Psychology in Action

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9780471136682: Psychology in Action

This comprehensive introduction to psychology integrates critical thinking exercises and SQ4R. Its applied focus enlivens practical applications to make psychology relevant.

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A bestselling text emphasizing active learning through the integration of critical thinking exercises and SQ4R. Its engaging writing style and approachable, applied focus enliven practical applications to make psychology relevant to students. This edition features timely and in-depth coverage of gender and cultural diversity issues and highlights physiology, cognition, evolutionary theory and research methodology.

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No other introductory psychology text does a better job evoking the "eureka effectg"--the feeling you get when the lightbulb turns on and you suddenly understand.

Users have consistently praised PSYCHOLOGY IN ACTION for its outstanding pedagogy,  accessible presentation, and balanced coverage. Take a look at what reviews are saying:

  • "I remain quite impressed by the high degree of professional accomplishment achieve by the author in this work.:—DAVID MCDONALD, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • "The author's writing style was stimulating, clear and understandable...I also appreciate the author's sense of humor, Understandable, yes, Engaging, absolutely"—MICHELLE MERVIN, University of Tennessee, Martin
  • "The three greatest strengths of this text are that the writing style is easy-going, factual, informative. The definitions are good, the text is accurate, the references are very recent. I like this text a lot."—LILLIAN RANGE, University if Southern Mississippi

Now thoroughly revised, updated, and enhanced, the new Sixth Edition of PSYCHOLOGY IN ACTION   builds upon the success of Huffman's active-learning approach, while expanding coverage in cutting-edge areas, such as neuroscience, biology, and genetics. The Sixth Edition also features an improved pedagogical design and art program, and more coverage of gender and cultural diversity.

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