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Readings in Pseudoscience and the Paranormal / Edition 1
     

Readings in Pseudoscience and the Paranormal / Edition 1

by Timothy J. Lawson
 

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ISBN-10: 0131941011

ISBN-13: 9780131941014

Pub. Date: 01/03/2007

Publisher: Pearson

For courses in Introductory Psychology, Critical Thinking and Scientific Reasoning.

This topically organized text integrates naturally with the flow of all introductory psychology courses presenting the differences between science and pseudoscience in a fun and interesting way. Timothy Lawson uses original sources to address the numerous

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For courses in Introductory Psychology, Critical Thinking and Scientific Reasoning.

This topically organized text integrates naturally with the flow of all introductory psychology courses presenting the differences between science and pseudoscience in a fun and interesting way. Timothy Lawson uses original sources to address the numerous pseudoscientific claims that students are exposed to through the media, the Internet and pop psychology books.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131941014
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/03/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. What is Pseudoscience?

2. Methodological and Statistical Reasoning

3. Neuroscience and Consciousness

4. Child Development

5. Sensation and Perception

6. Learning and Memory

7. Cognition

8. Personality and Psychological Testing

9. Psychological Disorders and Therapies

10. Social Psychology

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