Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications / Edition 5 by Eric B. Shiraev, David A. Levy | | 9780205253234 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications / Edition 5

Cross-Cultural Psychology: Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications / Edition 5

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by Eric B. Shiraev, David A. Levy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205253237

ISBN-13: 9780205253234

Pub. Date: 07/19/2012

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Dynamic author team provides comprehensive overview with focus on critical-thinking. The fifth edition continues a heavy focus on applying critical thinking framework in examining, analyzing, and evaluating psychological data. With significant rewriting and additional new topics as well as updated references on new research, Cross-Cultural Psychology keeps pace

Overview

Dynamic author team provides comprehensive overview with focus on critical-thinking. The fifth edition continues a heavy focus on applying critical thinking framework in examining, analyzing, and evaluating psychological data. With significant rewriting and additional new topics as well as updated references on new research, Cross-Cultural Psychology keeps pace with the rapidly changing conditions of modern times. The dynamic team from two different worlds bring a unique set of experiences and perceptions in writing this book. Eric Shiraev was raised in the city of Leningrad in the former Soviet Union and David Levy is from Southern California,. Between the diverse backgrounds and having each author spent an extended period teaching in the other's home country, the authors provide a comprehensive review of theories and research in cross-cultural psychology. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to:

  • Better understand the field of cross-cultural psychology
  • Understand contemporary theories and research in cross-cultural psychology
  • Use critical thinking to examine, analyze, and evaluate the field of cross-cultural psychology
  • Assist current and future practitioners from a wide variety of fields and services

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205253234
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/19/2012
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
174,739
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Understanding Cross-Cultural Psychology 2. Methodology of Cross-Cultural Research Chapter 3. Critical Thinking in Cross-Cultural Psychology 4. Cognition: Sensation, Perception, and States of Consciousness 5. Intelligence 6. Emotion 7. Motivation and Behavior 8. Human Development and Socialization 9. Psychological Disorders 10. Social Perception and Social Cognition 11. Social Interaction 12. Applied Cross-Cultural Psychology: Some Highlights

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