Applied Psychology Readings

Selected Papers from Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology, 2017

Editors: Leung, Man-Tak, Tan, Lee-Ming (Eds.)

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  • Includes current research findings in the area of applied psychology
  • Covers multidisciplinary topics that have an impact on applied psychology
  • Appeals to educators, psychology researchers and counselors
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About this book

This book is a compilation of the best papers presented at the 2017 edition of the Singapore Conference of Applied Psychology (SCAP), an event held annually in Singapore. Discussing the latest innovations, trends, concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of applied psychology, it is a valuable resource for academics, researchers and practitioners wishing to keep themselves up to date with the state of the art in the field.

About the authors

Dr. Leung Man-Tak Mike is currently an Assistant Professor of Counselling and Psychology at the Hong Kong Shue Yan University. Dr. Leung obtained his PhD in Educational Psychology from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and three Master Degrees from Hong Kong University in Educational Assessment, Applied Statistics and Information Technology in Education respectively.
Tan Lee Ming has a Masters in Applied Finance from The University of Adelaide and a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics from the National University of Singapore. He is currently the conference director at East Asia Research Pte. Ltd and oversees the academic conferences organized by the company. Using his good knowledge in academic publishing, he is the co-editor for numerous proceedings published by the company.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)
  • Musical Accompaniment as a Factor of Psychological Effectiveness of Advertising

    Pages 1-19

    Antonova, Natalia V. (et al.)

  • Trauma Amongst TV News Crews: The Protective Function of Crew Solidarity

    Pages 21-38

    MacDonald, Jasmine B. (et al.)

  • Fear of Missing Out, Mobile Phone Dependency and Entrapment in Undergraduate Students

    Pages 39-56

    Upreti, Ananya (et al.)

  • Re-evaluation of the Factor Structure of Motivations of Marathoners Scales (MOMS)

    Pages 57-71

    Heazlewood, I. T. (et al.)

  • The Diagnostic Criteria of Gambling Disorder of DSM-5 in Chinese Culture: By Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA) and Item Response Theory (IRT)

    Pages 73-86

    Chui, Wing-Yip (et al.)

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Hardcover $84.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Applied Psychology Readings
Book Subtitle
Selected Papers from Singapore Conference on Applied Psychology, 2017
Editors
  • Man-Tak Leung
  • Lee-Ming Tan
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-8034-0
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-8034-0
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-8033-3
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-5692-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 344
Number of Illustrations
26 b/w illustrations, 14 illustrations in colour
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