Psychology : Media and Research Update with CD / Edition 4 by Stephen Davis, Joe Palladino | | 9780131917590 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Psychology : Media and Research Update with CD / Edition 4

Psychology : Media and Research Update with CD / Edition 4

by Stephen Davis, Joe Palladino
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131917595

ISBN-13: 9780131917590

Pub. Date: 06/18/2004

Publisher: Pearson

Through this book's accessible, active, and applied approach, users determine whether their learning style strengths are verbal/linguistic, logical/mathematical, visual/spatial, or interpersonal, then receive personalized, content-specific study tips throughout the book! By studying according to their own personal learning style strengths, this book helps readers

Overview

Through this book's accessible, active, and applied approach, users determine whether their learning style strengths are verbal/linguistic, logical/mathematical, visual/spatial, or interpersonal, then receive personalized, content-specific study tips throughout the book! By studying according to their own personal learning style strengths, this book helps readers become more effective and efficient learners. Research updates summarize recent research from sources like Scientific American, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Psychological Science, Current Directions in Psychological Science, and others. A free accompanying copy of the Video Classics in Psychology CD-ROM views classic experiments like Milgram's obedience study, Watson's Little Albert, Bandura's Bobo doll, Pavlov's dogs, Harlow's monkeys, and others. Industrial/Organizational coverage is expanded to show how psychology is used in the workplace, sports, law, and real lives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131917590
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
06/18/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

1. Psychology, Research, and You.


2. Behavioral Neuroscience.


3. Sensation and Perception.


4. States of Consciousness.


5. Learning.


6. Motivation and Emotion.


7. Memory.


8. Thinking, Language, and Intelligence.


9. Development across the Lifespan.


10. Sex and Gender.


11. Personality.


12. Psychological Disorders.


13. Therapy.


14. Health Psychology.


15. Social Psychology: The Individual in Society.


16. Industrial, Organizational, and Other Applications of Psychology.

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