Introducing Psychology

Introducing Psychology


  • Author: Nigel Benson
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Genre: Psychology
  • File Size: 23544424 Bytes


What is psychology? When did it begin? Where did it come from? How does psychology compare with related subjects such as psychiatry and psychotherapy? To what extent is it scientific? Introducing Psychology answers all these questions and more, explaining what the subject has been in the past and what it is now. The main "schools" of thought and the sections within psychology are described, including Introspection, Biopsychology, Psychoanalysis, Behaviourism, Comparative (Animal) Psychology, Cognitive Approaches (including the Gestalt movement), Social Psychology, Developmental Psychology and Humanism. The key figures covered include: Freud, Pavlov, Skinner, Bandura, Piaget, Bowlby, Maslow and Rogers, as well as many lesser-known but important psych...

Introducing NLP

Introducing NLP


  • Author: Joseph O'Connor & John Seymour
  • Release Date : 2011-05-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • File Size: 2723625 Bytes


Some people appear more gifted than others. NLP, one of the fastest growing developments in applied psychology, describes in simple terms what they do differently, and enables you to learn these patterns of excellence.Introducing NLP by Joseph O’Connor, a leading international NLP trainer and the author of NLP Workbook, offers the practical skills used by outstanding communicators. Excellent communication is the basis of creating excellent results. NLP skills are proving invaluable for personal development and professional excellence in counseling, education and business.Introducing NLP includes: • How to create rapport with others • Influencing skills • Understanding and using body language • How to think about and achieve the ...

Introducing Psychology

Introducing Psychology


  • Author : Daniel L. Schacter
  • Publisher : Worth
  • Release Date : 2018-03-15
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1319187552


Introducing Psychology Book Description :

This is the textbook only without Launchpad. With an author team equally at home in the classroom, in the lab, or on the bestseller list, this book is written to keep students turning the pages. It offers expert coverage of psychology’s scientific foundations, but communicates with students in a style that’s anything but that of a typical textbook. Introducing Psychology keeps the level of engagement high, with quirky and unforgettable examples, and reminders throughout that the critical thinking skills required to study psychology will serve students well throughout their lives. The fourth edition has been completely retooled for the classroom. For the first time, each chapter section begins with Learning Outcomes to guide students’ learning. ...

Introducing Psychology

Introducing Psychology


  • Author : Daniel L. Schacter
  • Publisher : Worth Publishers
  • Release Date : 2015-01-09
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1464107815


Introducing Psychology Book Description :

With an author team equally at home in the classroom, in the lab, or on the bestseller list, Introducing Psychology is a textbook written to keep students turning the pages. It offers expert coverage of psychology’s scientific foundations, but communicates with students in a style that’s anything but that of a typical textbook. The new edition, featuring new coauthor Matt Nock, keeps the level of excitement and engagement high, with quirky and unforgettable examples, and reminders throughout that the human perspectives and the critical thinking skills required to study psychology will serve them well in college and throughout their lives. The new edition also has its own dedicated version of Worth’s thoroughly redesigned online course space Lau...

Introducing Psychology  Loose Leaf

Introducing Psychology Loose Leaf


  • Author : Daniel L. Schacter
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2012-09-15
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781464138249


Introducing Psychology Loose Leaf Book Description :

Instructor and student evaluations from coast to coast attest to the Dans' captivating writing. These award-winning bestselling authors know how to enthrall students with the subject they love best--psychology. But in the new edition of Introducing Psychology, they go even further to ensure that students won't commit one of the seven sins of memory--forgetting what they just read. Special Cue Questions and Critical Thinking questions give students the opportunity to process psychological concepts and aid their understanding and memory. And if you've ever heard someone parrot a widespread misconception, you'll welcome the new Changing Minds questions, short scenarios which ask students to confront common misunderstandings of psychological phenomena. N...

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Introducing Psychology


  • Author : Nigel C. Benson
  • Publisher : Totem Books
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1840460040


Introducing Psychology Book Description :

Examines the history of psychology, describes the main schools of thought, such as psychoanalysis and behaviorism, and introduces key figures, including Freud, Skinner, and Piaget...

