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A student's dictionary of psychology

Author: Nicky Hayes
Publisher: London : Hodder Education, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Fifth editionView all editions and formats
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This is an essential reference for all undergraduate psychology students and all those studying psychology for the first time, including related disciplines such as health care and social sciences.
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hayes, Nicky.
Student's dictionary of psychology.
(OCoLC)794136571
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicky Hayes
ISBN: 9781134655069 1134655061 1444176730 9781444176735
OCLC Number: 864899648
Notes: Previous edition: 2003.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 325 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; About the authors; Common abbreviations; A-Z of Psychology; A; ABBA design; aberrant; ability; ability tests; ablation; abnormal; abnormal psychology; abreaction; abscissa; absolute refractory period; absolute threshold; abstract thought; abuse; accent; accommodation; account analysis; accounts; acetylcholine; achievement; achievement motivation; achievement test; achromatic colours; acoustic; acoustic store; acquired dyslexia; acquisition; acronym; ACTH; acting out; action pattern; action potential. Action researchaction research cycle; action-specific energy; actor-observer effect; actualizing tendency; acuity; adaptation; addiction; ADHD; adipose; adipsia; adjustment; adolescence; adoption studies; adrenaline; adrenergic pathway; aesthetics; aetiology; affect; affectionless psychopathy; affective disorder; affective domain; afferent neurone; affiliation; affiliative needs; affordances; afterimage; age regression; agentic state; aggression; agnosia; agonist; agoraphobia; aha! experience; AI; alarm reaction; alcoholic; alexia; alexythyia; algorithm; alienation; alienist. All-or-none principleallele; alpha; alpha level; alpha male; alpha waves; altered states of awareness; alternate-forms method; altruistic behaviour; Alzheimer's syndrome; amacrine cells; ambiguous; ambivalence; ambivert; Ames room; Ameslan; amnesia; amphetamine; amphetamine psychosis; amygdala; anaclitic depression; anagram; anal stage; analogue; analysand; analysis; analysis-by-synthesis; analysis of variance (ANOVA); analytical psychology; anchoring; androcentrism; androgens; androgyny; anecdotal evidence; anencephalic; angst; angular gyrus; animism; anodyne; anomaly; anorexia nervosa. ANOVAANOVA interaction diagram; ANOVA model of attributions; anoxia; ANS; antabuse; antagonistic; antecedent; antecedent variables; antenatal; anterograde amnesia; anthropology; anthropometric; anthropomorphism; anticipation; anticipatory schema; antidepressants; antilocution; anti-positivism; anti-social personality disorder; anxiety; anxiety disorder; anxiolytic drugs; apathy; aphagia; aphasia; apnoea (apnea); apparent motion; appeasement gesture; apperception; apperceptive agnosia; appetitive behaviour; applied psychology; apprehension; approach-avoidance conflict; apraxia; aptitude. Aptitude testarchetypes; arousal; arrhythmic; artefact (artifact); articulation; articulatory loop; articulatory suppression; artificial insemination; artificial intelligence (AI); artificial neural network (ANN); Asch effect; assertion training; assimilation; association; association cortex; associative agnosia; associative learning; assortative mating; assumption; astigmatism; asymmetrical; attachment; attainment test; attention; attention deficit disorder (ADD); attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD); attenuation; attitude; attribution; attribution theory; attributional error.
Responsibility: Nicky Hayes and Peter Stratton.

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With over 2400 entries, this comprehensive student dictionary provides clear definitions and explanations of the key concepts from all areas of psychology.  Read more...

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