Making Sense of Behavior

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  • Author : William Treval Powers
  • Publisher : Benchmark Publications Incorporated
  • Pages : 180 pages
  • ISBN : 9780964712157
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Making Sense of Behavior

Making Sense of Behavior
  • Author : William Treval Powers
  • Publisher : Benchmark Publications Incorporated
  • Release : 18 May 1998
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The along-anticipated work on Perceptual Control Theory (PCT) by the originator of this system of ideas, written for the general public in nontechnical language. Back cover copy by Richard S. Marken, Senior Behavior Scientist, The RAND Corporation. "Some of the best science is done by people who refust to take the obvious for granted. Copernicuss didn't take the sun's daily trek across the sky for granted, Einstein didn't take the regular tick of time for granted, and William T. Powers

A Sense of Control

A Sense of Control
  • Author : Christine Tilley
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 October 2008
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This work develops a theoretical framework for a virtual community for people with long-term, severe mobility disabilities. It proposes strategies for implementing a virtual community model based on user information needs. The central theme to emerge from their narratives is how the use of information and communications technology (ICT) allows them to regain a sense of control. The conclusion is that the technology provides strategies for independence and facilitates self-empowerment. Draws on the author’s wide-ranging experience of ICT and

The Sense of Agency

The Sense of Agency
  • Author : Baruch Eitam
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 01 September 2015
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Agency has two meanings in psychology and neuroscience. It can refer to one's capacity to affect the world and act in line with one's goals and desires--this is the objective aspect of agency. But agency can also refer to the subjective experience of controlling one's actions, or how it feels to achieve one's goals or affect the world. This subjective aspect is known as the sense of agency, and it is an important part of what makes us human. Interest

The Self Driven Child

The Self Driven Child
  • Author : William Stixrud, PhD,Ned Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 13 February 2018
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“Instead of trusting kids with choices . . . many parents insist on micromanaging everything from homework to friendships. For these parents, Stixrud and Johnson have a simple message: Stop.” —NPR “This humane, thoughtful book turns the latest brain science into valuable practical advice for parents.” —Paul Tough, New York Times bestselling author of How Children Succeed A few years ago, Bill Stixrud and Ned Johnson started noticing the same problem from different angles: Even high-performing kids were coming to them acutely stressed

Dollars and Sense of Command and Control

Dollars and Sense of Command and Control
  • Author : Raymond C. Bjorklund
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 01 August 1995
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Measures command and control in 3 ways: its role in improving mission success, its affordability, and its degree of integration into the military force structure. Military managers will find this book extremely useful as they defend investments in command and control against competing demands. Bibliography, photos., tables, and figures.

Neuropsychology of the Sense of Agency

Neuropsychology of the Sense of Agency
  • Author : Michela Balconi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 08 September 2010
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Not nothing without you but not the same Erich Fried (1979) How do I know that I am the person who is moving? The neuroscience of action has identified specific cognitive processes that allow the organism to refer the cause or origin of an action to its agent. This sense of agency has been defined as the sense that I am the one who is causing or generating an action or a certain thought in my stream of consciousness. As such,

Glenn Beck s Common Sense

Glenn Beck s Common Sense
  • Author : Glenn Beck
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 16 June 2009
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#1 New York Times bestselling author and popular radio and television host Glenn Beck revisits Thomas Paine's Common Sense. In any era, great Americans inspire us to reach our full potential. They know with conviction what they believe within themselves. They understand that all actions have consequences. And they find commonsense solutions to the nation’s problems. One such American, Thomas Paine, was an ordinary man who changed the course of history by penning Common Sense, the concise 1776 masterpiece in which,