Psychology and Life Telecourse Study Guide / Edition 4

Psychology and Life Telecourse Study Guide / Edition 4

by Philip Zimbardo
     
 

ISBN-10: 0321035178

ISBN-13: 9780321035172

Pub. Date: 01/28/1999

Publisher: Addison-Wesley

The classic book that defined the field, Zimbardo's Psychology and Life, Fifteenth Edition, returns to its original themes: presenting psychology as a science and a tool to understanding our daily lives. The book continues to provide a rigorous, research-centered survey of the discipline while offering readers features and pedagogy that will spark their interest and

Overview

The classic book that defined the field, Zimbardo's Psychology and Life, Fifteenth Edition, returns to its original themes: presenting psychology as a science and a tool to understanding our daily lives. The book continues to provide a rigorous, research-centered survey of the discipline while offering readers features and pedagogy that will spark their interest and excite their imaginations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321035172
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
352

Table of Contents

Course Overview and Goals vii
Course Components ix
Taking Discovering Psychology as a Telecourse xiv
A Note from Philip Zimbardo xvi
Past, Present, and Promise
1(12)
Understanding Research
13(12)
The Behaving Brain
25(8)
The Responsive Brain
33(14)
The Developing Child
47(12)
Language Development
59(10)
Sensation and Perception
69(16)
Learning
85(12)
Remembering and Forgetting
97(12)
Cognitive Processes
109(6)
Judgment and Decision Making
115(14)
Motivation and Emotion
129(14)
The Mind Awake and Asleep
143(6)
The Mind Hidden and Divided
149(14)
The Self
163(10)
Testing and Intelligence
173(12)
Sex and Gender
185(12)
Maturing and Aging
197(12)
The Power of the Situation
209(6)
Constructing Social Reality
215(16)
Psychopathology
231(12)
Psychotherapy
243(12)
Health, Mind, and Behavior
255(12)
In Space, Toward Peace
267(8)
A Union of Opposites
275(4)
New Directions
279(14)
Appendix
Answer Key: Review Questions 293(6)
Answer Key: Questions to Consider 299(18)
Cumulative Glossary of Program Terms 317

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