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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 47 new and published books in the subject of General Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. How to do Research

    A Psychologist's Guide

    By Jonathan St B T Evans

    Despite the existence of a large number of research methods textbooks, until now there has not been one offering coherent discussion of or clearly outlining a 'strategy' for research. How to do Research is intended to decisively redress this imbalance. Offering practical advice on all...

    Published August 17th 2005 by Psychology Press

  2. The Research Companion

    A Practical Guide for the Social and Health Sciences

    By Petra M. Boynton

    Social science research has traditionally focused on the historical study of research methods, frequently overlooking the practical skills needed to undertake a research project. The Research Companion recognises this need for instruction in the practice of research and offers clear, honest advice...

    Published June 29th 2005 by Psychology Press

  3. Best Practices for Teaching Introduction to Psychology

    Edited by Dana S. Dunn, Stephen L. Chew

    This new book provides a scholarly, yet practical approach to the challenges found in teaching introductory psychology. Best Practices for Teaching Introduction to Psychology addresses: • developing the course and assessing student performance• selecting which topics to cover and in how much depth•...

    Published June 16th 2005 by Psychology Press

  4. Improving the First Year of College

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Robert S. Feldman

    The first year of college represents an enormous milestone in students' lives. Whether attending a four-year or two-year institution of higher education, living on campus or at home, or enrolled in a highly selective school or a college with an open-admissions policy, students are challenged in...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Psychology Press

  5. Teaching Psychology

    A Step By Step Guide

    By Sandra Goss Lucas, Sandra Goss-Lucas, Douglas A. Bernstein, Douglas A. Bernstein

    Most new psychology instructors enter their first undergraduate classrooms with little or no formal preparation for their role as a teacher. The goal of this book is to review the body of teaching research that is available as well as some of the well-accepted lore, so as to make the first foray...

    Published October 18th 2004 by Psychology Press

  6. How to Become a Clinical Psychologist

    Getting a Foot in the Door

    By Alice Knight

    Based on information gathered from assistants, trainee clinical psychologists and clinical psychology course directors across the country, How to Become a Clinical Psychologist includes: information on work experience advice on job applications and interviews details of research projects and...

    Published October 9th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Thinking Critically About Critical Thinking

    A Workbook to Accompany Halpern's Thought & Knowledge, 4th Edition

    By Diane F. Halpern, Heidi R. Riggio

    A workbook for Thought & Knowledge, Fourth Edition by Diane F Halpern, Thinking Critically About Critical Thinking, Fourth Edition is filled with new exercises to reinforce learning and practice newly acquired skills. This workbook can be purchased in a student package with Thought &...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge

  8. Thought and Knowledge

    An Introduction to Critical Thinking, 4th Edition

    By Diane F. Halpern

    This best-selling textbook, written by award-winning educator and past president of the APA, Diane Halpern, applies theory and research from the learning sciences to teach students the thinking skills they need to succeed in today's world. This new edition retains features from earlier editions...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  9. The Ethics of Teaching

    A Casebook, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia Keith-Spiegel, Bernard E. Whitley, Jr., Deborah Ware Balogh, David V. Perkins, Arno F. Wittig

    The Ethics of Teaching provides a frank discussion of the most frequently encountered ethical dilemmas that can arise in educational settings, as well as tips on how to avoid these predicaments and how to deal with them when they do occur. The goal is to stimulate discussion and raise faculties'...

    Published June 30th 2002 by Psychology Press

  10. The Teaching of Psychology

    Essays in Honor of Wilbert J. McKeachie and Charles L. Brewer

    Edited by Stephen F. Davis, William Buskist

    The Teaching of Psychology is centered around the masterful work of two champions of the teaching of psychology, Wilbert J. McKeachie and Charles L. Brewer, in order to recognize their seminal contributions to the teaching of the discipline. The book's main goal is to provide comprehensive coverage...

    Published December 31st 2001 by Psychology Press