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MindTap® Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access, 8th Edition

  • Frederick J Gravetter State University of New York, Brockport
  • Larry B. Wallnau State University of New York, Brockport
  • ISBN-10: 1285513754  |  ISBN-13: 9781285513751
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $95.00
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MindTap™ Psychology for Gravetter/Wallnau's Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, 8th Edition is the digital learning solution that helps instructors engage and transform today's students into critical thinkers. Through paths of dynamic assignments and applications that you can personalize, real-time course analytics, and an accessible reader, MindTap helps you turn cookie cutter into cutting edge, apathy into engagement, and memorizers into higher-level thinkers. Access to this product is valid for 6 months of usage.

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  • ISBN-10: 1285515676  | ISBN-13: 9781285515670

    List Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.25

  • Paperbound Edition

    ISBN-10:  1133956572 | ISBN-13:  9781133956570

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ISBN-10: 1285993403  | ISBN-13: 9781285993409

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  • Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, Loose-leaf Version
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  • MindTap® Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access
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ISBN-10:  1285925726 | ISBN-13:  9781285925721

List Price = $114.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $86.25

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  • Cengage Advantage Books: Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences, Loose-leaf Version
    List Price = $178.95  | CengageBrain Price = $178.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $134.25
  • MindTap® Psychology, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card
    List Price = $95.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $71.25


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Resources

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Instructor Supplements

Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences  (ISBN-10: 1133956572 | ISBN-13: 9781133956570)

A brief version of Gravetter and Wallnau's proven bestseller, ESSENTIALS OF STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, 8e delivers straightforward instruction, unrivaled accuracy, built-in learning aids, and a wealth of real-world examples and illustrations. The authors take time to explain statistical procedures so that students can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics. By skillfully integrating applications that reinforce concepts, they also ensure that even students with a weak background in mathematics can fully understand statistics. Illustrating how having an understanding of statistical procedures will help students comprehend published findings, the text leads readers to become savvy consumers of information. In addition, a complete supplements package supports instructors with class preparation and testing, helping maximize course success. Available with InfoTrac® Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

List Price = $279.95  | CengageBrain Price = $279.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $210.00

Student Supplements

Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences  (ISBN-10: 1133956572 | ISBN-13: 9781133956570)

A proven bestseller, ESSENTIALS OF STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, 8e gives you straightforward instruction, unrivaled accuracy, built-in learning aids, and plenty of real-world examples to help you understand statistical concepts. The authors take time to fully explain statistical procedures so that you can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics. They also take care to show you how having an understanding of statistical procedures will help you comprehend published findings--ultimately leading you to become a savvy consumer of information. In addition, a complete supplements package helps you maximize your course success. Available with InfoTrac® Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac.

List Price = $279.95  | CengageBrain Price = $279.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $210.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Frederick J Gravetter

Frederick J Gravetter is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at The College at Brockport, State University of New York. While teaching at Brockport, he specialized in statistics, research design, and cognitive psychology. Dr. Gravetter received his Bachelor's degree in mathematics from M.I.T. and his Ph.D. in psychology from Duke University. In addition to publishing several research articles, Dr. Gravetter is co-author of the best-selling STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, 10th Edition, ESSENTIALS OF STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, 9th Edition, and RESEARCH METHODS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, 5th Edition.

Larry B. Wallnau

Larry B. Wallnau is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at The College at Brockport, State University of New York. The recipient of grants and awards in both research and teaching, Dr. Wallnau has published numerous research articles primarily on the effect of psychotropic drugs. With Frederick J Gravetter, he has co-authored previous editions of STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, now in its tenth edition, and ESSENTIALS OF STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, now in its ninth edition.