October 13th, 2010

New PsycBooks Added – September 2010

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in September 2010. Of the titles added, 3 were APA books and 20 were designated classic books. Classic books are landmark titles in psychology and are selected by APA experts.

APA Books

1. Helping families and communities recover from disaster: Lessons learned from hurricane Katrina and its aftermath, © 2010 by Kilmer, Ryan P.; Gil-Rivas, Virginia; Tedeschi, Richard G.; Calhoun, Lawrence G. (Eds.). ISBN: 1-4338-0544-8 Book cover: Lesbian and Gay Parents and Their Children

2. Lesbian and gay parents and their children: Research on the family life cycle, © 2010 by Goldberg, Abbie E… ISBN: 1-4338-0536-7

3. Nonmedication treatments for adult ADHD: Evaluating impact on daily functioning and well-being, © 2010 by Ramsay, J. Russell. ISBN: 1-4338-0564-2

Classic Books

4. Child psychology, © 1930 by Curti, Margaret Wooster

5. Dynamic and abnormal psychology, © 1954 by Taylor, W. S.

6. The education of handicapped children, © 1924 by Wallin, J. E. Wallace

7. Elements of psychology: An introduction, © 1938 by Reid, Albert Clayton

8. Emotional hazards in animals and man, © 1956 by Liddell, Howard S.

9. General psychology, © 1955 by Garrett, Henry E.

10. Genetics: An introduction to the study of heredity, © 1919 by Walter, Herbert Eugene

11. Industrial psychology (2nd ed.), © 1947 by Tiffin, Joseph

Book cover: Nonmedication Treatments for Adult ADHD12. Introduction to philosophy: A handbook for students of psychology, logic, ethics, aesthetics and general philosophy (4th ed.), © 1915 by Külpe, Oswald; Pillsbury, W. B. (Trans.); Titchener, E. B. (Trans.)

13. Introduction to the Rorschach method: A manual of personality study, ©1937 by Beck, Samuel J.

14. Measurements of human behavior, © 1941 by Greene, Edward B.

15. The mechanistic conception of life: Biological essays, © 1912 by Loeb, Jacques

16. Methods of psychology, © 1948 by Andrews, T. G. (Ed.)

17. The motivation of behavior, © 1961 by Brown, Judson Seise

18. Motivation of behavior: The fundamental determinants of human and animal activity, © 1936 by Young, Paul Thomas

19. Personality: An interdisciplinary approach, © 1958 by Thorpe, Louis P.; Schmuller, Allen M.

20. Principles and practice of rehabilitation, © 1943 by Davis, John Eisele

21. Psychology: The science of human behavior, © 1922 by Givler, Robert Chenault

22. The study of lives: Essays on personality in honor of Henry A. Murray, ©1963 by White, Robert W. (Ed.); Bruner, Katherine F. (Col.)

23. A text-book of psychology, Part 1, © 1909 by Titchener, Edward Bradford

Note: To read any of the these ebooks – go to the Library’s Databases A-Z page. Scroll down and click PsycBOOKs. Once in the database, type in the book title.


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