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Psychology : Principles in Practice

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9780030154492

ISBN10:
0030154499
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Pub. Date:
6/1/1999
Publisher(s):
Harcourt School
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Table of Contents

Skills Handbook xvi
UNIT 1 Introduction to Psychology 1(50)
What Is Psychology?
2(22)
Why Study Psychology?
4(4)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Parapsychology: Psychology or Not?
7(1)
What Psychologists Do
8(4)
A History of Psychology
12(6)
Exploring Diversity: Bringing Diversity into Psychology
15(3)
Contemporary Perspectives
18(6)
Review
22(2)
Psychological Methods
24(27)
Conducting Research
26(3)
Surveys, Samples, and Populations
29(5)
Exploring Diversity: Representing Human Diversity in Research
32(2)
Methods of Observation
34(6)
The Experimental Method
40(4)
Ethical Issues
44(7)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Hawthorne Plant Study: A Flawed Experiment
45(3)
Review
48(2)
Unit 1 Review
50(1)
UNIT 2 Body and Mind 51(74)
Biology and Behavior
52(24)
The Nervous System
54(5)
The Brain: Our Control Center
59(8)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Is Phineas Gage Still the Same Man?
65(2)
The Endocrine System
67(2)
Heredity: Our Genetic Background
69(7)
Readings in Psychology: Does Heredity Determine Our Personalities?
73(1)
Review
74(2)
Sensation and Perception
76(26)
Sensation and Perception: The Basics
78(2)
Vision
80(5)
Psychology in the World Today: Sonic Navigation Systems
82(3)
Hearing
85(3)
Other Senses
88(5)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Compensating for Lost Senses: Helen Keller's Story
90(3)
Perception
93(9)
Review
100(2)
Consciousness
102(23)
The Study of Consciousness
104(2)
Sleep and Dreams
106(6)
Meditation, Biofeedback, and Hypnosis
112(4)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Taking Psychology to Heart Through Biofeedback
114(2)
Drugs and Consciousness
116(9)
Exploring Diversity: Multicultural Perspectives on Consciousness
119(3)
Review
122(2)
Unit 2 Review
124(1)
UNIT 3 Learning and Cognition 125(100)
Learning
126(26)
Classical Conditioning
128(7)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Story of Little Albert
134(1)
Operant Conditioning
135(10)
Readings in Psychology: B. F. Skinner: Theories of Control
143(2)
Cognitive Factors in Learning
145(2)
The PQ4R Method: Learning to Learn
147(5)
Review
150(2)
Memory
152(24)
Three Kinds of Memory
154(1)
Three Processes of Memory
155(5)
Three Stages of Memory
160(7)
Psychology in the World Today: Eyewitness Testimony
165(2)
Forgetting and Memory Improvement
167(9)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Case of H.M.
171(3)
Review
174(2)
Thinking and Language
176(28)
What Is Thinking?
178(1)
Problem Solving
179(10)
Reasoning
189(2)
Decision Making and Judgment
191(4)
Language
195(9)
Exploring Diversity: Language and Culture
197(3)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Washoe and Kanzi: Chimps with Language?
200(2)
Review
202(2)
Intelligence
204(21)
What Is Intelligence?
206(5)
Psychology in the World Today: Artificial Intelligence
209(2)
Measurement of Intelligence
211(4)
Differences in Intelligence
215(3)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Exceptional Creator
217(1)
What Influences Intelligence?
218(7)
Review
222(2)
Unit 3 Review
224(1)
UNIT 4 Development 225(72)
Infancy and Childhood
226(24)
The Study of Development
228(2)
Physical Development
230(3)
Social Development
233(8)
Psychology in the World Today: The Importance of Being a Father
238(3)
Cognitive Development
241(9)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Story of the Cups
245(3)
Review
248(2)
Adolescence
250(22)
Physical Development
252(4)
Exploring Diversity: Rites of Passage
255(1)
Social Development
