9781260042269

Psychology and Your Life with P.O.W.E.R Learning

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  • ISBN13:

    9781260042269

  • ISBN10:

    126004226X

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2019-01-08
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Table of Contents

Preface xxv 
To the Student xli 

Chapter One: Introduction to Psychology 
Module 1 Psychologists at Work 
Module 2 A Science Evolves: The Past, the Present, and the Future 
Module 3 Research in Psychology 
Module 4 Critical Research Issues 

Chapter Two: Neuroscience and Behavior 
Module 5 Neurons: The Basic Elements of Behavior 
Module 6 The Nervous System and the Endocrine System: Communicating within the Body 
Module 7 The Brain 

Chapter Three: Sensation and Perception 
Module 8 Sensing the World Around Us 
Module 9 Vision: Shedding Light on the Eye 
Module 10 Hearing and the Other Senses 
Module 11 Perceptual Organization: Constructing Our View of the World 

Chapter Four: States of Consciousness 
Module 12 Sleep and Dreams 
Module 13 Hypnosis and Meditation 
Module 14 Drug Use: The Highs and Lows of Consciousness 

Chapter Five: Learning 
Module 15 Classical Conditioning 
Module 16 Operant Conditioning
Module 17 Cognitive Approaches to Learning 

Chapter Six: Thinking: Memory, Cognition, and Language 
Module 18 The Foundations of Memory
Module 19 Recall and Forgetting 
Module 20 Thinking, Reasoning, and Problem Solving 
Module 21 Language 

Chapter Seven: Motivation and Emotion 
Module 22 Explaining Motivation 
Module 23 Human Needs and Motivation: Eat, Drink, and Be Daring 
Module 24 Understanding Emotional Experiences 

Chapter Eight: Development 
Module 25 Nature, Nurture, and Prenatal Development 
Module 26 Infancy and Childhood
Module 27 Adolescence: Becoming an Adult 
Module 28 Adulthood 

Chapter Nine: Personality and Individual Differences 
Module 29 Psychodynamic Approaches to Personality 
Module 30 Trait, Learning, Biological and Evolutionary, and Humanistic Approaches to Personality 
Module 31 Assessing Personality: Determining What Makes Us Distinctive 
Module 32 Intelligence 

Chapter Ten: Psychological Disorders 
Module 33 Normal versus Abnormal: Making the Distinction 
Module 34 The Major Psychological Disorders 
Module 35 Psychological Disorders in Perspective 

Chapter Eleven: Treatment of Psychological Disorders 
Module 36 Psychotherapy: Psychodynamic, Behavioral, and Cognitive Approaches to Treatment 
Module 37 Psychotherapy: Humanistic, Interpersonal, and Group Approaches to Treatment 
Module 38 Biomedical Therapy: Biological Approaches to Treatment

Chapter Twelve: Social Psychology 
Module 39 Attitudes and Social Cognition 
Module 40 Social Influence and Groups 
Module 41 Prejudice and Discrimination  
Module 42 Positive and Negative Social Behavior 
Module 43 Stress and Coping 

Glossary G-1 
References R-1 
Name Index NI-1 
Subject Index SI-1

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