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The psychology book /
[contributors, Catherine Collin ... [et al.]].
edition
1st American ed.
imprint
New York : DK Pub., 2012.
description
352 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
ISBN
0756689708, 9780756689704
format(s)
Book
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imprint
New York : DK Pub., 2012.
isbn
0756689708
9780756689704
abstract
All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature The Psychology Book clearly explains more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in this fascinating field of science.
catalogue key
9766239
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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"[The Big Ideas Simply Explained books] are beautifully illustrated with shadow-like cartoons that break down even the most difficult concepts so they are easier to grasp. These step-by-step diagrams are an incredibly clever learning device to include, especially for visual learners." Examiner.com
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Clearly explaining more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in the field, The Psychology Book uses accessible text and easy-to-follow graphics and illustrations to explain the complex theoretical and experimental foundations of psychology. From its philosophical roots through behaviorism, psychotherapy, and developmental psychology, The Psychology Book looks at all the greats from Pavlov and Skinner to Freud and Jung, and is an essential reference for students and anyone with an interest in how the mind works.

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