Personality: A Systems Approach John D. Mayer Test Bank
A lively new textbook that reflects the renaissance in the field of Personality Psychology by addressing in sequence: Human personality, its parts, organization, and development.
The discipline of personality psychology can be viewed as responsible for explaining how a person’s major psychological subsystems — motives, emotion, cognition, self, and more — work together. Today personality psychology is undergoing a renaissance in which new research and theory is emerging. This textbook helps students keep up with those emerging trends.
Personality: A Systems Approach employs a new organization that integrates the best intellectual traditions within Personality Psychology. Over its four parts, the book examines what personality is, what personality’s major subsystems (e.g., motives, the self) are, how personality’s parts are organized, and how personality develops. Students will finish the course with an understanding of how personality systems work together and how personality develops from birth to the conclusion of life.
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Social Research Methods: Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches, 7/E 7th Edition W. Lawrence Neuman Test Bank0 out of 5
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Psychology and Life, Second Canadian Edition, 2/E 2nd Edition Richard J. Gerrig, Philip G. Zimbardo, Serge Desmarais, Tammy Ivanco Test Bank0 out of 5
Psychology and Life is all these things. This classic text that provides a very current and research-centred approach to the introductory psychology curriculum and makes connections between the science of psychology and students’ lives to demonstrate the relevance and importance of this fascinating field. Four authors apply their expertise to achieve well-balanced coverage of the various sub-disciplines within psychology and to keep pace with the latest developments coming from international and Canadian research with this new edition.
This outstanding text provides students with the scientific tools to think critically about the information with which they are surrounded and to draw generalizations appropriate to the goals and methods of research. Discovering Psychology Viewing Guides have been added to this edition, linking video segments from the 26 part series hosted by Philip Zimbardo to the material in each chapter and providing multiple choice and essay questions to consider after viewing.
Cognition, First Canadian Edition Mark H. Ashcraft, Raymond Klein Test Bank0 out of 5
This text strives to strike a balance between basic, core material and cutting-edge topics. It uses a first person narrative to draw you in and convey the excitement of the field. It thoroughly covers the foundations of the field, then goes on to reflect the increasing use of new technologies to study memory and cognition, and to cover other important developments central to its study.
Cognitive Psychology: Mind and Brain Edward E. Smith, Stephen M. Kosslyn Test Bank0 out of 5
For courses in Cognitive Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Learning and Memory, Philosophy of Mind, and Philosophy of Psychology.
The first book that fully integrates information about the brain and neural processing into the standard curriculum in cognitive psychology.
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Evolutionary Psychology: The New Science of the Mind, 4/E 4th Edition David Buss Test Bank0 out of 5
For courses in Evolutionary Psychology.
David Buss, one of the foremost researchers in the field, has thoroughly revised his already successful text with nearly 400 new references to provide an even more comprehensive overview of this dynamic field. Using cutting-edge research and an engaging writing style, the Fourth Edition of Evolutionary Psychology ensures that your students will master the material presented.
A History of Modern Psychology, 10th Edition: Duane P. Schultz Test Bank0 out of 5
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Research Design in Clinical Psychology, 4/E 4th Edition Alan E. Kazdin Test Bank0 out of 5
In this successful text, Kazdin describes research methods in psychology and provides criteria for conducting and evaluating clinical research.
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This revised edition includes several new topics, as well as an expansion of core topics from the previous edition, which reflect the evolving nature of methodology and the proliferation of clinical research into many topic areas. Students and clinicians will gain a thorough knowledge of the entire research process from developing the idea, selecting methods, analyzing the results, and preparing the written scientific report.
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Social Psychology 5th Edition by Douglas Kenrick, Steven L. Neuberg, Robert B. Cialdini Test Bank0 out of 5
Social Psychology: Goals in Interactionreveals the motives behind social behavior—why people love, hate, lead, and follow, for example- and bridges the person and the social situation.
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Abnormal Psychology: Perspectives, 5/E 5th Edition David J.A. Dozois Test Bank0 out of 5
The Canadian experts speak: Dozois, Abnormal Psychology 5e with MySearchLab, now in full-psychedelic colour!
Abnormal Psychology: Perspectives exemplifies its subtitle by cohesively presenting the numerous individual perspectives of its expert contributors. It presents the differing psychological perspectives by discussing various relevant paradigms with emphasis on the conceptual approaches and therapeutic interventions that have garnered the most empirical support in research literature. As a ground-up Canadian text, it features indigenous case studies, legal and ethical issues, prevention programs, and ground-breaking research, as well as the history of abnormal psychology in this country.
The new edition features a new full-colour interior, coverage of the DSM-V including a disorder-by-disorder comparison with the DSM-IV, three new Canadian contributors, and a new chapter on Sexual Gender Identity Disorder. The organization, level, and features of each chapter have also been standardized to resulting in a more consistent, unified student experience.