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Psychology : the science of mind and behaviour

Author: Richard D Gross
Publisher: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Biological basis of behaviour and experience - Sensory and cognitive processes - Social behaviour - Developemental processes - Individual differences - Roger Sperry & the split brain.
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Genre/Form: Einführung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Gross
ISBN: 0340647620 9780340647622
OCLC Number: 36131081
Description: xii, 948 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. What is this thing called psychology? --
2. Theoretical approaches to psychology --
3. Psychology as a science --
4. The nervous system --
5. Sensory processes --
6. Parapsychology --
7. States of consciousness and bodily rhythms --
8. Substance dependence and abuse --
9. Motivation --
10. Emotion --
11. Learning and conditioning --
12. Application : health psychology --
13. Attention and performance --
14. Pattern recognition --
15. Perception : processes and theories --
16. The development of perceptual abilities --
17. Memory and forgetting --
18. Language, thought and culture --
19. Language acquisition --
20. Problem-solving, decision-making and artificial intelligence --
21. Application : cognition and the law --
22. Social perception --
23. Attribution --
24. Attitudes and attitude change --
25. Prejudice and discrimination --
26. Conformity and group influence --
27. Obedience --
28. Interpersonal relationships --
29. Aggression and antisocial behaviour --
30. Altruism and prosocial behaviour --
31. Application : the social psychology of sport --
32. Early experience and social development --
33. Development of the self-concept --
34. Cognitive development --
35. Moral development --
36. Gender development --
37. Adolescence --
38. Adulthood --
39. Old age --
40. Application : exceptional development --
41. Intelligence --
42. Personality --
43. Psychological abnormality : definitions and classification --
44. Psychopathology --
45. Treatments and therapies --
46. Application : criminological psychology --
47. Bias in psychological theory and research --
48. Ethical issues in psychology --
49. Free will and determinism, and reductionism --
50. Nature and nurture.
Responsibility: Richard D. Gross.

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