The Institute
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The Institute


  • Author: Stephen King
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 7057869 Bytes


From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It. “This is King at his best” (The St. Louis Post-Dispatch).In the middle of the night, in a house on a quiet street in suburban Minneapolis, intruders silently murder Luke Ellis’s parents and load him into a black SUV. The operation takes less than two minutes. Luke will wake up at The Institute, in a room that looks just like his own, except there’s no window. And outside his door are other doors, behind which are other kids with special talents—telekinesis and telepathy—who got to this place the same way Luke did: Kalisha, Nick, George, Iris, and ten-year-old Avery Dixon. They are all in Front Half. Others, ...

The Returned
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The Returned


  • Author: Jason Mott
  • Release Date : 2014-03-25
  • Genre: Literary
  • File Size: 906426 Bytes


"The Returned transforms a brilliant premise into an extraordinary and beautifully realized novel. My spine is still shivering from the memory of this haunting story. Wow." -Douglas Preston, #1 bestselling author of The Monster of FlorenceThe sensational New York Times bestselling novel about an impossible miracle and a family given a second chance at life…Harold and Lucille Hargrave’s eight-year-old son, Jacob, died tragically in 1966. In their old age they’ve settled comfortably into life without him…. Until one day Jacob mysteriously appears on their doorstep—flesh and blood, still eight years old.All over the world people’s loved ones are returning from beyond. No one knows how or why, whether it’s a miracle or a sign of the end. Bu...

An Introduction to Psychological Science

An Introduction to Psychological Science


  • Author : Mark A. Krause
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-03-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0134302206


An Introduction to Psychological Science Book Description :

For courses in Introductory Psychology Help students become scientifically literate. An Introduction to Psychological Science helps students view psychology as a practical, modern science--and gives them the tools to better understand our world. Throughout the second edition, authors Krause, Corts, Smith and Dolderman continue to emphasize scientific literacy: the ability not only to define scientific terminology, but also to understand how it functions, to evaluate it critically, and to apply it to personal and societal matters. In addition to helping students master key course objectives, learning how to think scientifically will enable students to categorize the overwhelming amount of information they encounter, as well as ignite their interest in...

An Introduction to Psychological Science  Second Canadian Edition  Loose Leaf Version

An Introduction to Psychological Science Second Canadian Edition Loose Leaf Version


  • Author : Mark Krause
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-06-23
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0134620704


An Introduction to Psychological Science Second Canadian Edition Loose Leaf Version Book Description :

Help students become scientifically literate. An Introduction to Psychological Science helps students view psychology as a practical, modern science--and gives them the tools to better understand our world. Throughout the second edition, authors Krause, Corts, Smith and Dolderman continue to emphasize scientific literacy: the ability not only to define scientific terminology, but also to understand how it functions, to evaluate it critically, and to apply it to personal and societal matters. In addition to helping students master key course objectives, learning how to think scientifically will enable students to categorize the overwhelming amount of information they encounter, as well as ignite their interest in psychological science....

Advances in Psychological Science  Volume 2

Advances in Psychological Science Volume 2


  • Author : Fergus Craik
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-21
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317775065


Advances in Psychological Science Volume 2 Book Description :

The chapters in this volume are the edited versions of invited addresses to the XXVI International Congress of Psychology held in Montréal in August 1996. As one major goal of the Congress was to promote communication among specializations in scientific psychology, the speakers were asked to survey their research area and present their own work in a way that would be accessible to their colleagues in other areas. Another purpose of the meeting was to bring researchers together from different parts of the world, reflecting their different approaches to the scientific study of mind, brain, and behavior. Consequently, the eminent researchers who have written the twenty-six chapters included in the present volume were drawn from universities and researc...

Progress in Psychological Science Around the World  Volume 2  Social and Applied Issues

Progress in Psychological Science Around the World Volume 2 Social and Applied Issues


  • Author : Qicheng Jing
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-05-23
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317740742


Progress in Psychological Science Around the World Volume 2 Social and Applied Issues Book Description :

Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and State-of-the-Art lectures. They are written by international leaders in psychology from 25 countries and regions around the world. The authors present a variety of approaches and perspectives that reflect cutting-edge advances in psychological science. This second volume builds on the coverage of neural, cognitive, and developmental issues from the first volume, to address social and applied issues in modern psychology. The topics covered include: educational psychology...

Psychological Science

Psychological Science


  • Author : Mark Krause
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2016-03-11
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780134422268


Psychological Science Book Description :

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For courses in Introductory Psychology Help students become scientifically literate. Psychological Science: Modeling Scientific Literacy helps students view psychology as a practical, modern science—and gives them the tools to better understand our world. Throughout the second edition, authors Mark Krause and Daniel Corts continue to emphasize scientific literacy: the ability not only to define scientific terminology, but also to understand how it functions, to evaluate it critically, and to apply it to personal and societal matters. In addition to helping students master key course objectives, ...

The Psychological Science of Money

The Psychological Science of Money


  • Author : Erik Bijleveld
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-07-10
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781493909599


The Psychological Science of Money Book Description :

Money. The root of all evil? Arguably. Essential to our lives? Certainly. A main driver of human thought, emotion, and action? Absolutely--and psychology and its related fields are getting closer to understanding its complex role in human behavior and in society. The Psychological Science of Money brings together classic and current findings on the myriad ways money affects brain, mind, and behavior to satisfy not only our needs for material gain, but also for autonomy and self-worth. Leading experts trace the links between early concepts of value and modern symbolic meanings of wealth, in addition to identifying the areas of the human brain that together act as its financial center. This cross-disciplinary analysis helps clarify the neuroscience beh...

Psychological Science Under Scrutiny

Psychological Science Under Scrutiny


  • Author : Scott O. Lilienfeld
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-01-03
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118661048


Psychological Science Under Scrutiny Book Description :

Psychological Science Under Scrutiny explores a range of contemporary challenges to the assumptions and methodologies of psychology, in order to encourage debate and ground the discipline in solid science. Discusses the pointed challenges posed by critics to the field of psychological research, which have given pause to psychological researchers across a broad spectrum of sub-fields Argues that those conducting psychological research need to fundamentally change the way they think about data and results, in order to ensure that psychology has a firm basis in empirical science Places the recent challenges discussed into a broad historical and conceptual perspective, and considers their implications for the future of psychological methodology and resea...

Advances in Psychological Science  Social  personal  and cultural aspects

Advances in Psychological Science Social personal and cultural aspects


  • Author : John G. Adair
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0863774709


Advances in Psychological Science Social personal and cultural aspects Book Description :

The volumes Advances in Psychological Science are the most timely reviews for a person who wants an up-to-date "state-of-the-art" description of selected topics in psychology. These volumes will be useful for the graduate student to get a perspective on the latest developments in psychology today. The chapters are written in a non-technical manner, i.e., not for the specialist, but for the educated psychologist who wishes to see developments across the spectrum of psychology. They may be used for teaching or by experts who wish an overview of recent advances in their science. The chapters uniquely reflect the international or global character of psychology, both in the authors selected to write them, and in their coverage of research from around the ...