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Psychology

Author: Wortman, Camille B. ; Loftus, Elizabeth F. ; Marshall, MaryPublisher: Knopf, 1981.Language: EnglishDescription: 656 p. : Graphs/Ill./Photos ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0394324285Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index and glossary
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Includes bibliographical references and index and glossary

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Psychology Contents PART 1 THE SCIENCE OF PSYCHOLOGY 1 The dimensions of psychology 4 DEFINING PSYCHOLOGY, 6 PSYCHOLOGY YESTERDAY AND TODAY, 12 PSYCHOLOGY AS A VOCATION AND A PERSPECTIVE, 29 2 The methods of psychology GATHERING DATA, 36 ANALYZING DATA, 50 SELECTED METHODOLOGICAL PROBLEMS, 57 ETHICAL PRINCIPLES IN PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH, 64 34 PART 2 BIOLOGICAL AND PERCEPTUAL PROCESSES 3 Biological foundations of behavior 70 THE NERVOUS SYSTEM, 73 THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM, 81 MASTER CONTROL CENTER: THE BRAIN, 83 IN DEPTH: EXPLORING THE TWO SIDES OF THE BRAIN, 90 STUDYING BRAIN-BEHAVIOR RELATIONSHIPS, 95 THE BRAIN' S ROLE IN COMPLEX BEHAVIORS, 99 4 Sensation and perception STIMULI AND SENSATIONS, 106 THE HUMAN SENSES, 110 IN DEPTH: EXPLORING THE DEVELOPMENT OF COLOR PERCEPTION, 117 PERCEIVING A COMPLEX WORLD, 126 104 PART 3 LEARNING AND INFORMATION PROCESSING 5 Basic principles of learning 142 THE NATURE OF LEARNING, 144 CLASSICAL CONDITIONING, 146 IN DEPTH: THE GARCIA EFFECT, 149 OPERANT CONDITIONING, 153 BEHAVIOR CONTROL, 163 LEARNING AND COGNITION, 169 6 Memory and forgetting SENSORY MEMORY, 178 SHORT-TERM MEMORY, 179 LONG-TERM MEMORY, 183 IN DEPTH: STUDYING EYEWITNESS TESTIMONY, 191 THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SHORT-TERM AND LONG-TERM MEMORY, 195 THE PHYSIOLOGY OF MEMORY, 198 FORGETTING, 201 176 7 Cognition and problem solving USING CONCEPTS, 211 SOLVING PROBLEMS, 214 MAKING DECISIONS, 225 IN DEPTH: JUDGING UNCERTAIN ODDS, 228 208 PART 8 Life-span development 4 THE PROCESS OF DEVELOPMENT 238 THE PROCESS OF DEVELOPMENT, 239 COGNITIVE DEVELOPMENT, 244 IN DEPTH STUDYING HOW CONCEPTS OF CONSERVATION DEVELOP, 249 SOCIAL AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT, 257 9 Language and its development THE NATURE OF LANGUAGE, 276 HUMAN LANGUAGE AND ANIMAL COMMUNICATION, 282 HOW CHILDREN ACQUIRE LANGUAGE, 288 LANGUAGE AND THOUGHT, 294 LANGUAGE WITHOUT WORDS, 299 IN DEPTH: STUDYING NONVERBAL COMMUNICATION, 299 274 PART 5 EMOTION, MOTIVATION, AND CONSCIOUSNESS 10 Perspectives on emotion THE PHYSIOLOGY OF EMOTION, 311 THEORIES OF EMOTION, 313 EMOTIONAL REACTIONS TO CRISIS, 323 EMOTIONAL STRESS AND ILLNESS, 325 IN DEPTH: STUDYING THE NATURE OF HAPPINESS, 331 308 11 The dynamics of motivation THE DEVELOPMENT OF MOTIVATIONAL CONCEPTS, 340 EATING AND WEIGHT CONTROL, 343 IN DEPTH STUDYING THE CAUSES OF OBESITY, 346 SEXUAL BEHAVIOR, 352 STIMULUS-SEEKING AND AROUSAL, 357 LEARNED MOTIVATIONS: THE CASE OF ACHIEVEMENT, 364 338 12 The nature of consciousness DEFINING CONSCIOUSNESS, 373 SLEEP AND DREAMS, 375 HYPNOSIS, 382 THE SELF-REGULATION OF CONSCIOUSNESS, 386 DRUG-ALTERED CONSCIOUSNESS, 391 IN DEPTH: STUDYING MARIJUANA AND MEMORY, 395 372 PART 6 404 PERSONALITY AND INDIVIDUALITY 13 Personality theories and research PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORIES, 406 BEHAVIORAL AND LEARNING APPROACHES, 417 TRAIT THEORIES, 421 IN DEPTH: HOW CONSISTENT IS BEHAVIOR? 425 PHENOMENOLOGICAL APPROACHES, 428 COMPARING APPROACHES TO PERSONALITY, 432 14 Assessment and individual differences REQUIREMENTS OF A TEST, 438 THE MEASUREMENT OF MENTAL ABILITY, 442 IN DEPTH: RACIAL DIFFERENCES IN 10-THE DEBATE, 451 THE MEASUREMENT OF PERSONALITY, 457 TESTING FOR VOCATIONAL SELECTION AND COUNSELING, 463 THE ETHICS OF TESTING, 466 436 PART 7 PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS 15 Exploring abnormal behavior 472 WHAT IS ABNORMAL BEHAVIOR?, 474 APPROACHES TO ABNORMALITY, 475 CLASSIFYING PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS, 482 IN DEPTH: CRITICISMS OF CLASSIFICATION, 483 " NEUROTIC" DISORDERS, 486 AFFECTIVE DISORDERS, 490 SCHIZOPHRENIA, 497 PERSONALITY DISORDERS, 504 16 Approaches to treatment PSYCHODYNAMIC THERAPIES, 510 BEHAVIOR THERAPIES, 514 FAMILY, OR SYSTEMS, APPROACHES, 521 HUMANISTIC-EXISTENTIAL APPROACHES, 523 GROUP APPROACHES, 525 THE EFFECTIVENESS OF PSYCHOTHERAPY, 528 BIOLOGICAL APPROACHES TO THERAPY, 531 COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH, 535 IN DEPTH: THEORY AND BEHAVIOR CONTROL, 537 508 PART 17 Attitudes and social perception ATTITUDES, 546 8 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 544 PERSON PERCEPTION AND ATTRIBUTION, 555 ATTRACTION, FRIENDSHIP, AND LOVE, 563 IN DEPTH THE PSYCHOLOGY OF PREJUDICE, 568 18 Conflict and cooperation SOCIAL INFLUENCE AND INDIVIDUAL BEHAVIOR, 580 DEPTH: RESEARCH AND OBEDIENCE, 583 THE SOCIAL SIGNIFICANCE OF GROUPS, 588 AGGRESSION AND ALTRUISM, 595 ENVIRONMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY, 606 PSYCHOLOGY AND THE FUTURE, 610 578 Glossary References and name index Credits and acknowledgments Index 613 626 648 650

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