9780495505358

Cengage Advantage Books: Psychology Applied to Modern Life Adjustment in the 21st Century

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  • ISBN13:

    9780495505358

  • ISBN10:

    0495505358

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Loose-leaf
  • Copyright: 1/4/2008
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Summary

Filled with comprehensive, balanced coverage of classic and contemporary research, relevant examples, and engaging applications, this text shows you how psychology helps you understand yourself and the world, and uses psychological principles to illuminate the variety of opportunities you have in your life and your future career. While professors cite this bestselling book for its academic credibility and the authors' ability to stay current with 'hot topics,' students say it's one text they just don't want to stop reading. The text and associated workbook are highly readable, engaging, and visually appealing, providing you with a wealth of material you can put to use every day.

Table of Contents

Adjusting to Modern Life
Theories of Personality
Stress and Its Effects
Coping Processes
The Self
Social Cognition and Social Influence
Interpersonal Communication
Friendship and Love
Marriage and Intimate Relationships
Gender and Behavior
Development in Adolescence and Adulthood
Careers and Work
Development and Expression of Sexuality
Psychology and Physical Health
Psychological Disorders
Psychotherapy
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