256(4)
Identity Formation
260(4)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Working Teens
261(3)
Challenges of Adolescence
264(8)
Review
270(2)
Adulthood
272(25)
Young Adulthood
274(6)
Readings in Psychology: Love Stories
277(3)
Middle Adulthood
280(4)
Late Adulthood
284(7)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Making the Most of Old Age
289(2)
Death and Dying
291(6)
Review
294(2)
Unit 4 Review
296(1)
UNIT 5 Personality 297(86)
Motivation and Emotion
298(22)
The Psychology of Motivation
300(3)
Biological Needs: Focus on Hunger
303(3)
Psychological Needs
306(5)
Emotions
311(9)
Psychology in the World Today: Do Lie Detectors Really Detect Lies?
313(4)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Schachter-Singer Experiment
317(1)
Review
318(2)
Theories of Personality
320(22)
The Trait Approach
322(2)
The Psychoanalytic Approach
324(8)
Case Studies and Other True Stories The Case of Little Hans: A Mystery in Vienna
328(4)
The Learning Approach
332(2)
The Humanistic Approach
334(3)
Readings in Psychology: Watson and Rogers: At Opposite Ends of the Theory Spectrum
336(1)
The Sociocultural Approach
337(5)
Review
340(2)
Psychological Tests
342(20)
What Are Psychological Tests?
344(3)
Psychology in The World Today: Would You Tell Your Problems to a Computer?
346(1)
Measuring Achievement, Abilities, and Interests
347(3)
Personality Tests
350(5)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: What Personality Type Are You?
353(2)
Taking Tests
355(7)
Review
360(2)
Gender Roles
362(21)
What Are Gender Roles?
364(2)
Gender Differences
366(6)
Readings in Psychology: Gender Differences in Intimacy and Independence
369(3)
Gender Typing
372(5)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: What Children Learn From Television
375(2)
Variation in Gender Roles
377(6)
Review
380(2)
Unit 5 Review
382(1)
UNIT 6 Health and Adjustment 383(74)
Stress and Health
384(24)
What Is Stress?
386(6)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Ten Doorways to Distress
391(1)
Responses to Stress
392(3)
Physical Effects of Stress
395(3)
Psychological Factors and Health
398(5)
Exploring Diversity: Cultural Differences in Diet and Health
400(3)
Ways of Coping with Stress
403(5)
Review
406(2)
Psychological Disorders
408(26)
What Are Psychological Disorders?
410(5)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity
412(3)
Anxiety Disorders
415(5)
Readings in Psychology: The Boy Who Couldn't Stop Washing
418(2)
Dissociative Disorders
420(1)
Somatoform Disorders
421(2)
Mood Disorders
423(3)
Schizophrenia
426(3)
Personality Disorders
429(5)
Review
432(2)
Methods of Theorapy
434(23)
What Is Therapy?
436(5)
The Psychoanalytic Approach
441(3)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: The Transference Relationship
443(1)
The Humanistic Approach
444(2)
Exploring Diversity: Therapy and Culture
445(1)
Cognitive Therapy and Behavior Therapy
446(5)
Biological Therapy
451(6)
Review
454(2)
Unit 6 Review
456(1)
UNIT 7 Social Psychology 457(42)
Social Cognition
458(20)
Attitudes
460(2)
Persuasion
462(3)
Prejudice
465(3)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Being Black in America
467(1)
Social Perception
468(4)
Psychology in the World Today: What Can Be Done About Prejudice?
469(3)
Interpersonal Attraction
472(6)
Review
476(2)
Social Interaction
478(21)
Group Behavior
480(4)
Case Studies and Other True Stories: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Nonviolent Action
483(1)
Conformity
484(3)
Obedience
487(3)
Aggression
490(4)
Readings in Psychology: Conformity and Individual Choice
493(1)
Altruism
494(5)
Review
496(2)
Unit 7 Review
498(1)
Appendix 499(52)
Statistics
500(7)
Careers in Psychology
507(8)
The Psychologist's Bookshelf
515(30)
Ethical Principles of Psychologists
545(6)
Glossary 551(12)
Index 563(21)
Acknowledgments 584


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