Download Empirische Forschung über Kriminalität: Methodologische und by Stefanie Eifler PDF

By Stefanie Eifler

Im Mittelpunkt dieses Bandes stehen die methodologischen und methodischen Grundlagen der empirischen examine des sozialen Phänomens „Kriminalität“. Die Beiträge bieten einen Überblick über aktuelle Lösungsansätze für klassische Forschungsthemen der Kriminalsoziologie. Sie verweisen darauf, dass die empirische Forschung über Kriminalität eine kontinuierliche Weiterentwicklung von Verfahren der Datenerhebung und Datenanalyse erfordert – etwa im Hinblick auf die examine von Kriminalität im Hell- und Dunkelfeld, im Quer- und Längsschnitt oder auf kollektiver und individueller Ebene.

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Download Wrestling with the Angel: Literary Writings and Reflections by Kent L. Koppelman,Dale A. Lund PDF

By Kent L. Koppelman,Dale A. Lund

Wrestling with the Angel addresses the human fight to deal with loss of life, loss of life, grief, and bereavement. The publication contains essays, a one-act play, a brief tale, and poetry, together with form poems, rhyming, dependent verse, and loose verse. within the one-act play, an angel of dying comes for a guy who has lived an unexamined lifestyles and needs to provide an explanation for why he isn't ready to depart. the fast tale deals a funny examine a guy who resists getting older by way of carrying on with to view himself because the younger guy he as soon as was once. the various genres permit for various methods of exploring those concerns, yet all are meant to have interaction the reader's feelings in addition to mind. The writings include reflections and quotations addressing universal human concerns on the topic of our mortality and discover reactions to the lack of a enjoyed one--whether anticipated, similar to the dying of an getting older mum or dad or anyone with a terminal disorder, or unforeseen, resembling unintended dying. the ultimate chapters study how getting older motives us to evaluate our lives and why getting ready ourselves for dying can improve the standard of our lifestyles. this can be a ebook with many extra questions than solutions, however the reader is invited to percentage within the means of discovering solutions. it's a ebook that calls for the reader to be ok with ambiguity, as the fact it describes is usually ambiguous--a truth that provides us with many selections yet few certainties. meant viewers: students, hospice employees, funeral domestic administrators, health center chaplains, ministers, and others who paintings with bereavement matters; periods in loss of life schooling and periods for psychological overall healthiness pros in demise and grief; basic readers who've suffered the lack of a enjoyed one.

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Download Relational Psychoanalysis, Volume 2: Innovation and by Lewis Aron,Adrienne Harris PDF

By Lewis Aron,Adrienne Harris

The "relational flip" has reworked the sector of psychoanalysis, with an impression that cuts throughout assorted colleges of inspiration and scientific modalities.


In the six years following ebook of quantity 1, Relational Psychoanalysis: The Emergence of a Tradition, relational theorizing has persevered to strengthen, extend, and problem the parameters of medical discourse. it's been a interval of loss, with the passing of Stephen A. Mitchell and Emmanuel Ghent, but additionally a interval of serious promise, marked by way of the burgeoning booklet of relational books and journals and the launching of relational education institutes associations.


Volume 2, Relational Psychoanalysis: Innovation and Expansion, brings jointly key papers of the new earlier that exemplify the ongoing development and refinement of the relational sensibility. In picking those papers, Editors Lewis Aron and Adrienne Harris have under pressure the shared relational measurement of other psychoanalytic traditions, they usually have used such commonalities to constitution the easiest fresh contributions to the literature. the subjects lined in quantity 2 replicate either the evolution of psychoanalysis and the original pathways that major relational writers were pursuing and sometimes establishing.

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Download The Portable Mentor: Expert Guide to a Successful Career in by Mitchell J. Prinstein PDF

By Mitchell J. Prinstein

the 10 yr anniversary of the ebook deals a good chance to post a moment version. numerous facets of the publication have developed significantly because its first printing. for example, huge revision to the internship, licensure, and certification procedures has happened, and are mirrored during this source. a lot of the literature on scientific psychology, cultural sensitivity, and the present task marketplace is up-to-date. adjustments in expertise have huge results on educating and working towards medical psychology. those ameliorations are needed to provide applicable and up to date details for college students. in brief, almost each bankruptcy has giant amendment to make sure that the fabric is exact and as much as date.

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Download Experiential Learning for Professional Helpers: A by Godfrey T. Barrett-Lennard PDF

By Godfrey T. Barrett-Lennard

This booklet describes a sequence of ground-breaking residential workshops in healing counselling within the Nineteen Sixties, for individuals operating in psychological future health and social care disciplines looking to extend and deepen their succeed in. The paintings is exclusive within the scope of its learn into the method and results of such lively immersive enquiry during this quarter. along with a wealth of extra systematic positive factors, the writer invitations us into the preliminary conversations within the assembly room, after which follows the crowd contributors again into their lives, permitting us to determine either early results and the impression of participation as much as ten years later. eventually, Barrett-Lennard displays at the prolonged background of the extensive workshops and the comparable team paintings in different contexts they led into. He makes a compelling argument that such a radical participatory method is as robust at the present time because it used to be within the Nineteen Sixties. The mix of wealthy qualitative and empirical information and concept is a special power. it is going to be an exceptional source for college kids and students in utilized psychology and psychotherapy, in addition to for practising therapists and trainees devoted to significant paintings with their consumer groups.

