Visualizing Psychology / Edition 2
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Visualizing Psychology / Edition 2

by Siri Carpenter, Karen Huffman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0470410175

ISBN-13: 9780470410172

Pub. Date: 10/12/2009

Publisher: Wiley

The second edition enables psychologists to gain a better understanding of what is unique and intriguing about this area of study. It follows a groundbreaking visual approach that helps them quickly and easily learn the subject. With numerous illustrations and graphics, the book brings complex concepts to life. The links between theory and application are also

Overview

The second edition enables psychologists to gain a better understanding of what is unique and intriguing about this area of study. It follows a groundbreaking visual approach that helps them quickly and easily learn the subject. With numerous illustrations and graphics, the book brings complex concepts to life. The links between theory and application are also clearly presented. Psychologists will benefit from this visually-oriented look into the field because it’s more engaging than other resources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470410172
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/12/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword v

Preface vii

1 Introduction and Research Methods 2

2 Neuroscience and Biological Foundations 32

3 Stress and Health Psychology 62

4 Sensation and Perception 86

5 States of Consciousness 114

6 Learning 142

7 Memory 172

8 Thinking, Language, and Intelligence 198

9 Life Span Development I 226

10 Life Span Development II 254

11 motivation and Emotion 282

12 Personality 314

13 Psychological Disorders 342

14 Therapy 374

Appendix A: Statistics and Psychology 433

Appendix B: Answers to Self-Tests 441

Glossary 443

References 449

Credits 486

Name Index 492

Subject Index 500

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