A thorough introduction to college level psychology focusing on the development of critical thinking skills. Culture and gender issues are well-integrated into the text rather than being tacked on, as all-too-often occurs. Includes abundant pedagogical tools including provocative questions, chapter reviews, demonstrations and mini-studies, tables contrasting theories and concepts, quizzes, and plentiful and compelling color illustrations.
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In addition to presenting a comprehensive and truly engaging overview of the diverse field of psychology, Wade and Tavris' Psychology, Seventh Edition goes further. Through careful and systematic presentation, modeling, and reinforcement of good scientific and critical thinking, Wade and Tavris' aim is to assess and clarify matters of direct relevance to human health, well-being, and happiness. Chapter topics deal with an introduction to psychology, biology and behavior, the environment and behavior, thinking and feeling, the developing person, and health and disorder. MARKET For individuals interested in the human psychology.About the Author:
Carole Wade is affiliated with the Dominican University in California. Her Ph.D. is in cognitive psychology and her areas of interest include gender, ethnicity and a focus on the teaching and development of critical thinking skills. Carol Tavris earned her Ph.D. in social psychology and as a writer and lecturer focuses on educating the public about the importance of critical and scientific thinking in psychology. Dr. Wade and Dr. Tavris are Fellows of the American Psychological Association and charter members of the American Psychological Society.
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Book Description Joanna Cotler Books, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0060449241
Book Description Joanna Cotler Books, 1987. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060449241