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By Sandra E. Hockenbury, Don Hockenbury

Identify: gaining knowledge of Psychology
Hockenbury & Hockenbury
6th Edition

More than the other introductory psychology textbook, the Hockenburys’ short ebook offers the self-discipline with a special figuring out of today’s students—emphasizing its relevance and rapid impression on their lives. with no sacrificing technological know-how, the authors draw on own reviews and anecdotes to demonstrate crucial options and significant learn direction.

The Fourth version contains thousands of latest learn reports all through, with specific recognition to components of in depth present study and enduring pupil curiosity, together with neuroscience, lifespan improvement, reminiscence, and gender and tradition matters. additionally new is the dramatically greater media and supplementations package deal, delivering extra methods than ever to aid scholars make the learn of psychology part of their world.

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P. 354 • The Effects of Child Care on Attachment and Development, p. 407 • Freud Versus Rogers on Human Nature, p. , p. , p. , p. , p. 552 • Evaluating New Psychotherapies: The Case of EMDR, p. 604 Cultural Coverage As you can see in Table 1, we weave cultural coverage throughout many discussions in the text. But because students are usually unfamiliar with cross-cultural psychology, we also highlight specific topics in Culture and Human Behavior boxes. These boxes increase student awareness of the importance of culture in many areas of human experience.

Edna Ross at the University of Louisville for preparing a comprehensive and substantially revised Instructor’s Resources. • Paul DeMarco, University of Louisville; Julie Gurner, Community College of Philadelphia; Anne McCrea, Sinclair Community College; and Rachel Rogers, Community College of Rhode Island, for submitting new activities to freshen up this edition’s Instructor’s Resources. • Claudia Cochran-Miller at El Paso Community College and Marie Waung at the University of Michigan at Dearborn for their exceptional appendix on industrial/organizational psychology.

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