Psychology: The Core / Edition 1

Psychology: The Core / Edition 1

by Charles G. Morris Professor Emeritus, Albert A. Maisto
     
 

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ISBN-10: 013603344X

ISBN-13: 9780136033448

Pub. Date: 02/28/2008

Publisher: Pearson

Psychology: The Core presents a scientific, accurate, and thorough overview of the essential concepts of psychology and helps readers see the exciting applications of these concepts in real life.

The printed textbook, Psychology: The Core, covers the core content of psychology—-the essentials that every introductory psychology

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Psychology: The Core presents a scientific, accurate, and thorough overview of the essential concepts of psychology and helps readers see the exciting applications of these concepts in real life.

The printed textbook, Psychology: The Core, covers the core content of psychology—-the essentials that every introductory psychology student should know. It includes study aids students find most useful—-concept maps, note-taking features, and a laminated study card highlighting the most challenging topics in introductory psychology. The website www.PsychologyTheCore.com , provides more in-depth treatment of topics, up-to-date statistics, cutting edge research, simulations, video clips, and real-world applications of psychology. A monthly blog provides an opportunity for the authors to post interesting links and new research findings and to respond to questions from readers. Annual updates to the site will ensure that readers have access to all the latest findings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136033448
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
490,244
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.60(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 - The Science of Psychology

CHAPTER 2 - The Biological Basis of Behavior

CHAPTER 3 - Sensation and Perception

CHAPTER 4 - States of Consciousness

CHAPTER 5 - Learning

CHAPTER 6 - Memory

CHAPTER 7 - Cognition and Mental Abilities

CHAPTER 8 - Motivation and Emotion

CHAPTER 9 - Life-Span Development

CHAPTER 10 - Personality

CHAPTER 11 - Stress and Health Psychology

CHAPTER 12 - Psychological Disorders

CHAPTER 13 - Therapies

CHAPTER 14 - Social Psychology

Appendix — Measurement and Statistical Methods

Answer Key

Answers to Check Your Understanding Questions

Answers to Problems in Chapter 7

Answers to Intelligence Test Questions in Chapter 7

Glossary

References

Photo Credits

Index

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