Each chapter of this briefer bookfocuses on the key questions and core concepts of psychology. A wealth of instructive features, such as ;Psychology in Your Life, ; ;Using Psychology to Learn Psychology, ; and ;Do it Yourself! ;enhance student learning and retention of key psychological concepts. The new " Discovering Psychology" edition includes a viewing guide at the end of each chapterthat offers activities tied to the "Discovering Psychology" video series. Icons in the text alert students to relevant videos online(which they access via MyPsychLab).
Table of Contents
Preface. Mind, Behavior, and Science. Biopsychology. States of Mind. Psychological Development. Sensation and Perception. Learning. Memory. Thinking and Intelligence. Emotion and Motivation. Stress, Health, and Well-Being. Personality. Psychopathology. Therapies for Mental Disorder. Social Psychology. Appendix: Understanding Graphs and Statistics.