Introducing Psychology

Introducing Psychology


  • Author : Stephen Michael Kosslyn
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2010-11
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0205777163


Introducing Psychology Book Description :

This innovative, 13-chapter text examines psychological issues from the levels of the brain, person, and social world to help students actively apply psychology to their lives. Offered in digital format or on-demand custom format. Through their own research, clinical work, and experiences as teachers, Stephen Kosslyn and Robin Rosenberg have found that exploring psychology from multiple perspectives further enhances learning. Examining psychological concepts from the levels of the brain (biological factors), the person (beliefs, desires, and feelings), and the world (social, cultural, and environmental factors) and their interactions helps students organize and integrate topics within and across chapters and actively apply psychology to their lives....

Introducing Psychology

Introducing Psychology


  • Author : Paul H Ciccarelli
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-05-17
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1099099668


Introducing Psychology Book Description :

-Buy the Paperback Version of this Book and get the Kindle book version for FREE. One of the critical things in life is to understand yourself, and one of the hardest things to do is to know how your mind works. It would require you to read from an external resource rather than sitting down and trying to figure it out by yourself.Your personality is unique, and it would help if you learned how it came to be. We often say that personality is inborn, but other factors too, besides genetics, could have led you to develop the personality you have.You have also heard it said that it is all in mind. Well, "Introducing Psychology "will show you why everything you have and where you are in life is a product of your mind. You will see whether it is possible t...

A Practical Guide to the Psychology of Relationships

A Practical Guide to the Psychology of Relationships


  • Author : John Karter
  • Publisher : Icon Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2012-04-05
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848313606


A Practical Guide to the Psychology of Relationships Book Description :

Understanding psychological techniques can help you make your relationships happier and more fulfilling. This Practical Guide will help you achieve new and healthier ways of relating by explaining some of the major underlying psychological ‘drivers’ that permeate relationships and identify and work on these unconscious motivating factors to eliminate ‘knee-jerk’ reactions. Filled with straightforward, practical advice, case studies and examples, Introducing Psychology of Relationships will help you understand your relationship and make it more loving and mutually supportive, as well as be better equipped for entering into a new relationship....

Introducing Psychology  Pearson New International Edition

Introducing Psychology Pearson New International Edition


  • Author : Stephen M. Kosslyn
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release Date : 2013-10-03
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781292056227


Introducing Psychology Pearson New International Edition Book Description :

For introductory psychology courses at two-year and four-year institutions. This innovative, 13-chapter text examines psychological issues from the levels of the brain, person, and group (social world) to help students actively apply psychology to their lives. Offered in digital format or on-demand custom format. Through their own research, clinical work, and experiences as teachers, Stephen Kosslyn and Robin Rosenberg have found that exploring psychology from multiple perspectives further enhances learning. Examining psychological concepts from the levels of the brain (biological factors), the person (beliefs, desires, and feelings), and the group (social, cultural, and environmental factors) -- and by considering how events at these levels interact...

Introducing Psychology  The Brainwashing Guide to Learn Positive Thinking and Develop the Mindset for Success  Improve Your Life and Influence

Introducing Psychology The Brainwashing Guide to Learn Positive Thinking and Develop the Mindset for Success Improve Your Life and Influence


  • Author : Ray Manson
  • Publisher : Independently Published
  • Release Date : 2019-03-09
  • Genre: Bibles
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1799243176


Introducing Psychology The Brainwashing Guide to Learn Positive Thinking and Develop the Mindset for Success Improve Your Life and Influence Book Description :

★★Buy the Paperback Version of this Book and get the Kindle Book version for FREE ★★Take Back Control of All Areas of Your Life What is psychology? How did it start? When did it start? How does it compare with related disciplines such as psychotherapy? To what level is psychology scientific? Introducing psychology has all the answers to your questions, and even more, it explains what the subject has been in the past and what it is now. Psychology is the academic discipline and applied the study of the human mind and behavior. Probably there are no salient topics in the current information age and global economy than a detailed understanding of how learning takes place and what predicts and determines the behavior of humans. This book is a pri...