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Human stress and cognition : an information processing approach / edited by Vernon Hamilton and David M. Warburton.

Hamilton, Vernon.
[1979], ©1979
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Chichester : John Wiley & Sons, [1979], ©1979.

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xiii, 502 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm


Human stress and cognition : problems of definition, analysis, and integration / Vernon Hamilton -- The stress concept and some of its implications / Hans Selye -- Physiological aspects of information processing and stress / David M. Warburton -- 'Personality' and stress / Vernon Hamilton -- Current paradigms and models in human information processing / Patrick Rabbitt -- Stress and the cognitive components of skilled performance / Robert Hockey -- Thought processes, consciousness, and stress / George Mandler -- Recent developments in research on life stress / James H. Johnson and Irwin G. Sarason -- Psychological response to serious life events / Mardi J. Horowitz -- Cognitive processes as mediators of stress and coping / Susan Folkman, Catherine Schaefer and Richard S. Lazarus -- Stress and cognition in organizations / Roy L. Payne -- Stress, work, and productivity / Walter Rohmert and Holger Luczak -- Information processing aspects of neurotic anxiety and the schizophrenias / Vernon Hamilton -- Physiological aspects of anxiety and schizophrenia ; Stress and the processing of information / David M. Warburton.

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