Psychology : a very short introduction / Gillian Butler and Freda McManus.
By: Butler, Gillian.
Contributor(s): McManus, Freda.Material type: TextSeries: Very short introductions: 6.Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2000Description: 161 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.ISBN: 0192853813; 9780192853813.Subject(s): PsychologyDDC classification: 150 Other classification: 77.00
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Originally published: 1998.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-155) and index.
1 What is psychology? How do you study it? -- 2 What gets into our minds? Perception -- 3 What stays in the mind? Learning and memory -- 4 How do we use what is in the mind? Thinking, reasoning and communicating -- 5 Why do we do what we do? Motivation and emotion -- 6 Is there a set pattern? Developmental psychology -- 7 Can we categorize people? Individual differences -- 8 What happens when things go wrong? Abnormal psychology -- 9 How do we influence each other? Social psychology -- 10 What is psychology for?