Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behavior

Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behavior


Yazar Michael W. Passer Ronald E Smith
Yayınevi McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 9780071221641
Baskı yılı 2010
Sayfa sayısı 816
Ağırlık 0,50 kg
Edisyon 5
Stok durumu Tükendi   

"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. Through a variety of features, the text challenges students to think critically about psychology as a science and its impact on their lives. To help students study more effectively and efficiently, a groundbreaking adaptive questioning diagnostic and personalized study plan help students know what they know while guiding them to master these concepts through engaging interactivities, exercises, and readings. Now available with "Connect Psychology", "Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behavior" follows the science behind psychology, leading students through the process of critical examination.
Chapter 1: The Science of Psychology Chapter 2: Studying Behavior Scientifically Chapter 3: Genes, Environment, and Behavior Chapter 4: The Brain and Behavior Chapter 5: Sensation and Perception Chapter 6: States of Consciousness Chapter 7: Learning: The Role of Experience Chapter 8: Memory Chapter 9: Language and Thinking Chapter 10: Intelligence Chapter 11: Motivation and Emotion Chapter 12: Development Over the Life Span Chapter 13: Personality Chapter 14: Health and Well-Being Chapter 15: Psychological Disorders Chapter 16: Treatment of Psychological Disorders Chapter 17: Social Thinking and Behavior