By J. Bruce Overmier,F. Robert Brush

ISBN-10: 1138816590

ISBN-13: 9781138816596

Originally released in 1985, this name used to be a retrospective appreciation of the past due Richard L. Solomon. His pre- and postdoctoral scholars from previous years provided the 22 papers that are released during this quantity. The publication displays the breadth of Solomon’s impression via his instructing and research.


The first half incorporates a bankruptcy that offers a little historical past in a retrospective appreciation of the various foci of Solomon’s examine profession. This bankruptcy units the degree for those who stick with and decreases their variety through supplying a level of historic realizing. the second one half at the function of houses of worry comprises chapters that tackle numerous concerns linked to the position of conditioned worry. The 3rd half includes papers that deal with cognitive, information-processing matters within the context of Pavlovian conditioning of appetitive and aversive occasions, reasoning and timing. The fourth half maintains the exploration of the phenomenon of discovered helplessness first came across in Solomon’s laboratory. The 5th half addresses quite a few concerns linked to the Solomon and Corbit opponent-process concept of motivation and have an effect on. the ultimate half, on functions to human and cultural matters, includes chapters on such various matters as cross-cultural analyses of competitive habit in childrens, the research of resistance to alter in business enterprises, the idea that of liberty in formulating study matters in developmental psychology, and the prestige of unfastened will in smooth American psychology.

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