Foundations of Psychology: An Introductory Text

3.91 avg rating
( 23 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780174900184: Foundations of Psychology: An Introductory Text

Suitable for A Level students and first year undergraduates, an introduction to the fundamental principles, theories and research in modern psychology. A cased edition will also be published priced at 37.50, ISBN 0 415 01560 X.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Nicky Hayes is an experienced lecturer and has written several bestselling psychology textbooks.

Review:

1. Perspectives in Psychology SECTION 1: COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY 2. Perception and Attention 3. Memory 4. Language and Literacy 5. Thinking and Representation SECTION 2: INDIVIDUALITY AND ABNORMALITY 6. Intelligence 7. Theories of Personality 8. The Medical Model of Abnormal Behaviour 9. Alternatives to the Medical Model SECTION 3: PHYSIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 10. Brain Development and Clinical Neuropsychology 11. Consciousness 12. Sensation and Parapsychology 13. Emotion and Motivation SECTION 4: SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 14. Self and Others 15. Understanding Others 16. Social Influence and Social Action 17. Attitudes, Prejudice, and Crowd Behaviour SECTION 5: DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 18. Learning and Skill Development 19. Cognitive Development and Social Awareness 20. Social Development 21. Lifespan Developmental Psychology SECTION 6: COMPARATIVE PSYCHOLOGY 22. Introducing Comparative Psychology 23. Animal Behaviour 24. Animal Communication 25. Methods and Ethics in Psychology Glossary Bibliography Index

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Nicky Hayes
Published by Nelson Thornes Ltd (1994)
ISBN 10: 017490018X ISBN 13: 9780174900184
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Nelson Thornes Ltd, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M017490018X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
256.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds