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The Resource All in the mind : psychology for the curious, Adrian Furnham, (electronic book)

All in the mind : psychology for the curious, Adrian Furnham, (electronic book)

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All in the mind : psychology for the curious
Title
All in the mind
Title remainder
psychology for the curious
Statement of responsibility
Adrian Furnham
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This publication covers important, topical, and sometimes controversial, subjects in the field of psychology in an engaging alternative to traditional student textbooks.
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  • StDuBDS
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Furnham, Adrian
Dewey number
150
Index
index present
LC call number
BF121
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Psychology
Summary expansion
All in the Mind: Psychology for the Curious, Third Edition covers important, topical, and sometimes controversial subjects in the field of Psychology in an engaging alternative or supplement to traditional student textbooks. The third edition of a successful and uniquely readable textbook - includes more than two thirds brand new material, with all retained material thoroughly revised and updated. All in the Mind, 3rd Edition offers a new and engaging way to consider key theories and approaches in psychology; providing an original alternative or supplement to traditional teaching textbooks
Target audience
specialized
Label
All in the mind : psychology for the curious, Adrian Furnham, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Chapter Descriptions vi</p> <p>Preface to the <i>Third Edition</i> viii</p> <p>Acknowledgments ix</p> <p>Some Quirky Quotes About Psychology x</p> <p>1. Introduction: Public Beliefs About Psychology 1</p> <p>2. "Untangling" Myths and Psychological Realities 15</p> <p>3. The Names and Dates That Shaped Psychology's History and Development 46</p> <p>4. Science, Pseudo]Science, and Conspiracy Theories 66</p> <p>5. The Man Called Freud 96</p> <p>6. A Guide Into Abnormal Psychology 120</p> <p>7. Psychology and Work 140</p> <p>8. Do Looks Matter? 165</p> <p>9. Judging and Nudging 190</p> <p>10. A Psychologist in the Marketplace 211</p> <p>References 235</p> <p>Further Reading 243</p> <p>Index 259</p>
Control code
AH31546044
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
288 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119161660
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
Label
All in the mind : psychology for the curious, Adrian Furnham, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
<p>Chapter Descriptions vi</p> <p>Preface to the <i>Third Edition</i> viii</p> <p>Acknowledgments ix</p> <p>Some Quirky Quotes About Psychology x</p> <p>1. Introduction: Public Beliefs About Psychology 1</p> <p>2. "Untangling" Myths and Psychological Realities 15</p> <p>3. The Names and Dates That Shaped Psychology's History and Development 46</p> <p>4. Science, Pseudo]Science, and Conspiracy Theories 66</p> <p>5. The Man Called Freud 96</p> <p>6. A Guide Into Abnormal Psychology 120</p> <p>7. Psychology and Work 140</p> <p>8. Do Looks Matter? 165</p> <p>9. Judging and Nudging 190</p> <p>10. A Psychologist in the Marketplace 211</p> <p>References 235</p> <p>Further Reading 243</p> <p>Index 259</p>
Control code
AH31546044
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
288 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on &#x32;Request Access&#x33;, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781119161660
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote

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