Psychology in New Millennium / Edition 7

Psychology in New Millennium / Edition 7

by Spencer A. Rathus, Robbye N. Nesmith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0155082213

ISBN-13: 9780155082212

Pub. Date: 08/28/1998

Publisher: Wadsworth

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780155082212
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
08/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition

Table of Contents

Preface viii
What Is Psychology?
1(18)
Learning Objectives
1(1)
Exercise: Historic Schools of Psychology
2(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
3(1)
Effective Studying Ideas: Study Your Professor
4(1)
Prominent Figures in the History of Psychology
5(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
5(1)
Chapter Review
6(5)
Chapter Exercises
11(1)
Knowing the Language
12(3)
Do You Know the Material?
15(4)
Research Methods in Psychology
19(20)
Learning Objectives
19(1)
Exercise: Research Methods
20(2)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
22(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Learn Your Library
24(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
25(1)
Chapter Review
25(7)
Chapter Exercises
32(1)
Knowing the Language
33(1)
Do You Know the Material?
34(5)
Biology and Behavior
39(22)
Learning Objectives
39(1)
Exercise 1: Parts of the Brain
40(1)
Exercise 2: Major Glands of the Endocrine System
41(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
42(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Learn Your Learning Style
44(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
45(1)
Chapter Review
46(7)
Chapter Exercises
53(1)
Knowing the Language
54(2)
Do You Know the Material?
56(5)
Lifespan Development
61(24)
Learning Objectives
61(1)
Exercise: Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development
62(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
63(3)
Effective Studying Ideas: Be a Lifetime Learner
66(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
67(1)
Chapter Review
68(9)
Chapter Exercises
77(1)
Knowing the Language
78(2)
Do You Know the Material?
80(5)
Sensation and Perception
85(26)
Learning Objectives
85(2)
Exercise 1: Parts of the Eye
87(1)
Exercise 2: Parts of the Ear
88(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
89(4)
Effective Studying Ideas: Grouping for Meaning
93(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
94(1)
Chapter Review
95(8)
Chapter Exercises
103(1)
Knowing the Language
104(2)
Do You Know the Material?
106(5)
Consciousness
111(22)
Learning Objectives
111(1)
Exercise: Psychoactive Drugs and Their Effects
112(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
113(3)
Effective Studying Ideas: Timing Yourself
116(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
117(1)
Chapter Review
118(6)
Chapter Exercises
124(2)
Knowing the Language
126(2)
Do You Know the Material?
128(5)
Learning
133(26)
Learning Objectives
133(1)
Exercise: Classical Versus Operant Conditioning
134(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
135(3)
Effective Studying Ideas: Taking Good Notes
138(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
139(1)
Chapter Review
140(7)
Chapter Exercises
147(1)
Knowing the Language
148(5)
Do You Know the Material?
153(6)
Memory
159(22)
Learning Objectives
159(1)
Exercise: The Three "Threes" of Memory
160(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
161(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Improving Your Memory
163(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
164(1)
Chapter Review
165(7)
Chapter Exercises
172(1)
Knowing the Language
173(3)
Do You Know the Material?
176(5)
Thinking and Language
181(24)
Learning Objectives
181(1)
Exercise: Concepts in Thinking and Language
182(2)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
184(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Thinking Critically
186(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
187(1)
Chapter Review
188(7)
Chapter Exercises
195(1)
Knowing the Language
196(3)
Do You Know the Material?
199(6)
Intelligence
205(18)
Learning Objectives
205(1)
Exercise 1: Subtests from the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale
206(1)
Exercise 2: Variations in IQ Scores
206(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
207(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Preparing for Tests
209(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
210(1)
Chapter Review
210(6)
Knowing the Language
216(2)
Do You Know the Material?
218(5)
Motivation and Emotion
223(22)
Learning Objectives
223(1)
Exercise: Theories of Emotion
224(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
225(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Tips for Taking Multiple-Choice Tests
227(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
228(1)
Chapter Review
228(7)
Chapter Exercises
235(1)
Knowing the Language
236(3)
Do You Know the Material?
239(6)
Personality
245(20)
Learning Objectives
245(1)
Exercise: Perspectives on Personality
246(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
247(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Tips for Taking True/False Tests
249(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
250(1)
Chapter Review
251(6)
Chapter Exercises
257(1)
Knowing the Language
258(1)
Do You Know the Material?
259(6)
Gender and Sexuality
265(20)
Learning Objectives
265(1)
Exercise: Influences on Gender-Typing
266(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
267(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Health Yourself
269(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
270(1)
Chapter Review
271(7)
Chapter Exercises
278(1)
Knowing the Language
279(1)
Do You Know the Material?
280(5)
Stress and Health
285(20)
Learning Objectives
285(1)
Exercise: Facts About the Alarm Reaction
286(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
287(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Managing Stress
289(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
290(1)
Chapter Review
290(7)
Knowing the Language
297(2)
Do You Know the Material?
299(6)
Psychological Disorders
305(24)
Learning Objectives
305(1)
Exercise: Psychological Disorders
306(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
307(3)
Effective Studying Ideas: Preparing for Essay Exams
310(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
311(1)
Chapter Review
311(8)
Chapter Exercises
319(1)
Knowing the Language
320(3)
Do You Know the Material?
323(6)
Methods of Therapy
329(24)
Learning Objectives
329(1)
Exercise: Types of Therapy
330(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
331(2)
Effective Studying Ideas: Writing Essay Exams
333(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
334(1)
Chapter Review
335(9)
Chapter Exercises
344(1)
Knowing the Language
345(3)
Do You Know the Material?
348(5)
Social Psychology
353(24)
Learning Objectives
353(1)
Exercise 1: Sources of Prejudice
354(1)
Exercise 2: Factors Leading to Internal or External Attributions of Behavior
354(1)
Lecture and Textbook Outline
355(3)
Effective Studying Ideas: Preparing for Finals
358(1)
Key Terms and Concepts
359(1)
Chapter Review
359(9)
Chapter Exercises
368(1)
Knowing the Language
369(3)
Do You Know the Material?
372(5)
Appendix A: Statistics 377
Pretest
377(1)
Overview
378(1)
Learning Objectives
378(2)
Key Terms and Concepts
380(1)
Chapter Review
380(3)
Exercise
383(2)
Posttest
385

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