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A dictionary of psychology

Author: Andrew M Colman
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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Includes more than 11,000 definitions, this authoritative and up-to-date dictionary covers all branches of psychology. Clear, concise descriptions for each entry offer extensive coverage of key areas including cognition, sensation and perception, emotion and motivation, learning and skills, language, mental disorder, and research methods. The range of entries extends to related disciplines including psychoanalysis,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionary
Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew M Colman
ISBN: 9780199657681 0199657688
OCLC Number: 896901441
Description: 883 pages : illustrations.
Contents: Layout of Entries ; Greek Alphabet ; The Dictionary ; Appendix 1: Phobias and phobic stimuli ; Appendix 2: Abbreviations and symbols ; Appendix 3: Web links ; Principal sources.
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: Oxford dictionary of psychology
Responsibility: Andrew M. Colman.

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An authoritative and accessible reference guide to psychology. Includes over 11,000 clear and concise definitions of a wide range of terms and concepts in psychology, psychiatry, and psychoanalysis.  Read more...

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The number and range of entries promise, and deliver, great breadth of coverage from every branch if psychology...highly recommended * Booklist * [U]seful to laypeople and professionals both * Choice Read more...

 
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