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The new edition helps psychologists reflect on the ways in which psychology relates to every day lives and the important roles that it can play in helping people adjust to the challenges faced. It integrates a new Psychology and Modern Life feature throughout the chapters that focuses on emerging research in positive psychology that addresses the question, "What Makes People Happy?" The book also includes the latest research findings and scientific developments in a way that makes them interesting and accessible. In addition, a Psychology in Daily Life feature helps psychologists see how psychological knowledge discussed in the chapter can be applied to modem life.
Table of Contents
|Psychology and the Challenges of Life|
|Stress: What Is It and How to Manage It?|
|Psychological Factors and Health|
|Developing Healthier Behaviors|
|The Self in a Social World|
|Social Influence: Being Influenced By- And Influencing- Others|
|Therapies: Ways of Helping|
|Gender Roles and Gender Differences|
|Interpersonal Attraction: Of Friendship and Love|
|Relationships and Communication: Getting From Here to There|
|Adolescent and Adult Development: Going Through Changes|
|The Challenges of the Workplace|
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