Psychology, 14th edition
Learn more, spend less
Study simpler and faster
Use flashcards and other study tools in your eTextbook
Watch and learn
Videos & animations bring concepts to life
Listen on the go
Learn how you like with full eTextbook audio
Special partners and offers
Enjoy perks from special partners and offers for students
Find it fast
Quickly navigate your eTextbook with search
Hallmark features of this title
- A 3-pronged approach to critical thinking has been woven seamlessly throughout the narrative.
- First, the authors define what critical thinking is and what it is not.
- Next, the authors model these guidelines in their evaluations of research and popular ideas.
- Finally, students are prompted to practice what the authors have preached.
- The text reports up-to-date findings from biology and neuroscience and integrates studies of gender and culture. Throughout, the authors emphasize an inclusive overview of psychological science and a representative depiction of human nature that resonates with students from a diversity of backgrounds.
- Each chapter includes a Taking Psychology with You section that presents lessons for readers to apply to their own lives.
Published by Pearson (November 22nd 2023) - Copyright © 2024
Category: Introduction to Psychology
Table of contents
- What Is Psychology?
- How Psychologists Do Research
- Genes, Evolution and Environment
- The Brain and the Nervous System
- Sensation and Perception
- Consciousness and Sleep
- Thinking and Intelligence
- The Major Motives: Food, Love, Sex and Work
- Emotion, Stress and Health
- Development Over the Lifespan
- Social Psychology
- Theories of Personality
- Psychological Disorders
- Approaches to Treatment and Therapy
Your questions answered
Pearson+ is your one-stop shop, with eTextbooks and study videos designed to help students get better grades in college.
A Pearson eTextbook is an easy‑to‑use digital version of the book. You'll get upgraded study tools, including enhanced search, highlights and notes, flashcards and audio. Plus learn on the go with the Pearson+ app.
Your eTextbook subscription gives you access for 4 months. You can make a one‑time payment for the initial 4‑month term or pay monthly. If you opt for monthly payments, we will charge your payment method each month until your 4‑month term ends. You can turn on auto‑renew in My account at any time to continue your subscription before your 4‑month term ends.
When you purchase an eTextbook subscription, it will last 4 months. You can renew your subscription by selecting Extend subscription on the Manage subscription page in My account before your initial term ends.
If you extend your subscription, we'll automatically charge you every month. If you made a one‑time payment for your initial 4‑month term, you'll now pay monthly. To make sure your learning is uninterrupted, please check your card details.
To avoid the next payment charge, select Cancel subscription on the Manage subscription page in My account before the renewal date. You can subscribe again in the future by purchasing another eTextbook subscription.
Channels is a video platform with thousands of explanations, solutions and practice problems to help you do homework and prep for exams. Videos are personalized to your course, and tutors walk you through solutions. Plus, interactive AI‑powered summaries and a social community help you better understand lessons from class.
Channels is an additional tool to help you with your studies. This means you can use Channels even if your course uses a non‑Pearson textbook.
When you choose a Channels subscription, you're signing up for a 1‑month, 3‑month or 12‑month term and you make an upfront payment for your subscription. By default, these subscriptions auto‑renew at the frequency you select during checkout.
When you purchase a Channels subscription it will last 1 month, 3 months or 12 months, depending on the plan you chose. Your subscription will automatically renew at the end of your term unless you cancel it.
We use your credit card to renew your subscription automatically. To make sure your learning is uninterrupted, please check your card details.