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Psychology: Core Concepts

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"Psychology: Core Concepts""represents the marriage of great science with great teaching--Applying the principles of psychology to the teaching of psychology." Within this fourteen-chapter text, the authors focus on the core topics the majority of introductory psychology instructors cover--all while applying the principles of psychology to the teaching of psychology. "Psyc ...more
Paperback, 666 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by Allyn & Bacon (first published 1000)
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Steffi
Sep 04, 2012 Steffi rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Very much information in formulated in a way easy to understand. I didn't really read the whole book yet, just the chapters i needed for an exam and some extra! But i found it very interesting!
Sharon Tan
Dec 02, 2014 Sharon Tan rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
An introductory psychology book packed with information yet is easily digestible at the same time. Makes for a really interesting (albeit long) read, but glad I made it through nonetheless.
Stacey
Feb 11, 2011 Stacey rated it really liked it
I thought this text offered a stimulating outline and effectively illustrated the many concepts and applications of the subject for those thinking about pursuing a degree in psychology.
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Dec 17, 2008 Russell rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
It was an introductory book, of course it sucked. Most intro books suck, they never get deep into anything.
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Dr. Philip George Zimbardo is an American psychologist and a professor emeritus at Stanford University. He is president of the Heroic Imagination Project. He is known for his Stanford prison study, and authorship of various introductory psychology books and textbooks for college students, including The Lucifer Effect and The Time Paradox.
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