Psychology

Barron's AP Psychology

Author: Robert McEntarffer

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

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Category: Psychology

Page: 368

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Provides information on scoring and structure of the test, offers tips on test-taking strategies, and includes practice examinations and subject review.
Study Aids

Barron's AP Psychology with CD-ROM

Author: Robert McEntarffer

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series

ISBN:

Category: Study Aids

Page: 400

View: 298

This updated manual presents one diagnostic test and two full-length practice tests that reflect the actual AP Psychology Exam in length, subject matter, and difficulty. All test questions are answered and explained. It also provides extensive subject review covering all test topics. Topics reviewed include research methods, the biological basis of behavior, sensation and perception, states of consciousness, learning, cognition, personality, abnormal psychology, and treatment of disorders. This manual also presents an overview of the test, extra multiple-choice practice questions, test-taking tips, and an analysis of the test’s essay question with a sample essay. Enclosed with the manual is a CD-ROM that presents two more practice tests with answers, explanations, and automatic scoring, as well as extensive subject review.
Psychology

Barron's AP Psychology

Author: Allyson J. Weseley

Publisher: Barrons Test Prep

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 393

View: 143

Provides information on the scoring and structure of the test, offers tips on test-taking strategies, and includes a total of five practice examinations between the book and CD.
Study Aids

Insider's Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psychology

Author: John C. Norcross

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN:

Category: Study Aids

Page: 442

View: 616

This resource will help you select - and get into - the graduate clinical or counseling psychology programs that meet your needs. The Insider's Guide is based on intensive research and includes information and advice not available from any other source. In-depth profiles on more than 300 accredited programs in the United States and Canada provide details on specializations or tracks, admission requirements, acceptance rates, financial aid, research areas, clinical opportunities, and more.
Psychology

Essentials of Psychology

Author: Douglas Bernstein

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN:

Category: Psychology

Page: 768

View: 835

In a concise and accessible 14-chapter format, ESSENTIALS OF PSYCHOLOGY, 5TH EDITION retains the effective features of Bernstein’s PSYCHOLOGY, 8TH EDITION and incorporates important findings from the latest research. Combining extensive pedagogical support with an emphasis on active learning, the text challenges students to learn by doing to actively participate using materials from the text and to think about what they’re learning as opposed to passively receiving written information. The text’s integrated pedagogical system helps students master the material by supporting the elements of the PQ4R (Preview, Question, Read, Recite, Review, and Reflect) study system. Hallmark features include Linkages that show how topics in psychology are interrelated, Thinking Critically sections that apply a five-question approach to one topic in each chapter, and Focus on Research sections organized around questions to help readers think objectively about research questions and results. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Study Aids

Barron's Profiles of American Colleges Northeast

Author: Barrons Educational Series

Publisher: Barrons Educational Series Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Study Aids

Page: 436

View: 778

Taken directly from the brand-new full-size 27th edition of Barron's Profiles of American Colleges, this shorter, up-to-date directory is designed for students who restrict their choice of schools to the northeastern United States. It presents complete profiles of all accredited four-year schools in Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York State, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont
Ethnopsychology

Psychology with Student Resource Access 12 Months

Author: Douglas A. Bernstein

Publisher: Cengage AU

ISBN:

Category: Ethnopsychology

Page:

View: 490

Make introductory psychology modern and accessible! Strike a balance between classic and contemporary topics and theory. The new edition of this text will engage students with local ideas and examples, within the context of psychology as an international discipline. Rich cross-cultural and Indigenous coverage is integrated throughout the text, as well as new Indigenous Psychology and Cross-Cultural Psychology chapters. There is also the continued, and unique focus throughout the text on graduate attributes for accreditation, careers in psychology and the professional discipline of psychology. Linkages features in the text knit together student understanding of psychology's sub-disciplines, and the Research sections show the how and why of research. World class learning technology available with Bernstein includes CourseMateExpress, and new MindTap Course.
Social Science

Health Inequities Related to Intimate Partner Violence Against Women

Author: Mandi M. Larsen

Publisher: Springer

ISBN:

Category: Social Science

Page: 236

View: 938

This book examines the extent to which social position impacts exposure to intimate partner violence (IPV) and whether women with IPV exposure are more vulnerable to social inequities in health. At the intersection of sociological theories on health, gender, and policy, this book explores these issues against the social policy contexts of the United States, Germany, and Norway. It applies a conceptual framework which argues that differential exposure to IPV and differential vulnerability to poor health are two primary mechanisms driving health inequities for IPV survivors. Empirical analysis reveals context-specific nuances in the interactions of social position and IPV exposure in their impact on health, and suggests that encouraging women’s economic independence and ensuring access to health care are vital policy intervention points for reducing the health inequities of IPV survivors. This book offers a cross-national comparative look at the role of social policy in the lives of IPV survivors, highlighting the effects of various policy approaches in three modern welfare states and suggesting policy implications.
American literature

Books in Print

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Category: American literature

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.