Psychology The Science of Mind and Behaviour 7th Edition

Author: Richard Gross
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781471829758
Release Date: 2015-08-14
Genre: Education

Provides the essential foundation for psychology students, this is a revised and updated version of the most trusted introduction written by the bestselling psychology author Richard Gross. Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour has helped over half a million students worldwide. It is the essential introduction to psychology, covering all students need to know to understand and evaluate classic and contemporary topics. - Enables students to easily access psychological theories and research with colourful, user-friendly content and useful features including summaries, critical discussion and research updates - Helps students to understand the research process with contributions from leading psychologists including Elizabeth Loftus, Alex Haslam and David Canter - Ensures students are up to date with the latest issues and debates with this fully updated edition

Psychology

Author: Michael W. Passer
Publisher:
ISBN: 0077118367
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Psychology

Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviourimparts students with a scientific understanding of the field of psychology whilst also showing them the impact on their day-to-day existence. A simple conceptual framework within the text emphasizes relations between biological, psychological, and environmental levels of analysis and portrays the focus of modern psychology. Together with Research Close-Ups in each chapter; Beneath the Surface discussions and What Do You Think? questions, the text challenges students to think critically about psychology as a science and its impact on their lives.

Psychology

Author: Richard D. Gross
Publisher: Hodder Arnold
ISBN: 0340587369
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Psychology

This study guide is designed to help students work through the textbook, Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour,at their own pace. Including multiple choice and self-assessment questions, lists of key terms and concepts, schematic summaries of topics as well as tips on exam techniques and writing essays, it helps students throughout their course and with revision.

Psychology

Author: Nigel Holt
Publisher:
ISBN: 0077136403
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Psychology

After extensive consultation, thorough updating, inclusion of new research and topics, and the addition of a fantastic new online learning platform, Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour is better than ever. The second edition is an engaging and exciting introduction to the study of psychology. This book's scientific approach, which brings together international research, practical application and the levels of analysis framework, encourages critical thinking about psychology and its impact on our daily lives.

Psychology

Author: Richard Gross
Publisher:
ISBN: 1471829731
Release Date: 2015-05
Genre: Psychology

Provides the essential foundation for psychology students, this is a revised and updated version of the most trusted introduction written by the bestselling psychology author Richard Gross. Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour has helped over half a million students worldwide. It is the essential introduction to psychology, covering all students need to know to understand and evaluate classic and contemporary topics. - Enables students to easily access psychological theories and research with colourful, user-friendly content and useful features including summaries, critical discussion and research updates - Helps students to understand the research process with contributions from leading psychologists including Elizabeth Loftus, Alex Haslam and David Canter - Ensures students are up to date with the latest issues and debates with this fully updated edition

Thinking About Psychology

Author: Charles T. Blair-Broeker
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780716785002
Release Date: 2007-11-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Chapters include research strategies and statistics, biological bases of behaviour, sensation and perception, motivation and emotion, stress and health, life span development, personality, learning, memory, consciousness, intelligence, psychological disorders, therapy and social psychology.

Psychology

Author: Richard Gross
Publisher: Hodder Education Publishers
ISBN: 144410831X
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Psychology

Help students to understand and evaluate classic and contemporary Psychology with the best-selling textbook from Gross, that is still setting the standard, 500,000 students later. Gross is the 'bible' for students of Psychology and anyone in related fields such as Counselling, Nursing and Social Work who needs a reliable, catch-all text. All the major domains of Psychology are covered in detail across 50 manageable chapters that will help you get to grips with anything from the nervous system to memory, from attachment to personality, and everything in-between. A final section on issues and debates allows students to cast a critical eye on the research process, to explore the nature of Psychology as an evolving science, and understand some of the ethical issues faced by Psychologists. - Brings contemporary Psychology alive with double-page features which showcase contributions from Psychology's leading figures - Builds understanding and knowledge with Introductions and Summaries, Ask Yourself Questions, Key Studies, Critical and Cross-Cultural material - Enables students to be completely prepared for assessment with improved coverage throughout of work from neuroscience, neuropsychology and evolutionary psychology - Helps more able students get better grades by explicitly linking different areas of Psychology CONTENTS: Part 1: The Nature and Scope of Psychology Part 2: The Biological Basis of Behaviour and Experience Part 3: Cognitive Psychology Part 4: Social Psychology Part 5: Developmental Psychology Part 6: Individual Differences Part 7: Issues and Debates

