Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World

Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World

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For courses in Abnormal Psychology.Abnormal Psychology in a Changing World features a clear and engaging writing style that is accessible without compromising rigor; research-based and comprehensive coverage; superior pedagogy; illustrative, engaging case examples and student-oriented applications; and a thorough integration of sociocultural material. Its integrative approach arouses interest in today's students while encouraging both understanding and critical thinking. A key objective of this mainstream text is to increase students' awareness of multicultural and sociocultural issues in diagnosis and treatment.show more

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  • Hardback | 678 pages
  • 220.98 x 276.86 x 30.48mm | 1,905.08g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • 0130300055
  • 9780130300058

Table of contents

1. Perspectives on Abnormal Psychology. 2. Classification and Assessment of Abnormal Behavior. 3. Methods of Therapy and Treatment. 4. Stress, Psychological Factors, and Health. 5. Anxiety Disorders. 6. Dissociative and Somatoform Disorders. 7. Mood Disorders and Suicide. 8. Personality Disorders. 9. Substance Abuse and Dependence. 10. Eating Disorders, Obesity, and Sleep Disorders. 11. Gender Identity Disorder, Paraphilias, and Sexual Dysfunctions. 12. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders. 13. Abnormal Behavior in Childhood and Adolescence. 14. Cognitive Disorders and Disorders Related to Aging. 15. Violence and Abuse. 16. Abnormal Psychology and Society.show more

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