Description

This book tries to provide an in-depth introduction to the field of psychology. It introduces basic concepts, theories and methods used in psychology—the study of mental life and behavior. It adopts the stance of objective science committed to uncover the truth about human behavior. The text has been organized to help understand key concepts and ideas in a manner conducive to give an overview while keeping it interesting for the readers. Salient Features • Research Methods covers integrated psychological research processes allowing readers to see how psychologists approach and investigate important concepts. • Beyond the Headlines focuses on news headlines from all over the world illustrating varied perspectives about how the human mind works. • Making Psychology Part of Your Life demonstrates how readers can apply the presented theories into practice. • Updated references and examples provide a cross-cultural outlook to bridge the gap between Western and Indian studies in psychology. • Review Questions, Margin Glossary and Chapter Summaries enable learners to develop critical thinking skills required for this discipline. • Critical Thinking Questions at the end of each chapter facilitate the development of interpretative skills needed for this discipline.

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General Information  
Author(s)Robert A Baron
PublisherPearson
Edition5th Edition
ISBN9789332558540
Pages680
BindingPaperbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2015