, motivation, cognition and emotion, as well as gender differences, cultural considerations, and personality disorders.

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International encyclopedia of the social sciences

William A. Darity
Call #: Shields Library Humanities/Social Sciences Reference H40.A2 I5 2008 Lib Use Only
Publication Info: 2007

Latest edition of a classic reference source. It is comprehensive and substantial in its coverage. On the same shelf, the library maintains both the 1968 and the 1930 editions for comparative purposes.

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International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences

J.D Wright (Editor-In-Chief)
Call #: ebook
Publication Info: 2015

This Encyclopedia maps the social and behavioral sciences on a grand scale. In 26 volumes, 4,000 articles, it includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.