More Details about Essentials Of Psychology Concepts And Applications 4th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Nevid J S
PublisherCengage Learning
Edition4th Edition
ISBN9781285751221
Pages688
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearDecember 2013

Description

Written in a friendly style, this brief introductory book makes the study of psychology accessible and engaging to readers with little background in the subject. Nevid's comprehensive learning system-derived from research on memory, learning, and textbook pedagogy-is featured throughout. This learning model incorporates what the author calls the "Four E's of Effective Learning"-Engaging Interest, Encoding Information, Elaborating Meaning, and Evaluating Progress. ESSENTIALS OF PSYCHOLOGY: CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS, 4th Edition, provides a broad view of psychology as well as applications of the knowledge gained from contemporary research to the problems and challenges we face in today's world.