Psychology Applied to Modern Life: Adjustment in the 21st Century, 8th Edition / Edition 8

Psychology Applied to Modern Life: Adjustment in the 21st Century, 8th Edition / Edition 8

by Wayne Weiten, Margaret A. Lloyd
     
 


Filled with comprehensive, balanced coverage of classic and contemporary research, relevant examples, and engaging applications, this text shows you how psychology helps you understand yourself and the world, and uses psychological principles to illuminate the variety of opportunities you have in your life and your future career. While professors cite this… See more details below

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Filled with comprehensive, balanced coverage of classic and contemporary research, relevant examples, and engaging applications, this text shows you how psychology helps you understand yourself and the world, and uses psychological principles to illuminate the variety of opportunities you have in your life and your future career. While professors cite this bestselling book for its academic credibility and the authors' ability to stay current with 'hot topics,' students say it's one text they just don't want to stop reading. The text and associated workbook are highly readable, engaging, and visually appealing, providing you with a wealth of material you can put to use every day.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534608590
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/01/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents


1. Adjusting to Modern Life. 2. Theories of Personality. 3. Stress and Its Effects. 4. Coping Processes. 5. The Self. 6. Social Cognition and Social Influence. 7. Interpersonal Communication. 8. Friendship and Love. 9. Marriage and Intimate Relationships. 10. Gender and Behavior. 11. Development in Adolescence and Adulthood. 12. Careers and Work. 13. Development and Expression of Sexuality. 14. Psychology and Physical Health. 15. Psychological Disorders. 16. Psychotherapy. Appendix: URLs for Recommended Web Sites.

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