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Psychology in Minutes free pdf To what extent is memory based on mood? Why do we compare ourselves to others? Are there different types of intelligence? How do we change with age? This book answers all these questions and many more in 200 short and accessible essays.From Pavlov's dogs to experimental ethics and from the development of personality to cognitive behavioral therapy, this book will take you from the foundations of psychological thought to modern-day applications, drawing on recent research and established theories. Each essay is accompanied by an illustration or diagram to help unravel complex ideas.The principles of psychology apply to each and every one of us as they shed light on everything from our childhood development to our interaction with others--and "Psychology in Minutes "is the perfect insight to this fascinating subject.Contents include: Behaviorism, Experimental ethics, Problem solving, Illusions and paradoxes, Dream analysis, Management and leadership, Compliance and conformity, Attitudes and prejudices, Attraction, Moral development, Gender development, The big five personality traits, Classification of mental disorders, Criticisms of psychoanalysis, Positive psychology, Advertising and the media and The working environment.

About Marcus Weeks

Marcus Weeks has written numerous books, such as "How Many Molehills in a Mountain?: Measuring What You Don't Know in Terms of What You Do" and "Music: A Crash Course," and contributed to many titles for Dorling Kindersley, including "The Philosophy Book, the Millennium Encyclopedia," and both "Science" and" Art" in 'The Definitive Visual Guide' series.

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Author : Marcus Weeks
Publisher : Quercus Books
Data Published : 04 August 2015
ISBN : 1623654831
EAN : 9781623654832
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 416 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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