Simply Psychology

Simply Psychology

Fourth edition

eBook (06 Nov 2017)

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Synopsis

Simply Psychology, fourth edition, is an engaging and reader-friendly introduction to the key principles of psychology. Organized around the major approaches to the subject, it covers biological, developmental, social, and cognitive psychology, as well as individual differences.

Supported by a wealth of colour illustrations, it provides students new to the subject with straightforward and clear explanations of all the key topics within contemporary psychology. The features spread throughout the book are designed to help readers to engage with the material and include:

  • highlighted key terms and comprehensive glossary
  • chapter introductions and summaries
  • further reading and evaluation boxes
  • structured essay and self-assessment questions
  • case-studies and examples illustrating the application of key theories

It also concludes with a practical chapter that offers students tips and advice to help them improve their study skills and get the most out of the book and their studies.

NEW FOR THE FOURTH EDITION

  • expanded coverage of abnormal psychology
  • coverage of developments in neuroscience
  • new 'In the real world' feature showing how psychology can be used in a range of professional contexts

Simply Psychology is ideal for students studying psychology for the first time, as well as those in related fields such as nursing, social work and the social sciences.

About the Publisher

Routledge

Routledge

Routledge is the world's leading academic publisher in the Humanities and Social Sciences. We publish thousands of books and journals each year, serving scholars, instructors, and professional communities worldwide. Our current publishing programme encompasses groundbreaking textbooks and premier, peer-reviewed research in the Social Sciences, Humanities, and Built Environment. We have partnered with many of the most influential societies and academic bodies to publish their journals and book series. Readers can access tens of thousands of print and e-books from our extensive catalogue of titles. Routledge is a member of Taylor & Francis Group, an informa business.

Book information

ISBN: 9781315517926
Publisher: Taylor and Francis
Imprint: Routledge
Pub date:
Edition: Fourth edition
DEWEY: 150
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 1 online resource (376 )
Weight: -1g
Height: 246mm
Width: 189mm