Discussing the late Scott Lilienfeld’s inspiration and vision for teaching psychology
Join Drs. Steven Jay Lynn, and Laura Namy as they discuss their own successes with fostering student engagement and learn about their dedication to inspiring students to reason with evidence.
Dr. Steven Jay Lynn, Binghamton University (SUNY)
Dr. Laura L. Namy
Remembering Scott Lilienfeld, friend and colleague who passed away in Fall 2020. Join longtime co-authors Steven Lynn & Laura Namy as they share their experiences working with Dr. Lilienfeld as they were developing their well-known intro to psychology title, Psychology From Inquiry to Understanding. Retrace the steps of the book's origin, hear about their own successes with fostering student engagement, learn about their dedication to inspiring students to reason with evidence, and get a glimpse into the numerous enhancements that have been made to the upcoming 5th edition. Some highlights include expanded coverage on replicability and the Open Science movement, a new emphasis on "Generalizability" as a key scientific thinking principle, a new chapter on "Thinking, Language, and Intelligence," and new references and framing to reflect the current state of science and society.