Advances in Psychology Research. Volume 94


Alexandra M. Columbus (Editor)

Series: Advances in Psychology Research
BISAC: PSY000000

This continuing series presents original research results on the leading edge of psychology. Each article has been carefully selected in an attempt to present substantial results across a broad spectrum. This book reviews research on the psychological effects of exposure to stress in law enforcement; mental health problems in civilians exposed to terrorism and war trauma in Israel; the role of desire in influencing behavioral decisions; the role of emotions in achievement during the elementary school years; retirement planning and its psycho/social implications; and CBT therapy in India and Northeastern Africa. (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 – Reactions of Civilians Exposed to Terrorism and War Trauma in Israel: The Role of Intra- and Interpersonal Factors (pp. 1-53)
Authors / Editors: (Michael Weinberg, Avi Besser, Miriam Campeas, Erel Shvil, Yuval Neria, Columbia University, New York, NY, and Sapir Academic College, Israel, and others)

Chapter 2 – Pairing Incompatibles: The Cooperative Contributions of Desires, Automaticity, and Explicit Cognitions in Self-Regulatory Failures of Addictive Behaviors (pp. 55-77)
Authors / Editors: (Velibor Bobo Kovač, University of Agder, Kristiansand, Norway)
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Chapter 3 – Psychological Effects of Exposure to Stress in Law Enforcement (pp. 79-100)
Authors / Editors: (Alison C. Bailey, Capella University, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA)

Chapter 4 – Emotions in Achievement: A Closer Look at Elementary School Students (pp. 101-124)
Authors / Editors: (Stephanie Lichtenfeld, Robert H. Stupnisky, University of Munich, Germany, and others)

Chapter 5 – Does it Matter How and When to Do It? Retirement Planning and Decision Making: Review and Meta-Analytic Results (pp. 125-146)
Authors / Editors: (Gabriela Topa, Carlos-María Alcover, Marco Depolo, UNED, Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Spain, and others)

Chapter 6 – Do Avoidance Goals Always Impair Performance? How Neuroticism Moderates the Short- and Long-Term Effects of Avoidance versus Approach Goals on Performance (pp. 147-168)
Authors / Editors: (Daniela Oertig, Julia Schüler, Veronika Brandstätter, University of Zurich, Switzerland)

Chapter 7 – Desire and Needs in Therapy (pp. 169-185)
Authors / Editors: (Philippe Walker, Laboratoire Espace Ethique et Politique, Ecole Doctorale, Université Paris-Est, France)

Chapter 8 – Cognitive Behaviour Therapy in India: Practice, Problems and Innovation (pp. 187-205)
Authors / Editors: (Anand Prakash, Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)

Chapter 9 – Toward an Integrative Approach of Female Crimes (pp. 207-223)
Authors / Editors: (Amal Hachet, Astrid Ambrosi, Loïck M. Villerbu, Poitiers University, Department of Psychology, Poitiers, France, and others)

Chapter 10 – Training and Counseling that Facilitate Childhood Cancer Survivors’ Adaptation pp. 225-243)
Authors / Editors: (Chau-kiu Cheung, Bong-ho Mok, City University of Hong Kong, China, and others)

Chapter 11 – Cognitive Behaviour Therapy in Northeastern Africa: Practice, Problems and Innovation (pp.145-260)
Authors / Editors: (Anand Prakash, Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)

Chapter 12 – The Effect of Implicit and Explicit Achievement Motive Incongruence on Flow Experience in Sports (pp. 261-272)
Authors / Editors: (Simone Schoch, Julia Schüler, University of Zurich, Switzerland)

Chapter 13 – Sexual Desire in Climacteric Women (pp. 273-281)
Authors / Editors: (Ana Lúcia Ribeiro Valadares, Lúcia Helena Costa-Paiva, Aarão Mendes Pinto-Neto, Stayte University of Campinas, UNICAMP SP- Brazil)


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