Understanding Psychology

Understanding Psychology

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For undergraduate courses in Introduction to Psychology that require a brief, paperback text. Always Accurate, Never Trendy. Don't compromise your students' learning for yesterday's fad. Understanding Psychology is clear, concise, uncluttered, and focused on student understanding. Now more than ever, Understanding Psychology is a steady hand guiding your students through psychology's many minefields, and towards a real understanding of the discipline, the world, and of their own lives.show more

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  • Paperback | 605 pages
  • 215.9 x 271.8 x 22.9mm | 1,292.75g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • 0130480371
  • 9780130480378

Table of contents

1. The Science of Psychology. 2. The Biological Basis of Behavior. 3. Sensation and Perception. 4. States of Consciousness. 5. Learning. 6. Memory. 7. Cognition and Mental Abilities. 8. Motivation and Emotion. 9. Life-Span Development. 10. Personality. 11. Stress and Health Psychology. 12. Psychological Disorders. 13. Therapies. 14. Social Psychology. Appendix: Measurement and Statistical Methods. Glossary. References. Photo Credits. Name Index. Subject Index.show more

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