Authors: Michael Gazzaniga, Todd Heatherton, Diane Halpern
The best presentation of the science and applications of psychology.
Drawing on teaching and learning research, the Sixth Edition provides new tools to improve students reading, focus and self assessment.
Chapters are now divided into brief “study units,” each of which concludes with a self-test question to increase comprehension.
NEW “Putting Psychology to Work” features show students how to apply psychology concepts to future careers.
Our formative, adaptive learning tool, InQuizitive, and our online psychology labs, ZAPS 2.0, provide a hands-on approach to assessing students understanding.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1: The Science of Psychology
Chapter 2: Research Methodology
Chapter 3: Biology and Behavior
Chapter 4: Consciousness
Chapter 5: Sensation and Perception
Chapter 6: Learning
Chapter 7: Memory
Chapter 8: Thinking, Language and Intelligence
Chapter 9: Human Development
Chapter 10: Emotion and Motivation
Chapter 11: Health and Well-Being
Chapter 12: Social Psychology
Chapter 13: Personality
Chapter 14: Psychological Disorders
Chapter 15: Treatment of Psychological Disorders