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Aspects of Culture and Personality : A Symposium. in dustjacket.

By: HSU, Francis L.K., ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abelard-Schuman, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 106646


HSU, Francis L.K., ed. Aspects of Culture and Personality : A Symposium edited by Francis L.K. Hsu. New York: Abelard-Schuman, (1954). Pp. (4),v-xiii,(3),3-305,(1). 8vo, black cloth spine with red cloth boards, gilt lettered red title block to spine. Contents: 1. John Gillin's "Methods of Approach to the Study of Human Behavior"; 2. Otto Klineberg's 'How Far Can the Society and Culture of a People Be Gauged Through Their Personality Characteristics?"; 3. Manford H. Kuhn's "Factors in Personality: Socio-Cultural Determinants as Seen Through the Amish"; 4. T.W. Richards's ... View more info

Athens and Sparta : Constructing Greek Political and Social History from 478 B.C. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: POWELL, Anton. Croom Helm Classical Studies series.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Routledge, London, 1988, ISBN:0415003377:

Seller ID: 115338


POWELL, Anton. Athens and Sparta : Constructing Greek Political and Social History from 478 B.C. London : Routledge, (1988). First Printing. Pp. (20),1-423,(5). With maps. 8vo, brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Croom Helm Classical Studies series. "This is a handbook to the main topics of Greek history in the classical period. It deals not only withthe established areas of political history, but also with some of the most important aspects of Greek social history, a subject which is winning incr easing recognition. Modern syllabuses require students to be able to ha... View more info

Attitudes and Persuasion

By: ERWIN, Phil Psychology Focus series

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Psychology Press, Taylor and Francis Group, Hove, East Sussex, 2001, ISBN:0415196213:

Seller ID: 75317


ERWIN, Phil. Attitudes and Persuasion . (Hove, East Sussex): Psychology Press, Taylor & Francis Group, (2001). Pp. [i]-viii,1-157,(3). 8vo, illustrated pale purple card covered boards with black lettering to spine. A volume in the Psychology Focus series. Series editor: Perry Hinton. "An up-to-date overview of the crucial role that attitudes play in our everyday lives and how our thoughts and behaviour are influenced. The nature, function and origins of attitudes are examined, and a review of how they can be measured isgiven. The book addresses complex uestions such as whetehr we always be... View more info

Autobiographies in Experimental Psychology. First Printing

By: GANDELMAN, Ronald (ed.) BEACH, Frank A. KELLER, Fred S. KENDLER, Howard H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, Hillsdale, N.J. / London, 1985, ISBN:0898595444:

Seller ID: 112270


GANDELMAN, Ronald (ed.). Autobiographies in Experimental Psychology. Hillsdale, N.J. / London : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, (1985). FirstPrinting. Pp (4),v-viii,1-119,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, copper le ttering to front board and spine. Proceedings of a symposium held by the Rutgers University Department of Psychology in the spring of 1983. Conten ts : 1. Conceptual Issues in Behavioral Endocrinology (by Fred A. Beach). 2. Experiments I Have Known (by Fred S. Keller). 3. Retrospections, Contemplations, and Anticipations (by Howard H. Kendler). 4. Brain, Behavioral Operant... View more info

Aversive Conditioning. card covers

By: HADLEY, Norman H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1981,:

Seller ID: 16288


HADLEY, Norman H. Aversive Conditioning : Principles, Theory and Research. N.pl.: n.pub., (1981). Pp [i]-x,1-148,(2). 8vo, card covers. Norman H. Hadley, Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Vg. 12.00 View more info

Avian Energetics. in blank dj.

By: PAYNTER, Raymond A. (ed.) Publications of the Nuttall Ornithological Club, no. 15)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nuttall Ornithological Club, Cambridge, MA, 1974,:

Seller ID: 70829


PAYNTER, Raymond A. (ed.). Avian Energetics . Edited by Raymond A. Paynter.Cambridge, MA: Nuttall Ornithological Club, 1974. Pp. [i]-viii,1-334. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Publications of the Nu ttall Ornithological Club, no. 15. Vg in blank brown dj. 30.00 View more info

Balance : Art and Nature. New Edition, signed.

