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Dynamics in Human and Primate Societies: Agent-Based Modeling of Social and Spatial Processes (Santa Fe Institute Studies in the Sciences of Complexity)

Dynamics in Human and Primate Societies: Agent-Based Modeling of Social and Spatial Processes (Santa Fe Institute Studies in the Sciences of Complexity)


George G. Gumerman, Timothy A. Kohler



About the Author Timothy A. Kohler, Professor and Chair, Department of Anthropology, Washington State University. George...
Handbook of behavioral state control: cellular and molecular mechanisms

Handbook of behavioral state control: cellular and molecular mechanisms


Helen A. Baghdoyan, Ralph Lydic



Handbook of behavioral state control: cellular and molecular mechanisms...
Young men and masculinities: global cultures and intimate lives (Global Masculinities)

Young men and masculinities: global cultures and intimate lives (Global Masculinities)


Victor J. Seidler



About the Author Victor Jeleniewski Seidler is Professor of Social Theory in the Department of Sociology, Goldsmiths Coll...
Human Behavior Learning and Transfer

Human Behavior Learning and Transfer


Yangsheng Xu, Ka Keung C. Lee



Human Behavior Learning and Transfer...
Material Identities (New Interventions in Art History)

Material Identities (New Interventions in Art History)


Joanna Sofaer



Book Description Material Identities examines the way that individuals use material objects as tools for conveying certai...
Ecology of social evolution

Ecology of social evolution


Judith Korb, J├╝rgen Heinze



Review From the reviews: "The ecology of social evolution … attempt to redress a perceived bias for genetic...
Evaluating and treating adolescent suicide attempters: from research to practice

Evaluating and treating adolescent suicide attempters: from research to practice


Anthony Spirito, James C. Overholser



Review "This book contains a number of pearls of clinical wisdom that can be helpful in evaluating suicidal youth... this...
Human behavior and social environments: a biopsychosocial approach

Human behavior and social environments: a biopsychosocial approach


Dennis Saleebey



Review Saleebey is telling an evocative story of how we "become human" through the lifecycle. (Michael Hayes Clinical Socia...
Desiring revolution: second-wave feminism and the rewriting of American sexual thought, 1920 to 1982

Desiring revolution: second-wave feminism and the rewriting of American sexual thought, 1920 to 1982


Jane F. Gerhard



Review This fascinating book enriches history, women's/gender/sexuality studies, feminist theory, American studies curricul...
In search of the person: philosophical explorations in cognitive science

In search of the person: philosophical explorations in cognitive science


Michael A. Arbib



In search of the person: philosophical explorations in cognitive science...
Exceptional Language Development in Down Syndrome: Implications for the Cognition-Language Relationship (Cambridge Monographs and Texts in Applied Psycholinguistics)

Exceptional Language Development in Down Syndrome: Implications for the Cognition-Language Relationship (Cambridge Monographs and Texts in Applied Psycholinguistics)


Jean A. Rondal



Review "I strongly recommend this book to all scholars who are interested in questions about the human mind and its devel...
The Century of Sex: Playboy's History of the Sexual Revolution, 1900-1999

The Century of Sex: Playboy's History of the Sexual Revolution, 1900-1999


James R. Petersen



Amazon.com Review James R. Petersen, the former Playboy Advisor, turns pop historian in The Century of Sex, a breezy, da...
The Onset of Language

The Onset of Language


Nobuo Masataka



Book Description The Onset of Language outlines an approach to the development of expressive and communicative behaviour ...
Perceptual learning

Perceptual learning


Tomaso Poggio, Manfred Fahle



About the Author Manfred Fahle is Head of the Institute of Brain Research IV and the Unit for Human Neurob...
Self-Organization in the Evolution of Speech (Studies in the Evolution of Language)

Self-Organization in the Evolution of Speech (Studies in the Evolution of Language)




Review This original and fascinating account will interest all those interested in the evolution of speech. Folia Linguis...
Mindfulness- and Acceptance-Based Behavioral Therapies in Practice (Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment)

