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Psychology: Core Concepts, Discovering Psychology Edition (with MyPsychLab CourseCompass) (5th Edition)

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*Each chapter of this briefer book focuses on the key questions and core concepts of psychology. *A wealth of instructive features, such as "Psychology in Your Life," "Using Psychology to Learn Psychology," and "Do it Yourself!" enhance student learning and retention of key psychological concepts. *The new "Discovering Psychology" edition includes a viewing guide at the en ...more
Paperback, 784 pages
Published February 25th 2007 by Allyn & Bacon
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Nguyễn Huy
Aug 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
It is a very good book. I had a really good time while reading this. There are so many useful information and very suitable for everyone.
Steffi
Jul 19, 2012 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!
Patricia
Good times.
Beka Sukhitashvili
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უნივერსიტეტში 8 თავი რაც მასწავლეს, ახლა დავამატე დანარჩენი რვაც და წავიკითხე.
Russell
Dec 17, 2008 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.
Sharon
Mar 26, 2014 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 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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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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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