Psychology The Science of Mind and Behavior

Author: Michael Passer
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
ISBN: 0073382760
Release Date: 2007-10-25
Genre: Political Science

Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behavior imparts students with a scientific understanding of the field of psychology while showing them the impact on their day-to-day existence. A simple conceptual framework within the text emphasizes relations between biological, psychological, and environmental levels of analysis and portrays the focus of modern psychology. Together with Research Close-Ups in each chapter and Beneath the Surface discussions and What Do You Think? questions, the text challenges students to think critically about psychology as a science and its impact on their lives.

Pack Psychology The Science of Mind and Behaviour Connect Online

Author: Michael Passer
Publisher:
ISBN: 1743073402
Release Date: 2012-06-15
Genre:

This Australian Edition of Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour has been developed by expert Australian authors to help students studying in Australia to engage with and apply the concepts and theories of psychology. Throughout each chapter of this text is work by Australian academics and researchers, Australian statistics, cases, examples; especially in each chapter's Australian Focus where we explore a uniquely Australian aspect related to that chapter. In chapter 18, new to this Australian edition, we look closely at Indigenous and Cross-cultural Psychology within an Australian context. Where we aim to encourage active engagement with the topic and emphasise critical reflection and the development of frameworks and strategies to assist in future study and work. Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour supports student reading and comprehension of material through its text pedagogy: Chapter focal questions, chapter outlines Test Yourself review questions Chapter summary and key terms This print pedagogy is supported by Connect, our integrated online platform which is built around Introductory Psychology learning objectives, and features: Learnsmart, an adaptive questioning diagnostic that helps students create individualised study plans PsychInteractive, active learning modules, where students learn the scientific method as they observe data, formulate and test a hypothesis, communicate their findings, and apply their understanding of psychology. Interactive tutorials that support concept comprehension Auto-gradable exercises, with over 3500 questions to choose from Media-rich, integrated eBook Students develop understandings of the applications of psychology through examples in the text and Applying Psychological Science, which shows how information obtained from research can be applied at both personal and societal levels.Research Close-up, which presents a research study in the format of a simple journal article; and Levels of Analysis, which shows how psychologists examine the interplay of biological, psychological, and environmental/social factors in order to understand behaviour, all prepare students to evaluate research and science critically. Thinking Critically allows students to practice this critical examination.

Key Studies in Psychology 6th Edition

Author: Richard Gross
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781444189384
Release Date: 2012-11-23
Genre: Psychology

Psychology is full of agreements and disagreements! Here Richard Gross pairs up 30 studies to show you how the classic theories in Psychology are constantly revisited by modern researchers. In a new focus for this 6th edition, the emphasis is on how these classic and contemporary studies relate. From the differences and similarities between them you'll understand not just the studies themselves, but develop the study skills you need to write about Psychology in exams and essays. The aim is to help you understand how specific research and issues fit into the science of Psychology as a whole, and where that science is going. Key Studies in Psychology 6th Edition is a life-saver in the sea of Psychological research - grab onto it!

Psychology

Author: John W. Santrock
Publisher: WCB/McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 069700578X
Release Date: 1986
Genre:


Psychology

Author: Michael W. Eysenck
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 086377475X
Release Date: 2000-01
Genre: Reference

This text provides a detailed account of psychology. Most topics are dealt with in terms of theory, evidence, and evaluation. The book features key research studies, case studies, research activities, and personal reflections.

Developmental Psychology

Author: Frank Keil
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 0393124010
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Psychology

Clear, compelling, and authoritative.