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Exploring Psychology

Exploring Psychology - 9th edition

Exploring Psychology - 9th edition

ISBN13: 9781429266796

ISBN10: 1429266791

Exploring Psychology by David G. Myers - ISBN 9781429266796
Edition: 9TH 14
Copyright: 2014
Publisher: Worth Publishers, Inc.
Published: 2014
International: No
Exploring Psychology by David G. Myers - ISBN 9781429266796

ISBN13: 9781429266796

ISBN10: 1429266791

Edition: 9TH 14

Summary

The new ninth edition merges the rigor of science with a broad human perspective to provide a state-of-the-art introduction to psychology. From vivid presentation and intense attention to detail, to research-based study aids and media learning tools, the inviting, authorial voice of David Myers speaks to the life experiences of all students. New features include: * New study system based on learning and memory research * Over a thousand new research citations - informed by the author's meticulous, ongoing review of the current scientific literature * New chapter on Gender and Sexuality - includes new and significantly reorganised and updated discussions of gender and sexuality research * Enhanced coverage of clinical psychology * New contributor - Nathan Dewall, University of Kentucky - DeWall assisted with the 'Need to Belong' section in Chapter 10, Motivation and Emotion; the 'Personal Control' discussion in Chapter 11, Stress, Health, and Human Flourishing; and the 'Aggression' discussion in Chapter 13, Social Psychology * New time management section - a new preface helps students maximize their study time * Beautiful new design and contemporary photo programme - this new look provides a modern visual context for the book's up-to-date coverage.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Features Preface About the Authors Ch. 1 The Concept and Changing Environment of Foreign Policy 1 Ch. 2 The Context of Foreign Policy: The Cold War 27 Ch. 3 Beyond the Cold War 63 Ch. 4 The President 93 Ch. 5 The Role of Executive Agencies 131 Ch. 6 The Congress 161 Ch. 7 Coordinating the Players 195 Ch. 8 Outside Influences I: Interest Groups and Think Tanks 225 Ch. 9 Outside Influences II: The Public and the Media 251 Ch. 10 Security in a Changed World 277 Ch. 11 America in a Globalizing Economy 303 Ch. 12 Emerging Issues in an Interdependent World 327 Ch. 13 Case Studies: FSX and Desert Storm 355 Ch. 14 Looking toward the Future 381 Index 393