Biological Psychology
  • Author : Minna Lyons
  • Release Date : 21 March 2014
  • Publisher : Learning Matters
  • Genre : Psychology
  • Pages : 240
  • ISBN 13 : 9780857256959

Biological Psychology Book Summary

This accessible introductory text addresses the core knowledge domain of biological psychology, with focused coverage of the central concepts, research and debates in this key area. Biological Psychology outlines the importance and purpose of the biological approach and contextualises it with other perspectives in psychology, emphasizing the interaction between biology and the environment. Learning features including case studies, review questions and assignments are provided to aid students' understanding and promote a critical approach. Extended critical thinking and skill-builder activities develop the reader's higher-level academic skills.

Biological Psychology

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Author : Minna Lyons,Neil Harrison,Gayle Brewer,Sarita Robinson,Rob Sanders
Publisher : Learning Matters
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This accessible introductory text addresses the core knowledge domain of biological psychology, with focused coverage of the central concepts, research and debates in this key area. Biological Psychology outlines the importance and purpose of the biological approach and contextualises it with other perspectives in psychology, emphasizing the interaction between biology ...

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Author : Philip Winn
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Medical
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Author : G Neil Martin
Publisher : Routledge
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The Essential Psychology Series bridges the gap between simple introductory texts aimed at pre-university students and higher level textbooks for upper level undergraduates. Each volume in the series is designed to provide concise yet up-to-date descriptions of the major areas of psychology for first year undergraduates or students taking psychology ...

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Publisher : SAGE
Genre : Psychology
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Drawing on the latest exciting research, Essential Biological Psychology provides students with a solid grasp of the relationship between mind and behaviour, and a detailed understanding of the underlying structure and physiological mechanisms that underpin it. The functions of the nervous system are explained and implications for health are explored. ...

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Author : Paul Aleixo
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Psychology
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“This fantastic introduction to Biological Psychology brings the subject to life in a way that no traditional textbook can. I will certainly be recommending it.” Brian Wink, Southampton Solent University "My first reaction was that it was both imaginative and courageous. Having read it, I would add that it also ...