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Psychology, 6th Edition

  • James S. Nairne Purdue University
  • ISBN-10: 1111831017  |  ISBN-13: 9781111831011
  • 672 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2004, 2003
  • © 2014 | Published
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Overview

Psychology is for a reason—and one insightful book spells out all the "whys." Using a practical problem-solving approach, James S. Nairne's best-selling PSYCHOLOGY, Sixth Edition, focuses on the functions that psychological processes serve before introducing what they are and how they work as well as the application of cognitive science principles to studying and learning. This practical, real-world approach gives students the "why" before delving into the details of "what," "how," and "where." Instead of having to memorize abstract topics, students learn the function and purpose of psychology and how it applies to them--now and in the future. Each chapter is organized around a set of topics that focuses the discussion on the relevance of the material, and then demonstrates that we think and act for adaptive reasons. When students view behavior as the product of real-world problem-solving situations, psychology begins to make sense. Students are engaged as they see the connection between everyday situations and their psychological solutions--and relate material to what they already know from their own experiences. Emphasizing critical thinking and active learning, PSYCHOLOGY, Sixth Edition, teaches students how to use psychology to solve problems in their own everyday lives. Available with InfoTrac® Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

Features and Benefits

  • Study tools include Learning Goals at the beginning of major sections to help students focus on key issues as they read, and Test Yourself review questions that allow students to check their understanding as they progress through the material. In addition, Concept Review boxes appear regularly throughout the text to reinforce important points.
  • A real-world emphasis is reflected in abundant applications and examples integrated throughout the text. In addition, each chapter opens with a "What's It For" preview that explains how and why each psychological process is important in readers' lives, and concludes with a "Psychology for a Reason" feature.
  • "Practical Solutions" features in each chapter relate psychology-based solutions to real-life problems, helping students apply chapter concepts to their own lives as they sharpen their problem-solving skills.
  • An "Active Summary" section at the end of each chapter asks students to write in key words to complete summary statements about important ideas and information presented in the chapter.
  • Students have myriad opportunities to develop critical-thinking skills with more than 100 thought-provoking questions included in the margins throughout the text. These questions can also be used to prompt lively classroom discussion and debate.

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to Psychology.
2. The Tools of Psychological Research.
3. Biological Processes.
4. Human Development.
5. Sensation and Perception.
6. Consciousness.
7. Learning From Experience.
8. Memory.
9. Language and Thought.
10. Intelligence.
11. Motivation and Emotion.
12. Personality.
13. Social Psychology.
14. Psychological Disorders.
15. Therapy.
16. Stress and Health.

What's New

  • NEW pedagogical features that concentrate on the application of cognitive science principles to studying and learning have been integrated into the 6th edition to highlight the important role that retrieval plays in learning and its implications for how to study.
  • "Recall-Monitor-Recall," a new pedagogical feature at the end of each section, is designed to improve comprehension and retention by encouraging students to practice retrieval.
  • New "Practical Solutions," which illustrate the real-world relevance and application of psychology in students' lives, have been added on such topics as "Want to Do Well on the Test? Test Yourself!" and "Mirror Neurons: Solving the Other-Mind Problem."
  • Coverage on DSM and psychological disorders throughout the text has been revised to be consistent with the new DSM-5.
  • New and expanded topic coverage includes updated discussions on the "Sybil" case, achievement motivation and Maslow's hierarchy of needs, implicit versus explicit prejudice, eating disorders, decision-making heuristics, magnetic seizure therapy, facial expressions and emotion, and many other topics.
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Quizzing with Flash Cards, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305204352 | ISBN-13: 9781305204355)

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

James S. Nairne

James S. Nairne is the winner of the 2001 Charles P. Murphy award, a lifetime teaching award at Purdue University, which at the time had not been awarded to a psychologist for over 30 years. This award reflects Nairne's record of success as a committed teacher and researcher, including the receipt of Purdue's highest teaching award as well as numerous teaching awards from the psychology department and the School of Liberal Arts. Professor of psychological sciences at Purdue University in Indiana, Nairne received his undergraduate degree at UC-Berkeley and his Ph.D. in psychology from Yale University. He delivered the 2000 G. Stanley Hall address at the APA. He's an active researcher in cognitive psychology, specializing in human memory, and has published dozens of articles in professional journals. He is associate editor for Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, a past associate editor of the Journal of Human Memory and Language, and has served on numerous editorial boards.