Introduction to Psychology: Gateways to Mind and Behavior with Concept Maps and Revisediews / Edition 12

Introduction to Psychology: Gateways to Mind and Behavior with Concept Maps and Revisediews / Edition 12

by Dennis Coon, John O. Mitterer
     
 


Co-written by an author who garners more accolades and rave reviews from instructors and students with each succeeding edition, INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY: GATEWAYS TO MIND AND BEHAVIOR, TWELFTH EDITION attracts and holds the attention of even difficult-to-reach students. The Twelfth Edition's hallmark continues to be its pioneering integration of the… See more details below

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Co-written by an author who garners more accolades and rave reviews from instructors and students with each succeeding edition, INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY: GATEWAYS TO MIND AND BEHAVIOR, TWELFTH EDITION attracts and holds the attention of even difficult-to-reach students. The Twelfth Edition's hallmark continues to be its pioneering integration of the proven-effective SQ4R learning system (Survey, Question, Read, Reflect, Review, Recite), which promotes critical thinking as it guides students step-by-step to an understanding of psychology's broad concepts and diversity of topics. Throughout every chapter, these active learning tools--together with the book's example-laced writing style, discussions of positive psychology, cutting-edge coverage of the field's new research findings, and excellent media resources--ensure that users find the study of psychology fascinating, relevant, and above all, accessible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495599111
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/29/2008
Series:
Available Titles CengageNOW Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents


Introduction: The Psychology of Studying. 1. Introduction to Psychology and Research Methods. 2. Brain and Behavior. 3. Human Development. 4. Sensation and Reality. 5. Perceiving the World. 6. States of Consciousness. 7. Conditioning and Learning. 8. Memory. 9. Cognition, Language, Creativity, and Intelligence. 10. Motivation and Emotion. 11. Gender and Sexuality. 12. Personality. 13. Health, Stress, and Coping. 14. Psychological Disorders. 15. Therapies. 16. Social Thinking and Social Influence. 17. Prosocial and Antisocial Behavior. 18. Applied Psychology. Appendix: Behavioral Statistics. Glossary. References. Index.

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