Featuring current research, high-quality scholarship, and an appealing design, UNDERSTANDING ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR, 11th Edition, is a balanced, clear introduction to abnormal psychology. Fully updated to reflect the new DSM-5, the new edition features the Multipath Model of Mental Disorders, which visually and conceptually explains how mental illnesses are caused. Throughout the book, a focus on resilience highlights prevention and recovery from the symptoms of various disorders. This edition also continues its emphasis on the multicultural, sociocultural and diversity aspects of abnormal psychology. The authors present material in a lively and engaging manner, connecting topics to real-world case studies, current events, and issues of particular importance and relevance to todayas college students. Overall, the book presents an evenhanded treatment of abnormal psychology as both a scientific and a clinical endeavor. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.However, there is no evidence of blocked heart arteries and most people make a full recovery within weeks ... cigarette smoking, obesity, lack of physical activity, and psychosocial factors such as depression, perceived stress, and difficult life events (American Heart Association, 2010). ... Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience .
|Title||:||Understanding Abnormal Behavior|
|Author||:||David Sue, Derald Wing Sue, Stanley Sue, Diane Sue|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-01-01|