By: GRANDE, John K.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Black Rose Books, Montreal, 2004, ISBN:1551642344:

Seller ID: 106207


GRANDE, John K. Balance : Art and Nature. Montreal / New York / London: Black Rose Books, (2004). New Edition. Pp. (6),[1]-266. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, illustrated black card covers with yellow and white lettering to front cover, yellow lettering to spine. "Believing that artistic expression can and does play an important role in changing the way we perceive our relation to the world we live in, art critic John Grande takes an in-depth look at the work of some very unusual environmental artists in the United States, in Canada, and in Europe. Dealing with everything from materi... View more info

Battle of the Falkland Islands : Before and After

By: SPENCER-COOPER, H. Commander

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1919,:

Seller ID: 76600


SPENCER-COOPER, H. Commander. The Battle of the Falkland Islands: Before and After. London: Cassell, 1919. Pp. [i]-xii, [1]-224. Illustrated with maps, colour frontispiece, and 2 leaves of charts. 8vo, blue cloth covers with white lettering to spine and front cover. Day, The Falkland Islands, South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands 241. Chapters: Part 1: Exploits off South America: 1. German men-of-war in foreign seas; 2. The policy of Admiral Count von Spee; 3. British men-of-war off South America; 4. Life at sea in 1914; 5. The sinking of the "Cap Trafalgar"; 6. The action off C... View more info

Beautiful : An Introduction to Psychological Aesthetics. First Edition.

By: LEE, Vernon. Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1913,:

Seller ID: 78271


LEE, Vernon. The Beautiful : An Introduction to Psychological Aesthetics . Cambridge: at the University Press, 1913. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-viii,1-158,(6). Decorated title page. Small 8vo, decorated red cloth with black lettering to front and spine. A volume in The Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature series. Contents: 1. The Adjective "Beautiful"; 2. Contemplative Satisfaction; 3. Aspects versus Things; 4. Sensations; 5. Perception of Relations; 6. Elements of Shape; 7. Facility and Difficulty of Grasping; 8.Subject and Object, or, Nominative and Accusative; 9. Empathy (einf... View more info

Between the Lines. signed

By: MacLEAN, Eleanor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Deveric, Halifax, 1981,:

Seller ID: 3231


MacLEAN, Eleanor. Between the Lines : How to Detect Bias and Propaganda in the News and Everyday Life. Halifax : Deveric, (1981). Pp 296. Illustrated. 4to, card covers. Vg. Signed by the author. 35.00 View more info

Bilingualism, Multiculturalism, and Second Language Learning : The McGill Conference in Honour of Wallace E. Lambert.

By: REYNOLDS, Allan G. (ed.). PAIVO, Allan LAMBERT, Wallace E. HAMERS, Josiane F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Hillsdale, NJ / London , 1991, ISBN:0805806946:

Seller ID: 98757


REYNOLDS, Allan G. (ed.). Bilingualism, Multiculturalism, and Second Language Learning : The McGill Conference in Honour of Wallace E. Lambert. Hillsdale, NJ / London : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Publishers, 1991. First Printing. Pp [i]-xix,(1),1-261,(7). Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Contents : A Few Words about Wallace E. Lambert. 1. The Social Psychology of Racial and Cultural Diversity: Issues of Assimilation and Multiculturalism (by Donald M. Taylor). 2. Language Attitudes: Discursive, Contextual, and Gerontological Considerations (by Howard Giles and N... View more info

Birds Asleep. 1st US in dj.

By: SKUTCH, Alexander F. Corrie Herring Hooks Series, no. 14) SCHMITT, N. John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press, Austin, TX, 1989, ISBN:0292707738:

Seller ID: 72045


SKUTCH, Alexander F. Birds Asleep . Illustrated by N. John Schmitt. Austin,TX: University of Texas Press, (1989). First Printing. Pp. [i]-xi,(1),[1]- 219,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with metallic lettering to spine. Corrie Herring Hooks Series, number 14. A survey of ornithological sleeping habits, by one of the most respected twentieth century ornithologists. Vg in nicked dj. 30.00 View more info

Border Dispute : The Place of Logic in Psychology.

By: MACNAMARA, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass. / London, UK, 1986, ISBN:0262132168:

Seller ID: 99540


MACNAMARA, John. A Border Dispute : The Place of Logic in Psychology. Cambridge, MA / London, UK : The MIT Press, (1986). Pp [i]-xv,(3),[1]-212,(2). Index. 8vo, red cloth, blue lettering to spine. “A Border Dispute integratesthe latest work in logic and semantics into a theory of language learning and presents six worked examples of how that theory revolutionizes cognitive psychology. Macnamara's thesis is set against the background of a fresh analysis of the psychologism debate of the 19th-century, which led to the current standoff between logic and psychology. The book presents psychologis... View more info

Boy Behavior

By: BURGER, W.H. Boy-Life Series)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Association Press, New York, 1921,:

Seller ID: 70658


BURGER, W.H. Boy Behavior . NY: Association Press, 1921. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),1-110. Small 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. A volume in the Boy-Life Series. Damp spot to front board, regular pencilled underlining and marginalia, else vg. 40.00 View more info

Boy-Life and Self Government

By: FISKE, George Walter Boy-Life series)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Association Press, New York, 1921,:

