Feldman Essentials of Psychology with Making the Grade CD ROM / Edition 5

Feldman Essentials of Psychology with Making the Grade CD ROM / Edition 5

by Robert S. Feldman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0072558490

ISBN-13: 9780072558494

Pub. Date: 03/13/2002

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

A brief 14 chapter version of the best-selling Understanding Psychology 6/e , Essentials 5/e , retains an emphasis on critical thinking and practical applications. The mission of this extensively revised new edition is to foster student empowerment by giving students the tools they need to master the content of psychology, to think critically about

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A brief 14 chapter version of the best-selling Understanding Psychology 6/e , Essentials 5/e , retains an emphasis on critical thinking and practical applications. The mission of this extensively revised new edition is to foster student empowerment by giving students the tools they need to master the content of psychology, to think critically about student phenomenon, and to build an appreciation for how psychology can increase their understanding of the world around them. A key aspect of the revision is the incorporation of Robert Feldman's P.O.W.E.R. Learning System into the book and ancillary package. Based on empirical research carried out by learning researchers, the P.O.W.E.R. framework is a systematic approach to learning and studying based on five key steps (Prepare, Organize, Work, Evaluate, and Rethink) that aids the acquisition and retention of new material.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072558494
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/13/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Psychology


2 The Biology Underlying Behavior
3 Sensation and Perception
4 States of Consciousness
5 Learning
6 Memory
7 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence
8 Motivation and Emotion
9 Development
10 Personality
11 Health Psychology: Stress, Coping, and Health
12 Psychological Disorders
13 Treatment of Psychological Disorders
14 Social Psychology

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