Introduction to Psychology: Gateways to Mind and Behavior (with Concept Booklet: Gateways, Concepts, Maps, and Review) / Edition 11

Introduction to Psychology: Gateways to Mind and Behavior (with Concept Booklet: Gateways, Concepts, Maps, and Review) / Edition 11

by Dennis Coon, John O. Mitterer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0495091553

ISBN-13: 9780495091554

Pub. Date: 07/11/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning

The text of choice at schools across the country, by an author who garners more accolades from instructors and students with each succeeding edition, INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY: GATEWAYS TO MIND AND BEHAVIOR attracts-and holds-the attention of even difficult-to-reach students. Dennis Coon and new contributor John Mitterer have updated the proven-effective SQ4R

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The text of choice at schools across the country, by an author who garners more accolades from instructors and students with each succeeding edition, INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY: GATEWAYS TO MIND AND BEHAVIOR attracts-and holds-the attention of even difficult-to-reach students. Dennis Coon and new contributor John Mitterer have updated the proven-effective SQ4R learning system (Survey, Question, Read, Reflect, Review, Recite) by harnessing critical thinking to better help students understand psychology's broad concepts and great diversity of topics. Throughout every chapter, these active learning tools-together with the book's example-laced writing style, cutting-edge coverage of the field's new research findings, and superb new media resources-ensure that students will find the study of psychology fascinating, relevant, and above all, accessible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495091554
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/11/2006
Series:
Available Titles CengageNOW Series
Edition description:
11TH PKG
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
9.23(w) x 11.19(h) x 1.33(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. Child Development. 4. From Birth to Death: Life-Span Development. 5. Sensation and Reality. 6. Perceiving the World. 7. States of Consciousness. 8. Conditioning and Learning. 9. Memory. 10. Cognition, Language, and Creativity. 11. Intelligence. 12. Motivation and Emotion. 13. Gender and Sexuality. 14. Personality. 15. Health, Stress, and Coping. 16. Psychological Disorders. 17. Therapies. 18. Social Behavior. 19. Attitudes, Culture, and Human Relations. 20. Applied Psychology. Appendix: Behavioral Statistics. Glossary. References. Credits. Name Index. Subject Index.

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