Psychology in Action (10th Edition)

Psychology in Action (10th Edition)

By: Karen Huffman (author)Hardback

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In the 10 th edition of Psychology in Action , Author Karen Huffman redefines and refocuses her message of "active learning". This is reflected as "Student Engagement through Active Participation". All in-text pedagogy (including the new MythBuster box) are subsumed under this big category making it easier for reps to concretely demonstrate this theme.

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Preface xiii Engaging and Inspiring Today's Students! Xiii What's New in the Tenth Edition? Xiv Continuing Features xix Supplements xxv Acknowledgments xxviii Prologue xxxiii Student Engagement Through Critical Thinking xxxiii Chapter One. Introduction to Psychology and Its Research Methods 3 Chapter Two. Neuroscience and Biological Foundations 51 Chapter Three. Stress and Health Psychology 93 Chapter Four. Sensation and Perception 125 Chapter Five. States of Consciousness 167 Chapter Six. Learning 205 Chapter Seven. Memory 247 Chapter Eight. Thinking, Language, and Intelligence 283 Chapter Nine. Life Span Development I 323 Chapter Ten. Life Span Development 359 Chapter Eleven. Gender and Human Sexuality 387 Chapter Twelve. Motivation and Emotion 421 Chapter Thirteen. Personality 457 Chapter Fourteen. Psychological Disorders 491 Chapter Fifteen. Therapy 531 Chapter Sixteen. Social Psychology 567 Chapter Seventeen. Industrial/Organizational Psychology 607 Chapter Eighteen Psychology at Work in the Global Economy 637 Appendix A. Statistics and Psychology Appendix B. Answers to Review Questions and Other Activities Glossary References Photo Credits Text and Illustration Credits Name Index Subject Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 08/12/2011
  • ISBN13: 9781118019085
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 784
  • ID: 9781118019085
  • weight: 1834
  • ISBN10: 1118019083
  • edition: 10th Edition

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