Every year, top researchers are invited to write literature reviews of critical issues to the designated field.
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These resources provide basic and background information for psychology research
Jointly published by the American Psychological Association and Oxford University Press. Articles are written by authorities in the field and include extensive bibliographies. Search in PsycBOOKS for the entire set and/or specific articles.
Volume 1 : A-B
Volume 2 : C-Determinants
Volume 3 : Developmental-Goodenough
Volume 4 : Government-Learned
Volume 5 : Learning-Oppositional
Volume 6 : Optimism-Rapaport
Volume 7 : Rape-S
Volume 8 : T-Z
These are other encyclopedias and handbooks which provide an overview of information for specific topics within the field of Psychology.