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Brennan, William C.

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Works: 49 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 334 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Classifications: BF145, 150
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Most widely held works by William C Brennan
Remembering and forgetting ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the complex process of memory. Examines how experiences are translated into codes in the memory, why we forget, and how memory can be improved
Motivation and emotion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines biological and psychological aspects of motivation and emotion as seen in studies of sexual behavior and the power of optimistic beliefs
Sensation and perception ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with how we transform raw sensory data into meaningful impressions. Also focuses on the ways personal experience influences our perceptions
Health, mind, and behavior ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with a new bio-psycho-social model which is replacing the traditional biomedical model. Recent research is forcing a profound rethinking of the relationship between mind and body
Learning ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prominent researchers ₇ Pavlov, Thorndike, Watson, and Skinner ₇ have greatly influenced today₂s thinking about how learning takes place. This program examines the basic principles of classical and operant conditioning elaborated by these renowned figures
Psychopathology ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The major types of mental illness are presented. Schizophrenia, phobias, and affective disorders are described, along with the major factors that affect them ₇ both biological and psychological
The power of the situation ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program examines how our beliefs and behavior can be influenced and manipulated by other people and subtle situational forces, and how social psychologists study human behavior within its broader social context
Sex and gender ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Questions whether men and women are psychologically different or if they are similar in some ways. Also examines how sex roles reflect social values
A union of opposites ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses the yin-yang model of complementary opposites to aid in an understanding of basic principles thought to govern human nature and animal behavior
The mind awake and asleep ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Our varying levels of consciousness empower us to interpret, analyze, and direct our behavior in flexible ways. The nature of sleeping, dreaming, and altered states of consciousness are explored in this program
Psychotherapy ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program surveys the relationships among theory, research, and practice, and how treatment of psychological disorders has been influenced by historical, cultural, and social forces
Maturing and aging ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program looks at how society reacts to the last stages of life
The responsive brain ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How the brain controls behavior and conversely, how behavior and environment influence the brain's structure and functioning
The mind hidden and divided ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program shows how experiences that take place below the level of consciousness alter our moods, bias our actions, and affect our health ₇ as demonstrated in repression, discovered and false memory syndromes, hypnosis, and split-brain cases
New directions ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Features prominent psychologists who discuss new directions in research and theory in the field of psychology and possible applications. They also discuss how psychology can contribute to the quality of human life
Cognitive processes ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the cognitive processes of reasoning, planning, and problem solving
Constructing social reality ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program demonstrates how understanding the psychological processes that govern our behavior may help us to become more empathetic and independent members of society
The self ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores how psychologists systematically study the origins of self-identity and self-esteem, the social determinants of self-conceptions and society's role in shaping our ideas of who we really are
The behaving brain ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deals with the brain's structures, its biochemical reactions, and how these two affect behavior
Past, present and promise ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This introduction presents psychology as a science at the crossroads of many fields of knowledge, from philosophy and anthropology to biochemistry and artificial intelligence
 
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English (45)