Featuring a manageable format and friendly style, the new edition of this brief introductory book was written with three goals in mind: to make the study of psychology accessible and engaging to beginning students in psychology, to provide a solid grounding in the knowledge base in psychology, and to help students succeed in the course. Nevidas 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 Es of Effective Learning--Engaging Student Interest, Encoding Information, Elaborating Meaning, and Evaluating Progress. ESSENTIALS OF PSYCHOLOGY: CONCEPTS AND APPLICATIONS, 3rd 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 todayas world. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. ... As you are reading, are you also listening to music or perhaps musing about your plans for the weekend? We live in a ... hit song we just downloaded. Computers are ... Do you multitask while studyingadividing your attention between the textbook and the TV or the iPod? When it ... Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it.
|Title||:||Essentials of Psychology: Concepts and Applications|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01|