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Human Relations: A Game Plan for Improving Personal Adjustment, 5th edition

  • Loren Ford
  • Judy A. Arter

Published by Pearson (February 3rd 2012) - Copyright © 2013

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Human Relations: A Game Plan for Improving Personal Adjustment

ISBN-13: 9780205233052

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A lively and engaging introduction to Human Relations In this much-anticipated 5th edition, Loren Ford and Judith Arter captivates students by engaging them in questions and exercises designed to stimulate active learning and critical thinking.


KEY TOPIC: Learning Objectives at the beginning of each chapter highlight the most important points in the chapter and help students organize their note-taking."What and Why" questions and "When, Where, and How" questions encourage different types of thinking and reflection.


MARKET: For individuals interested in improving human relations.

Table of contents



Part I: Learning About Yourself


Chapter 1 Basic Principles and Communication

Chapter 2 Self-Awareness

Chapter 3 Personality and Comfort Zones

Chapter 4 Emotions and Stress Management


Part II: Learning About Interactions with Others


Chapter 5 Family Influences

Chapter 6 Social Influence and Group Behavior

Chapter 7 Developing Close Relationships

Chapter 8 Human Sexuality


Part III: Learning About Adjustment in Life


Chapter 9 Health, Wellness, and Coping Skills

Chapter 10 Lifespan Development and Transitions

Chapter 11 Positive Living and Life Satisfaction

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