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Download When Research Goes Off the Rails: Why It Happens and What by David L. Streiner,Souraya Sidani PDF

By David L. Streiner,Souraya Sidani

Few behavioral or well-being technology experiences continue seamlessly. This refreshingly candid advisor provides firsthand vignettes of hindrances at the bumpy highway of study and provides possible, easy-to-implement ideas. individuals from a number disciplines describe real-world difficulties at each one degree of a quantitative or qualitative study project—from gaining evaluation board approval to accumulating and examining data—and talk about how those difficulties have been resolved. an in depth precis chart is helping readers speedy locate fabric on particular concerns, equipment, and settings. Written with readability and wit, the vignettes offer exemplars of serious considering that researchers can observe whilst constructing the operational plan of a learn or while dealing with sensible problems in a specific study phase.

Winner--American magazine of Nursing booklet of the yr Award!


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Download Sports Medicine and Neuropsychology: the Neuropsychologist's by Eric A. Zillmer PDF

By Eric A. Zillmer

the focal point of Sports medication and Neuropsychology is the query of what position the neuropsychologist must have within the analysis, therapy, and administration of sports-related concussions. The objective of this particular factor is to envision the most up-tp-date matters dealing with this transforming into and dynamic box of neuropsychology. the 1st article is devoted to reviewing present matters within the neuropsychological review of concussions in sports-related occasions. the following paper examines info on over six million practice-and-game-exposures between athletes partaking within the NCAA's damage Surveillance process. contributions research the empirical function that neuropsychologists could have within the sector of concussion study. the ultimate papers evaluation the benefits and boundaries on computer-based review of sports-related concussions and talk about neuropsychology's position in return-to-play judgements following them.

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Download Techniques of Event History Modeling: New Approaches to by Hans-Peter Blossfeld,G"tz Rohwer PDF

By Hans-Peter Blossfeld,G"tz Rohwer

together with new advancements and guides that have seemed because the ebook of the 1st version in 1995, this moment edition:
*gives a accomplished introductory account of occasion heritage modeling thoughts and their use in utilized study in economics and the social sciences;
*demonstrates that occasion historical past modeling is an enormous breakthrough in causal research. to take action the authors exhibit that occasion historical past types hire the time-path of adjustments in states and relate adjustments in causal variables some time past to alterations in discrete results sooner or later; and
*introduces the reader to the pc software Transition info research (TDA). This software program estimates one of these types most often used with longitudinal information, particularly, discrete-time and continuous-time occasion background data.

Techniques of occasion historical past Modeling can function a scholar textbook within the fields of records, economics, the social sciences, psychology, and the political sciences. it may possibly even be used as a reference for scientists in all fields of research.

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Download Prosoziales Verhalten und Altruismus (German Edition) by Julian Böck PDF

By Julian Böck

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2008 im Fachbereich Psychologie - Entwicklungspsychologie, notice: 1,7, Universität zu Köln, Veranstaltung: Sozial-emotionale Entwicklung, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Thema dieser Arbeit ist zum einen die Entwicklung prosozialen Verhaltens im Lebenslauf und zum anderen der Altruismus. Dies ist ein Teilgebiet der sozial-emotionalen Entwicklung in der Entwicklungspsychologie.
Im ersten Teil wird es um die Entwicklung des prosozialen Verhaltens vom Säuglingsalter bis zum Erwachsenenalter gehen. Säuglinge imitieren noch die Gefühle anderer Menschen dh sie weinen wenn sie eine andere individual weinen hören, ohne einen Grund dazu zu haben. Wenn sie ca. zwei Jahre alt sind, haben sie bereits gelernt die Gefühle anderer Menschen nachzufühlen, ohne sie zu imitieren. Ab diesem modify können auch erste Hilfeleistungen der zweijährigen Kinder beobachtet werden. Diese werden durch den Erwerb der Sprache differenzierter und auch die Lebensgeschichte der Hilfebedürftigen individual wird in die Hilfeleistung miteinbezogen. Im Schul- und Jugendalter wird den situativen Bedingungen vermehrt Aufmerksamkeit geschenkt dh inwieweit die hilfsbedürftige individual zu ihrer Notsituation beigetragen hat. Außerdem können Hinweisreize auf Notsituationen mit fortschreitendem modify besser erkannt und entschlüsselt werden, used to be zum Teil auch auf die besseren kognitiven Fähigkeiten zurückzuführen ist. Im Zuge dessen nimmt auch die Komplexität der prosozialen Handlungen zu. Jedoch kann prosoziales Verhalten auch gezielt gefördert werden z.B. durch einen verständnisvollen und unterstützenden Erziehungsstil, aber auch durch die Vermittlung von moralischen Grundsätzen und Werten und durch pädagogische Intervention.
Der zweite Teil der Arbeit wird sich mit dem Thema Altruismus beschäftigen, der als die stärkste Ausprägung prosozialen Verhalten gilt.
Doch used to be genau bedeutet eigentlich Altruismus? Stellen Sie sich vor, Sie laufen als vacationer über eine Brücke in einer fremden Stadt und sehen, dass unten im Wasser ein sort zu ertrinken droht. Kurzer Hand entschließen Sie sich in das Wasser zu springen und das type zu retten, auch wenn Sie sich dadurch selbst in Gefahr bringen. Dies machen Sie freiwillig und ohne das sort zu kennen, oder irgendeinen Nutzen daraus zu ziehen, dh beispielsweise dafür bezahlt zu werden. Genau dieses Verhalten nennt guy altruistisch. Doch wie oft tritt dieses Verhalten beim Menschen auf? Und was once beeinflusst das prosoziale Verhalten? Diese und weitere Fragen werden im zweiten Teil der Arbeit beantwortet.

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