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UML and Other Online Resources in Psychology
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  • Sage Knowledge
    Full text subject encyclopedias and handbooks. Be sure to limit your results to "Articles" and "Chapters" to go directly to the information.
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    Full-text encyclopedias and dictionaries.

Encyclopedias & Handbooks

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  • American Masculinities  
      
    Provides a reference guide and an introduction to the many ways in which men have defined, imagined, and experienced male identity in the social, cultural, and political contexts in the USA.
  • Applied Developmental Science  
      
    Covers Adolescent, Adult , Child & Infant Development, Culture & Diversity, Development Promoting Interventions, Assessment, Developmental Disorders, Processes & Risks, Ecology of Human Development, Emotional & Social Development, Health, Historical Influences, Personality Development, Research Methodology, Schools, Social Issues, Theory,Universities, etc.
  • Behavior Modification and Cognitive Behavior Therapy  
      
    Strategy sketches, including descriptions, research basis, relevant target populations, exceptions, complications, case illustration, and suggested readings. Biographies also included.
  • Body-Mind Disciplines  
      
  • Brain Theory and Neural Networks  
      
    Presents the enormous progress made in recent years in the many sub-fields related to the two great questions: How does the brain work? and, How can we build intelligent machines?
  • Children, Adolescents, and the Media  
      
    Focuses on the media's impact on children. Topics include advertising; advocacy groups; computers and electronic media; gender and sexuality; movies, music, and television; public policy; and violence and aggression, among others.
  • Cognitive Sciences  
      
    Divided into computational intelligence, culture, cognition, and evolution, linguistics and language, neuroscience, philosophy, and psychology. Each section contains an extended series of brief entries on the defining research topics of the domain
  • Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience  
      
    Contains forty-one original contributions exploring basic aspects of neural development, sensory and sensorimotor systems, language, cognition, and emotion.
  • Disability  
      
    Includes biographies; history; medical & health concerns; legal & social matters; attitudes & conditions affecting life. Entries under the heading Experience of Disability discusses conditions in 13 countries.
  • Health and Behavior  
      
    Topics cut across all of the fields, including theories & methods in health & behavior, biopsychosocial interactions, basic behavioral & social processes, epidemiology of risk & protective factors, health promotion & disease prevention, treatment & rehabilitation.
  • Health and Dying  
      
    A collection of 103 comprehensive essays clustered in 10 general areas: fear of death, death in popular culture, spiritualism,trends in mortality, accidental death, terrorism, suicide, capital punishment, euthanasia, the hospice movement, social ceremonies, body disposal, death in literature, music, and art, etc.
  • Human Development  
      
    Encyclopedia of Human Development - focuses on the growth and development of the human being, including physical, social, psychological, and emotional development from conception through death.
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    Encyclopedia of Industrial and Organizational Psychology - explores relevant topics in I/O (workplace) Psychology, which seeks to better understand and optimize the effectiveness, health, and well-being of both individuals and organizations.
  • Mental Disorders  
      
  • Multicultural Psychology  
      
  • Multisensory Processes  
      
    e-Handbook of Multisensory Processes
  • Nonverbal Communication  
      
  • Perception  
      
  • Psychological Assessment
    Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment
  • Psychology and Behavioral Science  
      
    The Corsini e-Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science
  • School Psychology  
      
    Encyclopedia of School Psychology - compiled with the idea that school psychologists should primarily act as consultants, interfacing with key adults in the educational system, community, and home, in order to foster a healthy environment that surrounds children and adolescents.
  • Stress  
      
  • Visual Neurosciences  
      
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