Discovering Psychology The Human Experience Telecourse Study Guide

Author: Don H. Hockenbury
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780716761143
Size: 79.80 MB
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This briefer, streamlined version of Don and Sandra Hockenbury's acclaimed text, Psychology, Second Edition, warmly invites students to explore the science that speaks most directly to their everyday lives. Using a narrative rich with engaging anecdotes and real-life stories--often drawn from the authors' own lives and experiences--Discovering Psychology helps to clarify abstract concepts and psychological principles. With its smart pedagogy, attractive design and state-of-the-classroom media and supplements package, there is no text better equipped for introducing students to the science that speaks most directly to their everyday lives.

Books In Print

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.


Author: Spencer A. Rathus
Publisher: Harcourt College Pub
ISBN: 9780155036543
Size: 16.38 MB
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Author: Philip G. Zimbardo
Publisher: Pearson Educacion
ISBN: 9780205234950
Size: 12.99 MB
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"Where great science meets great teaching." At just fourteen chapters, "Psychology: Core Concepts" provides rich coverage of the foundational topics taught in most introductory courses. "Psychology: Core Concepts" focuses on a manageable number of core concepts (usually three to five) in each chapter, allowing students to attain a deeper level of understanding of the material. Learning is reinforced through focused application and critical thinking activities, and connections between concepts are drawn across chapters to help students see the big picture of psychology as a whole. The 7th edition features an enhanced critical thinking emphasis, with new chapter-opening Problems and new end-of-chapter critical thinking applications that promote active learning. Teaching & Learning Experience "Improve Critical Thinking" a Pedagogical features are designed to help students learn the problem-solving skills and critical thinking techniques of a good psychologist. "Explore Research a "Current research reflects the most up-to-date psychological theories and applications. "Understand Culture and Diversity" a Cross-cultural, multicultural, and gender research is woven throughout the text to reflect the increasing diversity and global reach of psychology. "Support Instructors a "An Instructora s Manual, Test Bank (both print and computerized), Interactive PowerPoints, Telecourse Videos, and a Telecourse Study Guide provide instructors with the ultimate supplements package. Note: MyPsychLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MyPsychLab, please visit: or you can purchase a valuepack of the text + MyPsychLab (at no additional cost). VP: 0205255000 / 9780205255009 Facebook Page: http: //

Film Video And Multimedia Guide

Author: Peter Tapp
Publisher: Australian Catalog/Damned Pub
ISBN: 9780646337005
Size: 73.23 MB
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This guide provides a comprehensive listing of all films, videos, and multimedia products released in Australia and New Zealand from mid 1996 through the end of 1997. It lists over 6,000 titles, including features, documentaries, educational titles, and CD-ROM and laser disk titles. All titles include a detailed synopsis along with complete credits, running time, awards, and distributors. The guide is indexed by title, category, country, and director. This title should prove a valuable reference for academic and large public libraries.

Applied Psychology

Author: Stewart I. Donaldson
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 1136871713
Size: 61.19 MB
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Applied Psychology demonstrates the power of applied psychology to promote human welfare and optimal human functioning as well as the vast career opportunities that exist for those with a psychology education. Some of the most eminent psychologists in the world today examine how psychological science is and can be used to prevent and ameliorate pressing human problems to promote positive social change. Part one provides an overview of the history and rise of applied psychology. The second part provides examples of how psychological science has been, and can be used, to prevent and ameliorate human problems. Part three presents examples of cutting-edge research in applied psychology, while exploring non-traditional career opportunities. The contributors provide evidence for the range of career opportunities, discuss skill and educational requirements, and explore the quality of work life in a wide range of areas within psychology. Advice on what it takes to prepare for a rewarding career in applied psychology is also provided. Intended as a supplement for courses in introductory or applied psychology, contemporary issues, professional development, social and organizational psychology, this book will also be a valued addition to campus career centers. Psychologists considering new career options will also appreciate this volume.

The Oryx Guide To Distance Learning

Author: William E. Burgess
ISBN: 9780897748230
Size: 26.23 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"The only comprehensive resource available ... a solid perspective on the full range of programs now being offered via distance education". -- Choice The Oryx Guide to Distance Learning is the only comprehensive directory to over 1,200 courses offered via media-assisted teaching by accredited U.S. institutions. Prospective students can access detailed descriptions of courses available through audiocassettes, audiographic conferencing, electronic mail, videocassettes, broadcast television via local cable stations, computer tutorials, and online interaction via modems.