Mindfulness- and Acceptance-Based Behavioral Therapies in Practice (Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment)


Lizabeth Roemer, Susan M. Orsillo



Review "Wide ranging in its coverage and grounded in its delivery, this book illustrates the nuts and bolts of mindfulnes...
The Allure of Machinic Life: Cybernetics, Artificial Life, and the New AI

The Allure of Machinic Life: Cybernetics, Artificial Life, and the New AI


John Johnston



Review "John Johnston is to be applauded for his engaging and eminently readable assessment of the new, int...
An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology (Third Edition)

An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology (Third Edition)


John R. Krebs, Nicholas B. Davies



From the Back Cover The third edition of this successful textbook looks again at the influence of natural selection on be...
Principles of neural science

Principles of neural science


Eric R. Kandel, Thomas M. Jessell, James Harris Schwartz



Review "This is a simply wonderful book that makes accessible in one place all the details of how the neuron and brain wo...
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An Experiential Approach to Behavior Change

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An Experiential Approach to Behavior Change


Kelly G. Wilson, Kirk D. Strosahl, Steven C. Hayes



Review "Once in a while, there is a unique contribution to psychotherapy. Even more rare is the grounding of that contrib...
Space and Social Theory (BSA New Horizons in Sociology)

Space and Social Theory (BSA New Horizons in Sociology)


Dr Andrzej Zieleniec



Space and Social Theory (BSA New Horizons in Sociology)...
Concise Handbook of Experimental Methods for the Behavioral and Biological Sciences

Concise Handbook of Experimental Methods for the Behavioral and Biological Sciences


Jay E. Gould



Concise Handbook of Experimental Methods for the Behavioral and Biological Sciences...
Celebrating Every Learner: Activities and Strategies for Creating a Multiple Intelligences Classroom

Celebrating Every Learner: Activities and Strategies for Creating a Multiple Intelligences Classroom


Christine Wallach, Sally Boggeman, The New City School, Thomas R. Hoerr



From the Back Cover The New City School in St. Louis, Missouri, has been successfully using Howard Gardner's Multiple Intel...
Animal Minds

Animal Minds


Donald R. Griffin



Amazon.com Review In 1945, Donald Griffin was one of the codiscoverers of echolocation by bats. In the 1980s he became a...
Risk Revisited (Anthropology, Culture and Society)

Risk Revisited (Anthropology, Culture and Society)


Pat Caplan



Review An authoritative and compelling text exploring Risk from a variety of cultural perspectives, highly recommended re...
Asperger Syndrome and Psychotherapy: Understanding Asperger Perspectives

Asperger Syndrome and Psychotherapy: Understanding Asperger Perspectives


Paula Jacobsen



About the Author Paula Jacobsen, child psychotherapist and licensed clinical social worker, is part of the West Valley Gr...
Manhood of Humanity

Manhood of Humanity


Alfred Korzybski



Manhood of Humanity...
Darwin and the Emergence of Evolutionary Theories of Mind and Behavior (Science and Its Conceptual Foundations)

Darwin and the Emergence of Evolutionary Theories of Mind and Behavior (Science and Its Conceptual Foundations)


Robert J. Richards



From Library Journal Richards traces scientific and philosophical concepts of the mind's evolution through scholarly writ...
Cognitive Archaeology and Human Evolution

Cognitive Archaeology and Human Evolution


Frederick L. Coolidge, Thomas Wynn, Sophie A. De Beaune



Book Description This book presents new directions in the study of cognitive archaeology. Seeking to understand the condi...
Sexual Teens, Sexual Media: Investigating Media's Influence on Adolescent Sexuality (LEA's Communication Series)

Sexual Teens, Sexual Media: Investigating Media's Influence on Adolescent Sexuality (LEA's Communication Series)




Review ...while this book is not intended as a clinical guide to assessment, it does aim to provide a theoretical framework...