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This new edition continues the story of psychology with added research and enhanced content from the most dynamic areas of the field—cognition, gender and diversity studies, neuroscience and more, while at the same time using the most effective teaching approaches and learning tools.
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Switching among several differing perspectives, this introductory textbook describes what scientific research has learned about the biology underlying human behavior and mental processes, changes during the life cycle, states of consciousness, learning and memory, intelligence, emotion, personality, and psychological disorders. The seventh edition adds a new section on motivation in the workplace, and a psychology timeline inside the hardcover.
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The field of psychology is always evolving. What doesn't change is David Myers' unique ability to capture the essence of psychology as it is currently understood for an uninitiated audience--the story of psychology as only David Myers can tell it. The new edition of "Psychology continues the story of psychology with a wealth of cutting-edge research and content from the most, dynamic and burgeoning areas of the field--cognition, gender and diversity studies, neuroscience, industrial/organizational psychology, and more. With the book's expanded media and supplements resources, professors can easily enhance lectures and manage their courses, while giving students the tools they need to prepare for exams and explore topics in further depth. Myers continues the tradition of previous editions to bond psychological science with a broad human perspective that engages both the mind and the heart.
This title on psychology for the undergraduate audience contains cutting-edge research and content from the dynamic and burgeoning areas of the field: cognition, gender and diversity studies, neuroscience and more, all combined with effective teaching approaches and learning tools.
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