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Psychology : an introduction

Author: Leslie Swartz; Cheryl De la Rey; Norman Duncan, (Professor of psychology); Loraine Townsend; Vivien O'Neill
Publisher: Cape Town : Oxford University Press Southern Africa, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourth editionView all editions and formats
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"Psychology: An Introduction is a comprehensive psychology textbook aimed at first year students. The 4th edition has been revised to focus on key areas of the undergraduate syllabus. The book retains its strength in providing students with a sound theoretical foundation, as well as streamlining the detail provided in the narrative introductions, research findings and relevant case studies. This gives students the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leslie Swartz; Cheryl De la Rey; Norman Duncan, (Professor of psychology); Loraine Townsend; Vivien O'Neill
ISBN: 9780199077250 0199077258
OCLC Number: 930600569
Description: xix, 616 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Part 1. Introduction to psychology --
Part 2. Developmental psychology --
Part 3. Personality --
Part 4. Brain and behaviour --
Part 5. Cognitive psychology --
Part 6. Social psychology --
Part 7. Psychology and health --
Part 8. Mental health --
Part 9. Organisational psychology --
Part 10. African and Eastern psychologies.
Responsibility: [editors] Leslie Swartz, Cheryl de la Rey, Norman Duncan, Loraine Townsend, Vivien O'Neill.

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"Psychology: An Introduction is a comprehensive psychology textbook aimed at first year students. The 4th edition has been revised to focus on key areas of the undergraduate syllabus. The book retains its strength in providing students with a sound theoretical foundation, as well as streamlining the detail provided in the narrative introductions, research findings and relevant case studies. This gives students the tools to develop their own ideas and to engage critically with the content. Psychology: An Introduction provides an excellent foundation for students pursuing careers in diverse fields, such as health, education, business, and social development." --Publisher.
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