Most recent volume

Volume . Intuitive Predictions and Professional Forecasts

Published: 28th September 1990 Editor: Michael Argyle Authors: Jurgen T. Rehm Volker Gadenne
This volume discusses new approaches for the integration of cognitive psychology and professional forecasting, conceptual clarification of intuition and its role in predictions and forecasts. The authors present empirical tests of the theoretical assumptions in the area of psychiatric prognosis, election predictions and energy consumption forecasts. The book goes beyond the individual perspective and deals with technological problems and the social consequences of predictions. The reader is given a vivid overview for judgemental forecasting with special emphasis on practical problems.

Additional volumes

Adaptation of Immigrants

Published: 18th May 1989 Editor: Michael Argyle Authors: W.A. Scott R. Scott

Lay Theories

Published: 26th August 1988 Editor: Michael Argyle

Posture & Gesture

Published: 30th November 1987 Editor: Michael Argyle Author: P. E. Bull

Communicating by Telephone

Published: 27th November 1987 Editor: Michael Argyle

Volume 2. Handbook of Social Skills Training

Published: 17th December 1986 Editors: P. Trower C. R. Hollin

Advances in the Psychology of Religion

Published: 29th March 1985 Editor: Michael Argyle

The Social Development of the Intellect

Published: 30th November 1984 Editor: Michael Argyle Authors: W. Doise G. Mugny A. St. James N. Emler D. Mackie

Attitudes & Social Adaptation

Published: 15th October 1984 Editor: Michael Argyle Author: L. R. Kahle

The Mass Media & Social Problems

Published: 1st April 1982 Editor: Michael Argyle Author: D. Howitt