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A History of Psychology by
Offering a fresh, accessible, and global approach to the history of psychology provides a thorough view of psychology's progressive and evolving role in society and how its interaction with culture has developed throughout history, from ancient times through the Middle Ages and the modern period to the current millennium.
Psychology 7th Edition by
The 'bible' for students of psychology. Covers all the major domains of psychology with a final section on issues and debates.
Psychology A level Year 1 and AS by
Written by the best-selling, experienced and trusted psychology authors Mike Cardwell and Cara Flanagan. Fully revised to match the new AQA Psychology specification, for first teaching from September 2015.
The Psychology Book by
Explore the history, theories, & concepts of psychology through more than 100 groundbreaking ideas. Looking at the biggest names in psychology including William James, Sigmund Freud, and Ivan Pavlov, & unpack each psychologist's contribution to our understanding of how the mind works. From its philosophical roots through behaviorism, psychotherapy, & developmental psychology.
Sensation and Perception by
Telling the amazing story of perception -how experiences are created by your senses and how you use these experiences to interact with the environment. You might be surprised to know that although perception is easy; we see, hear, feel touch, and experience taste and smell without much effort; the mechanisms that create perceptions are both extremely complex and hidden from our view.
Do you find that important names, dates, and details tend to slip away from you? Is a spotty memory causing you trouble in your job, relationships, or your day-to-day life? This book will teach you practical hints, tips, & techniques to build up your memory banks and flex your mental muscles.
Cognitive Psychology by
A wealth of concrete examples and illustrations to help you understand the theories of cognition-driving home both the scientific importance of the theories and their relevance to your daily life.
Use COGLAB: www.CengageBrain.com containing dozens of classic experiments designed to help you learn about cognitive concepts and how the mind works.
Edexcel psychology for A level (Book 1) by
Develop your knowledge of the foundations of modern psychological understanding with this detailed textbook for AS and A level Psychology, with targeted activities and clear explanations to build practical, mathematical and problem-solving skills.
AS Psychology for AQA by
Explore cognitive, developmental, biological and social psychology, and research methods in the social sciences.
AQA A-level Psychology Book 2 by
Real life examples and practice questions ensure you learn and understand content for all the key topics with the clear, accessible style from Jean-Marc Lawton and Eleanor Willard.
Psychology Express: Developmental Psychology (Undergraduate Revision Guide) by
This revision guide provides concise coverage of the central topics within Developmental Psychology, presented within a framework designed to help you focus on assessment and exams. The guide is organised broadly chronologically, but with a topical focus in tune with the majority of courses. Sample questions, assessment advice and exam tips drive the organisation within chapters so you are able to grasp and marshal your thoughts towards revision of the main topics. Features focused on critical thinking, practical applications and key research will offer additional pointers for you in you revision process and exam preparation.
Essential Early Years by
It covers all aspects of Early Years theory and practice and child development in an accessible, comprehensive and highly readable way.
Early Childhood Studies : An Holistic Introduction
The main focus lies in the promotion of children's development, health and well-being. Poverty and cultural issues are amongst the important themes highlighted throughout the book, plus there is new material on parenting, disability and first years at school.
Where to Find Books
Here are the class numbers for Psychology resources in our libraries. The main collections are at Shena Simon, Nicholls & St John's campuses. Ask the library staff for help.
Perception, movement, emotion and drives
Mental processes and intelligence
Differential and developmental psychology
Clinical psychology/Abnormal psychology