IAAP Handbook of Applied Psychology

IAAP Handbook of Applied Psychology

Editor(s): Paul R. Martin, Fanny M. Cheung, Michael C. Knowles, Michael Kyrios, J. Bruce Overmier, José M. Prieto

Published Online: 20 APR 2011 09:58AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405193313

Online ISBN: 9781444395150

DOI: 10.1002/9781444395150

About this Book

The IAAP Handbook of Applied Psychology, an up-to-date and authoritative reference, provides a critical overview of applied psychology from an international perspective.

  •  Brings together articles by leading authorities from around the world
  •  Provides the reader with a complete overview of the field and highlights key research findings
  •  Divided into three parts: professional psychology, substantive areas of applied psychology, and special topics in applied psychology
  •  Explores the challenges, opportunities, and potential future developments in applied psychology
  •  Features comprehensive coverage of the field, including topics as diverse as clinical health psychology, environmental psychology, and consumer psychology

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Professional Psychology

    1. Chapter 1

      Clinical Child Psychology (pages 1–27)

      Michael C. Roberts, Bridget K. Biggs, Yo Jackson and Ric G. Steele

    2. Chapter 3

      Clinical Health Psychology (pages 53–82)

      John Weinman, Ronan O'Carroll and Keith J. Petrie

    3. Chapter 4

      Health Promotion (pages 83–111)

      Charles Abraham, Gerjo Kok, Herman P. Schaalma and Aleksandra Luszczynska

    4. Chapter 6

      Counseling Psychology (pages 137–161)

      Frederick T. L. Leong, Mark L. Savickas and Mark M. Leach

    5. Chapter 8

      Vocational Psychology (pages 185–208)

      David L. Blustein, Kerri A. Murphy, Maria T. N. Coutinho, Christine Catraio and Faedra R. Backus

    6. Chapter 10

      Organizational Psychology (pages 233–268)

      Robert E. Wood, Victoria Roberts and Jennifer Whelan

    7. Chapter 13

      Human Factors and Ergonomics (pages 316–337)

      José J. Cañas, Boris B. Velichkovsky and Boris M. Velichkovsky

  2. Part II: Substantive Areas of Applied Psychology

    1. Chapter 17

      Applied Geropsychology (pages 411–439)

      Rocí Fernández-Ballesteros and Martin Pinquart

    2. Chapter 19

      Community Psychology (pages 471–499)

      Carolyn Kagan, Karen Duggan, Michael Richards and Asiya Siddiquee

  3. Part III: Special Topics in Applied Psychology

    1. Chapter 24

      Rehabilitation Psychology (pages 573–587)

      William Stiers, Kathryn Nicholson Perry, Paul Kennedy and Marcia J. Scherer

    2. Chapter 27

      Media and Consumer Psychology (pages 615–638)

      Frank R. Kardes, Perilou Goddard, Xiaoqi Han and Bruce E. Pfeiffer

  4. Part IV: Conclusions

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