How To Write in Psychology

Author: John R. Beech
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781405156936
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

A guide to the unique writing requirements of psychology. Filled with practical instructions and examples, it includes what the student needs to know about the principles and practice of writing for psychology. Suitable for those pursuing a psychology degree, it lays out helpful tricks to manage time and stay on track during writing assignments.

Writing in Psychology

Author: T. Raymond Smyth
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 0471153419
Release Date: 1996-02-09
Genre: Psychology

This book assists in the process of writing formal and/or technical papers. It is consistent with the guidelines outlined in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Fourth Edition. It has an accessible three-part construction: writing and the preparation of research papers, preparation of research reports and the fundamental aspects of writing and presentation. In addition, it has complete coverage of the use, preparation and presentation of figures and tables and contains advice on grammar, punctuation and spelling. Contains sample papers so readers can see accurate as well as inaccurate examples.

Writing Papers in Psychology

Author: Ralph L. Rosnow
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: UCSC:32106018732088
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Psychology

This Seventh Edition of "WRITING PAPERS IN PSYCHOLOGY" provides frameworks, tips, guidelines, and sample illustrations for college students who are writing research reports or literature reviews that are expected to conform to style recommendations in the Fifth Edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. It is intended to be more than just an APA style guide, however. It is designed to cultivate organizing, literature retrieval, critical reasoning, and communication skills under deadlines. For more than a decade, this brief, inexpensive, and easy to use "how-to" manual has helped thousands of students in psychology and related fields with the task of writing term papers and reports.

The Student s Guide to Studying Psychology

Author: Thomas M Heffernan
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781317909866
Release Date: 2015-06-19
Genre: Psychology

Studying a degree course in psychology, even if you’ve taken the subject before university, requires a whole range of new skills and knowledge. And the 4th edition of this best-selling guide is an invaluable companion. It can not only help you to get a good final degree, but will also support you in making informed choices towards either a career or further study. Updated to include the latest developments in the field, the new edition provides practical and helpful guidance on everything a psychology student encounters throughout their degree, including: Writing essays and research reports, including how to get your referencing right. Guidelines for researching ethically using humans or animals An overview of research methods and statistics, including qualitative methods Tips on how to approach and pass your exams Advice on becoming a graduate, including preparing your CV and making the most of your degree Featuring advice to help you every step of the way, the book also includes a library of weblinks to provide further resources to support your studies. This is an essential book for any psychology student wishing to make the most of their degree course.

Making Sense in Psychology

Author: Margot Northey
Publisher:
ISBN: 0199010315
Release Date: 2015-03-02
Genre: Psychology

Part of the bestselling Making Sense series, this second edition of Making Sense in Psychology is an indispensable guide for students in the discipline. Maintaining the signature straightforward style of the series, this book offers up-to-date, detailed information on writing essays, researchproposals, and lab reports; conducting research; evaluating Internet sources; APA guidelines; avoiding plagiarism; studying for tests and exams; delivering oral presentations; and more.

Critical Thinking For Psychology

Author: Mark Forshaw
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781405191173
Release Date: 2012-05-14
Genre: Psychology

"This book is about critical thinking applied to psychology. In order to do just that, I have to take you on a journey somewhat, into other areas first"--

Discovering Research Methods in Psychology

Author: L. D. Sanders
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781405175319
Release Date: 2009-10-06
Genre: Psychology

Discovering Research Methods in Psychology: A Student's Guide presents an accessible introduction to the research methodology techniques that underpin the field of psychology Offers a unique narrative approach to introducing the complexities of psychological research methods to first year students Introduces the reader to the three main types of research methods used in psychology ? observation, experimentation and survey methods Provides clear summaries of 21st-century published studies that reflect diversity and best illustrate issues in research methodology Includes an emphasis on topics of most interest to students, from those with a personal perspective such as romantic relationships, prejudice and career decisions, to clinical topics including eating disorders, heavy drinking and paranoia Features a comprehensive glossary of all research terminology used in the narrative

Edexcel A level Psychology Student Guide 3 Applications of psychology

Author: Christine Brain
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471859427
Release Date: 2016-04-18
Genre: Study Aids

Written by experienced examiner Christine Brain, this Student Guide for Psychology: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

The Student s Guide to Writing Essays

Author: David Roberts
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780749421922
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: Education

This text is divided into two sections: a core element focusing on basic skills which everyone needs to master in writing essays, and a subject-based section which takes the student to a more advanced level.

AQA Psychology Student Guide 2 Psychology in context Approaches in psychology biopsychology and research methods

Author: Molly Marshall
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471843839
Release Date: 2015-07-24
Genre: Psychology

Reinforce students' understanding throughout their course; clear topic summaries with sample questions and answers to help improve exam technique. Written by experienced Psychology teacher and subject expert Molly Marshall, the Student Guides for AQA AS and A-level Psychology: - Provide a concise summary of the topics covered in the AS and A-level specifications - Consolidate understanding with tips and knowledge check questions - Provide opportunities to improve exam technique with sample graded answers to exam-style questions - Develop independent learning and research skills - Provide the content for generating individual revision notes

Edexcel A level Psychology Student Guide 4 Psychological skills

Author: Christine Brain
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471859458
Release Date: 2016-06-20
Genre: Study Aids

Written by experienced examiner Christine Brain, this Student Guide for Psychology: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

The Practical Researcher

Author: Dana S. Dunn
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
ISBN: UCSD:31822038767984
Release Date: 2012-11-27
Genre: Psychology

Previous edition: Oxford: wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

AQA Psychology Student Guide 3 Issues and debates in psychology options

Author: Molly Marshall
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471856808
Release Date: 2016-04-18
Genre: Study Aids

Written by experienced examiner Molly Marshall, this Student Guide for Psychology: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

AQA Psychology Student Guide 1 Introductory topics in psychology includes psychopathology

Author: Molly Marshall
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471843754
Release Date: 2015-07-31
Genre: Psychology

Reinforce students' understanding throughout their course; clear topic summaries with sample questions and answers to help improve exam technique. Written by experienced Psychology teacher and subject expert Molly Marshall, the Student Guides for AQA AS and A-level Psychology: - Provide a concise summary of the topics covered in the AS and A-level specifications - Consolidate understanding with tips and knowledge check questions - Provide opportunities to improve exam technique with sample graded answers to exam-style questions - Develop independent learning and research skills - Provide the content for generating individual revision notes

The Psychologist s Companion

Author: Robert J. Sternberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521528062
Release Date: 2003-10-06
Genre: Psychology

This is a definitive guide to scientific writing for students and researchers.