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MindTap® Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Bernstein's Psychology, 10th Edition

  • Douglas A. Bernstein University of South Florida
  • ISBN-10: 1305279492  |  ISBN-13: 9781305279490
  • © 2016 | Published
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MindTap™ Psychology for Bernstein's Psychology, 10th Edition provides you with the tools you need to better manage your limited time -- you can complete assignments whenever and wherever you are ready to learn with course material specially customized for you by your instructor and streamlined in one proven, easy-to-use interface. With an array of tools and apps -- from note taking to flashcards -- you'll get a true understanding of course concepts, helping you to achieve better grades and setting the groundwork for your future courses. Access to this product is valid for 6 months of usage.

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The MindTap Learning Path guides students through readings, multimedia, and activities designed to follow the learning taxonomy from basic knowledge and comprehension up to analysis and application. By hiding, rearranging, or adding your own content, you control what students see and when they see it and match the Learning Path to your course syllabus exactly.


1. Introduction to the Science of Psychology.
2. Research in Psychology.
3. Biological Aspects of Psychology.
4. Sensation and Perception.
5. Learning.
6. Memory.
7. Thought and Language.
8. Intelligence.
9. Consciousness.
10. Motivation and Emotion.
11. Human Development.
12. Health, Stress, and Coping.
13. Personality.
14. Psychological Disorders.
15. Treatment of Psychological Disorders.
16. Social Psychology.
17. Industrial and Organizational Psychology.
18. Neuropsychology.

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  • Printed Access card

    ISBN-10: 1305279506 | ISBN-13: 9781305279506

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ISBN-10: 1305815726  | ISBN-13: 9781305815728

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ISBN-10:  1305709985 | ISBN-13:  9781305709980

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Douglas A. Bernstein

Douglas A. Bernstein is Professor Emeritus at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, where he served for many years as director of the introductory psychology program. He is currently affiliated as Courtesy Professor of Psychology at The University of South Florida, and a Visiting Professor of Psychology at The University of Southampton in the UK. Dr. Bernstein chairs the Program Committee of the National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology (NITOP), and is the Founder of the Association for Psychological Science's Preconference Institute on the Teaching of Psychology. In 2002 he received the American Psychological Foundation's award for Distinguished Teaching in Psychology.