Description : World class clinicians, researchers, and activists present the psychological dimensions to diplomacy drawn from examples set in the United Nations, Camp David, the Middle East, Japan, South Africa, and elsewhere.
Description : A brief textbook on Psychology is a best book to understand the nature of human psychology and the science of human behavior. The book Psychology has covered the topics very well starting with introduction of psychology, functions of different parts of brain, science of psychology, psychological behavior, and mental disorders and covers other side like learning and thinking, memory, sensation and emotions while keep explain topics chapter to chapter. This book provides clear learning objectives, based on the recommended learning method which guide students and teacher through the depth and well maintain text. This book has a learning approach that engages students intensely in the study of psychology.
Description : In this, his most famous and influential work, Carl Jung made a dramatic break from the psychoanalytic tradition established by his mentor, Sigmund Freud. Rather than focusing on psychopathology and its symptoms, the Swiss psychiatrist studied dreams, mythology, and literature to define the universal patterns of the psyche.
Description : In psychology, motivation refers to the initiation, direction, intensity and persistence of behaviour. Motivation is a temporal and dynamic state that should not be confused with personality or emotion. Motivation is having the desire and willingness to do something. A motivated person can be reaching for a long-term goal such as becoming a professional writer or a more short-term goal like learning how to spell a particular word. Personality invariably refers to more or less permanent characteristics of an individual's state of being (eg: shy, extrovert, conscientious). As opposed to motivation, emotion refers to temporal states that do not immediately link to behaviour (eg: anger, grief, happiness). This book gathers new and important research in the field.
Description : This Dictionary provides biographical and bibliographical information on over 500 psychologists from all over the world from 1850 to the present day. All branches of psychology and its related disciplines are featured.
Description : This clear and lively introduction to psychology assumes no prior knowledge of the subject. Extensively revised and updated, this third edition describes psychology as it is taught at universitues. Examples are used throughout to illustrate fundamental ideas, with a self-assessment quiz focusing readers' minds on a number of intriguing psychological problems. The differences betwen psychology, psychiatry and psychoanalysis are explained, and the professions and careers associated with psychology are explored. Suggestions for further reading and useful internet sites are included.
Description : PSYCHOLOGY, 9TH EDITION, by Bernstein et al. continues to strike a balance between classical and contemporary topics with a comprehensive, research-oriented approach. The text takes an active learning approach with the use of hallmark pedagogical features such as Linkages, Focus on Research Methods, and Thinking Critically. Features new to the print program include streamlined content, integration of Positive Psychology throughout the text, and optional four-color Neuropsychology and Industrial/Organizational Psychology chapters. Leading-edge technology enhancements to the program include static and interactive eBooks; upgraded Flash-enabled Netlabs, Web tutorials, and animations; interactive Concept Maps; Active Learning and Critical Thinking Booklets; and a new DVD entitled Revealing Psychology. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Description : This volume, first published in 2001, presents research in psychological anthropology, including person-centred ethnography, activity theory, and cultural schema theory.