What Is Psychology? : Essentials (Paperback)

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With a strong applied focus, WHAT IS PSYCHOLOGY? ESSENTIALS, 2nd Edition, captures and holds students' attention from the first page to the last. Ellen Pastorino and Susann Doyle-Portillo, award-winning psychology professors with an infectious enthusiasm for teaching, have found that students who are curious are motivated to explore and truly learn how psychological concepts are connected. This text incorporates the authors' successful and engaging teaching approach, unlocking students' curiosity with compelling, chapter-opening stories of real people that show students how psychology affects their everyday lives. Embedded critical-thinking questions motivate students to continue making connections between personal stories, applications to their own lives, and psychological concepts they will use outside of the classroom. Diversity is addressed in every chapter through integration of issues of gender, race, culture, ethnicity, and sexuality.


Publisher Wadsworth Pub Co
Mfg Part# 9781111834159
SKU 223040830
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1111834156
Release Date 1/1/2012
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Book Format Paperback
Edition 0002
Number of Pages 0704
Publisher Wadsworth Publishing Company
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