Psychological Science

Psychological Science

Michael Gazzaniga, Todd Heatherton, and new coauthor Diane Halpern present the latest developments in psychology in an engaging, visually stimulating format. The text enhances student understanding and stimulates active learning with Halpern's unique science-of-learning pedagogical system; relevant, real world examples; and an art program tailored especially for visual learners. Instructors and students will benefit from the most integrated media package available for an introductory course.

Title:Psychological Science
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780393931198
Format Type:

    Psychological Science Reviews

  • Xander

    This is a very accessible introduction to psychology and all of its seperate fields (cognitive, social, personality and developmental psychology).Each chapter is centered on one major theme and each t...

  • Rikki

    I read several chapters from this and kind of wish I'd be assigned it again in the future. Lots of good, accessible information in a decently readable format with only a few--from what I saw or have t...

  • Psych_Panda

    For the most part, I thought this book was a great Introduction to Psychology text. It provided a good overview of major perspectives and carried this through the book, e.g., keeping an eye on the bio...

  • Fuck You

    I loved this book! Despite being a high school student, I was completely able to understand the text. With some textbooks (especially the type aimed at college courses) it tends to become a rather dre...

  • Lauransia O.

    For Psychology 101, this book helps....

  • Vanellope

    We used this textbook for my intro psych class and it was definitely not painful to read. The content was interesting and it was pretty enjoyable to read as far as textbooks go. Also very helpful....

  • Duong Doan

    A good introduction to psychology, filled with examples and keep you interested!...

  • Katie

    I'm a college student who also had to read this book for the term. I would also say it is a great book on introduction to psychology. But I will argue with those who say this is too boring for leisure...

  • Erica

    As far as textbooks go, this is a great one. I actually read all the chapters even though we were not assigned all of them, just because I enjoyed learning the material. It's presented in a way that's...

  • Jess Dietcookie

    Perfect example of a psychology text easy to follow and understand....