High-Yield Behavioral Science / Edition 2

High-Yield Behavioral Science / Edition 2

by Barbara Fadem, Fadem
     
 

Following the best-selling First Edition, this highly acclaimed behavioral science review book is now in its Second Edition. Ideas are presented visually and information is in a concise format, true to the High-Yield(TM) style. Topics covered include developmental psychology, behavioral genetics, psychopathology and its treatment, substance abuse, human sexuality, and… See more details below

Overview

Following the best-selling First Edition, this highly acclaimed behavioral science review book is now in its Second Edition. Ideas are presented visually and information is in a concise format, true to the High-Yield(TM) style. Topics covered include developmental psychology, behavioral genetics, psychopathology and its treatment, substance abuse, human sexuality, and much more

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781730846
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Series:
High-Yield Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
7.14(w) x 10.04(h) x 0.26(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1Child Development1
2Adolescence and Adulthood7
3Aging, Death, and Bereavement11
4Psychoanalytic Theory14
5Learning Theory and Behavioral Medicine17
6Psychoactive Substance Abuse21
7Sleep26
8The Genetics of Behavior31
9Behavioral Neurochemistry34
10Pharmacology of Behavior and Electroconvulsive Therapy39
11Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders45
12Mood Disorders49
13Cognitive Disorders53
14Other Psychiatric Disorders56
15Suicide65
16Tests to Determine Psychological and Biological Functioning68
17The Family, Culture, and Illness74
18Sexuality78
19Aggression and Abuse85
20The Physician - Patient Relationship90
21Health Care Delivery98
22Legal and Ethical Issues in Medical Practice103
23Epidemiology108
24Statistical Analyses113
Index117

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