Psychology / Edition 11

Psychology / Edition 11

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by Carole Wade, Carol Tavris, Maryanne Garry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205254314

ISBN-13: 9780205254316

Pub. Date: 02/13/2013

Publisher: Pearson

This comprehensive introductory psychology book is well-known for its pioneering focus on the development of critical thinking skills crucial to the readers' success. This book is regarded for the liveliness, warmth, and clarity of its writing style, continuing its tradition of integrating gender, culture, and ethnicity throughout. Biology and Behavior. Learning and…  See more details below

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This comprehensive introductory psychology book is well-known for its pioneering focus on the development of critical thinking skills crucial to the readers' success. This book is regarded for the liveliness, warmth, and clarity of its writing style, continuing its tradition of integrating gender, culture, and ethnicity throughout. Biology and Behavior. Learning and Conditioning. Social Forces, Culture, and Behavior. Thinking and Intelligence. Memory. Emotion. Motivation. Theories of Personality. Health and Disorder. For anyone who is interested in introductory psychology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205254316
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/13/2013
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

Detailed Contents
To the Instructor
To the Student
About the Authors
Pt. IInvitation to Psychology3
Ch. 1Explaining Human Behavior5
Ch. 2Studying Human Behavior39
Pt. IIThe Biological Perspective81
Ch. 3The Genetics of Behavior83
Ch. 4Neurons, Hormones, and Neurotransmitters125
Ch. 5Evaluating the Biological Perspective173
Pt. IIIThe Learning Perspective199
Ch. 6Behavioral Learning201
Ch. 7Social and Cognitive Learning241
Ch. 8Evaluating the Learning Perspective277
Pt. IVThe Cognitive Perspective301
Ch. 9Thinking and Reasoning303
Ch. 10Memory343
Ch. 11Evaluating the Cognitive Perspective387
Pt. VThe Sociocultural Perspective411
Ch. 12The Social Context413
Ch. 13The Cultural Context445
Ch. 14Evaluating the Sociocultural Perspective483
Pt. VIThe Psychodynamic Perspective505
Ch. 15The Inner Life507
Ch. 16Evaluating the Psychodynamic Perspective541
Pt. VIIPutting the Perspectives Together573
Ch. 17The Whole Elephant575
GlossaryG-1
BibliographyB-1
CreditsC-1
Author IndexAI-1
Subject IndexSI-1

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