Psychology in Action / Edition 6

Psychology in Action / Edition 6

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by Karen Huffman, Mark Vernoy, Richard Hosey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471394955

ISBN-13: 9780471394952

Pub. Date: 06/01/2001

Publisher: Wiley

The fourth edition of this best-selling text brings students up-to-date with the latest in psychology. Its central, guiding principle of active learning encourages students to think critically, work through problems logically, and make connections with the real world. In addition to the earlier editions' time-tested coverage of all the basics, the new edition features

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The fourth edition of this best-selling text brings students up-to-date with the latest in psychology. Its central, guiding principle of active learning encourages students to think critically, work through problems logically, and make connections with the real world. In addition to the earlier editions' time-tested coverage of all the basics, the new edition features over 800 new citations from 1994-1996 and new and expanded coverage on industrial/organizational psychology, repressed memory, brain efficiency and neural pruning, language and animal language, melatonin, nicotine addiction, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471394952
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Edition description:
6th Edition, Active Learning Edition
Pages:
736
Product dimensions:
9.58(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.18(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction and Research Methods.
2. Neuroscience and Biological Foundations.
3. Stress and Health Psychology.
4. Sensation and Perception.
5. States of Consciousness.
6. Learning.
7. Memory.
8. Thinking, Language, and Intelligence.
9. Life Span Development I.
10. Life Span Development II.
11. Gender and Human Sexuality.
12. Motivation and Emotion.
13. Personality.
14. Psychological Disorders.
15. Therapy.
16. Social Psychology.
Optional:

17. Industrial / Organizational Psychology.
18. Human Performance in a Global Economy.

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Psychology in Action 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I was really upset when I found out that my Psychology teacher had change the text book for the semester... untill our first assignment. This textbook is really easy to follow and very interesting. I give it the five stars that it deserved