Part of the BPS Textbooks in Psychology series
"Psychology", published in association with the British Psychological Society, is the definitive introductory textbook for students starting their study of psychology.
This book: is written with style and authority by more than 20 leading psychologists from the UK and Australasia, in association with our editorial team; contains comprehensive and integrated coverage of all the major topics in first-year undergraduate psychology; and, also provides extensive treatment of cutting-edge applied areas such as health, organizational and forensic psychology.Each chapter helps students to understand psychology on their own terms - 'Research Close-ups' bring research to life via snapshot case studies; and 'Everyday Psychology' boxes apply real-life contexts to the basic principles.
This book includes a host of additional useful features, from chapter maps, learning objectives, expert opinions and profiles of pioneering psychologists in each subfield, to chapter summaries, revision questions, suggestions for further reading and a glossary. It is supported by an interactive website containing a multiple choice testbank, essay questions, practice questions, downloadable figures and tables, electronic chapters and lecture-by-lecture instructor support.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 580 pages, 206 illustrations
- Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/04/2005
- Category: Psychology
- ISBN: 9780631206781