By Richard C. Atkinson, Ernest Hilgard
This fifteenth variation of Atkinson & Hilgard s advent to Psychology keeps all of the characteristics that have confirmed it as one of many major psychology textbooks of the final 50 years: an obtainable student-centered process, a prepared information of the most recent learn advancements, and an intensive figuring out of the vintage landmark stories that have formed psychology as an instructional self-discipline. overlaying all significant components of psychology, this article examines the theories, examine and concepts that underpin the topic, supplying scholars with an interesting and rigorous creation to psychology. by way of continually pertaining to mental thoughts to lifestyle, and drawing from an across the world different variety of study, this version remains to be the appropriate, dynamic introductory textual content for college students all over the world. beneficial properties contain: innovative learn A vignette in each one bankruptcy highlighting contemporary examine; Seeing each side contrasting essays on the finish of every bankruptcy debating a specific aspect or notion from divergent views; meantime summaries on the finish of subsections, severe considering Questions designed to advised debate and research; and notion overview Tables which condense concepts/terminology into simply digestible chunks.