Seller ID: 70657


FISKE, George Walter. Boy-Life and Self Government . NY: Association Press,1921. Pp. [1]-310. Small 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. A volume in the Boy-Life Series. This tome warns about the precocityof youngsters as being disadventageous in terms of longevity. Contents: 1. Jimmie, James and Jim: a Diagnosis, 2. A Gymnasium for Citizenship, 3. Boy Life and the Race Life, 4. The Boy and his Instincts, 5. The Struggle for Manliness, 6. Boy-made Societies, 7. Rudimentary Society Among Boys, 8. TheEpochs of Boyhood and Youth, 9. Group Clubs and Mass Clubs for Boys, 10. T he... View more info

Boy-Life and Self Government, in dj

By: FISKE, George Walter Boy-Life series)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Association Press, New York, 1919,:

Seller ID: 71944


FISKE, George Walter. Boy-Life and Self Government. NY: Association Press, 1919. Pp. [1]-310. Small 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. A volume in the Boy-Life Series. This tome warns about the precocity of youngsters as being disadventageous in terms of longevity. Contents: 1. Jimmie, James and Jim: a Diagnosis, 2. A Gymnasium for Citizenship, 3. Boy Life and the Race Life, 4. The Boy and his Instincts, 5. The Struggle for Manliness, 6. Boy-made Societies, 7. Rudimentary Society Among Boys, 8. The Epochs of Boyhood and Youth, 9. Group Clubs and Mass Clubs for Boys, 10. Th... View more info

Brain Mechnisms and Intelligence : A Quantitative Study of Injuries to the Brain. First Edition.

By: LASHLEY, K.S. Behavior Research Fund Monographs.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 1929,:

Seller ID: 114446


LASHLEY, K.S. Brain Mechnisms and Intelligence : A Quantitative Study of Injuries to the Brain. Chicago, Illinois : The University of Chicago Press, (September 1929). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xiv,1-186, + 11 leaves of plates at rear. 8vo, green cloth with gilt device to front board, gilt lettering to spine. Foreword by Herman Adler. A Behavior Research Fund Monograph. Karl Spencer Lashley, b. June 7, 1890, Davis, West Virginia; d. August 7, 1958, Poitiers. Contents: 1. Theories and Problems; 2. General Methods; 3. The Influence of Cerebral Lesions upon the Capacity to Learn; 4. The Influenc... View more info

Bulletin of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union. Vol. 5, No. 1, December 1925

By: Nova Scotia Teachers' Union FORSYTH, Ian Keith LINDSAY, Harriet MacDONALD, Regina

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Teachers' Union, Halifax, N.S., 1925,:

Seller ID: 86369


(Nova Scotia Teachers' Union). Bulletin of the Nova Scotia Teachers' Union.Vol. V, No. 1, December 1925. Halifax, N.S.: Nova Scotia Teachers' Union, 1925. Pp [1]-14,(2) including covers. Double column. 4to, white printed stapled wrappers. Articles : Unitas; Fraternitas; Report of Annual Meeting [...]; The Teacher's Creed; The “Memoriter” Bogry; Shakespeare the Man – An Impression (by Harriet Lindsay); Teaching Language : Is Your Grammar Lesson Alive? (by Regina MacDonald); History of the High School Course (by Ian Keith Forsyth); Educational Psychology; and more. Waterstain throughout, b... View more info

Burning Down the House : Fighting Fires and Losing Myself. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WANGERSKY, Russell.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Thomas Allen Publishers, Toronto, 2008, ISBN:9780887623295:

Seller ID: 77950


WANGERSKY, Russell. Burning Down the House : Fighting Fires and Losing Myself. (Toronto) : Thomas Allen Publishers, (2008). First Edition. Pp. (6),[vii]-xiii,(1),[1]-271,(3). 8vo, black cloth with metallic red lettering to spine. Russell Wangersky (b. 1962, New Haven, Connecticut). The Newfoundland author provides a gripping insight into the daily life and psychology of first responders in Canada, stemming from his eight years' spent as a volunteer firefighter. "Visceral and affecting, Burning Down the House is an insightful account into the perilous world of firefighting and an unforgetta... View more info

Californian Kinship Terminologies

By: GIFFORD, Edward Winslow

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley, 1922,:

Seller ID: 106932


GIFFORD, Edward Winslow. Californian Kinship Terminologies. University of California, Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology, Vol. 18, pp 1-285, with 29 maps. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1922. 8vo, printed grey wrappers, lettered in black. Contents : Introduction. Part I -Description and Discussion of the Separate Kinship Systems: Athabascan, Yu rok, Wiyot, Karok, Chimariko, Shastan, Yana, Lutuami, Maidu, Washo, Shoshonean, Yuman, Chumash, Salinan, Esselin, Costanoan, Yokuts, Miwok, Wintun, Pomo, Yukian. Part 2 - Comparative Analysis: Types of classification and thei... View more info