The Special Issue Spotter

Elder issues (Behavioural Sciences and the Law). A neglected area, this issue deals with things like how Alzheimer’s Disease affects people’s capability to make legally binding decisions, and how stereotypes about the elderly might affect legal decision makers.

Evidence-based practice in clinical psychology: Education and training issues (Journal of Clinical Psychology). This issue aims to answer questions like What is evidence-based practice in clinical psychology? Why is it important? What do you need to know?

Education and Pedagogy with Learning Objects and Learning Designs (Computers and Human Behaviour). E-learning meets psychology and pedagogy.

Behavioral and Economic Perspectives in Drug Abuse Research (Drug and Alcohol Dependence). How drug abuse is affected by economics, market forces and social environmental phenomena such as drug trafficking and distribution, gang activities, family disruption and neighborhood structure and dysfunction.