Psychology Author:Douglas A. Bernstein, Alison Clarke-Stewart, Louis A. Penner, Edward J. Roy, Christopher D. Wickens The authors of this comprehensive, research-oriented text have rededicated themselves to exploring "the full range of psychology from cell to society, as free as possible from theoretical bias." The Sixth Edition emphasizes updates and improvements in applied psychologysuch as new findings in organizational and forensic psychology; culture... more » and human diversity; and behavioral genetics and evolutionary psychology.Written in a lively, contemporary style, Psychology offers a skillful balance of classic and contemporary topics. The extensive supplement package has been improved to provide complete learning and teaching solutions for instructors, students, and teaching assistants.
An improved technology package includes a student CD free with all new books; psychology quizzes powered by eduSpace (Houghton Mifflin's content delivery system); all-new, extensive PowerPoint slides available on an instructor CD or on the web; plus more depth and variety of student and instructor materials on the web site.
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