The psychology book

Contributor(s): Collin, Catherine, (Clinical psychologist) | DK Publishing, Inc
Material type: TextTextSeries: Big ideas simply explainedPublisher: New York : DK Publishing Inc., 2012Edition: 1st American editionDescription: 352 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cmContent type: text, still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780756689704 (hardcover); 9781465458568 (paperback); 0756689708Subject(s): Psychology | Psychologists -- Biography | Psychology -- HistoryLOC classification: BF121 | .P974 2012Online resources: Publisher description
Contents:
Philosophical Roots: Psychology in the Making -- Behaviorism: Responding to our Environment -- Psychotherapy: the Unconscious Determiines Behavior -- Cognitive Psychology: the Calculating Brain -- Social Psychology: being in a World of Others -- Developmental Philosophy: from Infant to Adult -- Psychology of Difference: Personality and Intelligence -- Directory -- Glossary.
Summary: All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature The Psychology Book clearly explains more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in this fascinating field of science.Abstract: Clearly explaining more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in the field, The Psychology Book uses accessible text and easy-to-follow graphics and illustrations to explain the complex theoretical and experimental foundations of psychology. From its philosophical roots through behaviorism, psychotherapy, and developmental psychology, The Psychology Book looks at all the greats from Pavlov and Skinner to Freud and Jung, and is an essential reference for students and anyone with an interest in how the mind works.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Philosophical Roots: Psychology in the Making --
Behaviorism: Responding to our Environment --
Psychotherapy: the Unconscious Determiines Behavior --
Cognitive Psychology: the Calculating Brain --
Social Psychology: being in a World of Others --
Developmental Philosophy: from Infant to Adult --
Psychology of Difference: Personality and Intelligence --
Directory --
Glossary.

All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature The Psychology Book clearly explains more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in this fascinating field of science.

Clearly explaining more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in the field, The Psychology Book uses accessible text and easy-to-follow graphics and illustrations to explain the complex theoretical and experimental foundations of psychology. From its philosophical roots through behaviorism, psychotherapy, and developmental psychology, The Psychology Book looks at all the greats from Pavlov and Skinner to Freud and Jung, and is an essential reference for students and anyone with an interest in how the mind works.

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