Via 100 entries, 21st Century Psychology: A Reference Handbook highlights the most important topics, issues, questions, and debates any student obtaining a degree in the field of psychology ought to have mastered for effectiveness in the 21st century. This two-volume reference resource, available both in print and online, provides an authoritative source to serve students' research needs with more detailed information than encyclopedia entries but without the jargon, detail, or density found in a typical journal article or a research handbook chapter. Students will find chapters contained within these volumes useful as aids toward starting research for papers, presentations, or a senior thesis, assisting in deciding on areas for elective coursework or directions for graduate studies, or orienting themselves toward potential career directions in psychology.15 research methods James kalat North Carolina State University I t might be an interesting exercise, for someone who has ... It will not deal with purely anatomical, chemical, or physiological brain research unrelated to behavior. It also will not provide a how-to-do-it laboratory manual for any of the techniques. ... Different methods answer different questions. effects of BrAin dAMAge The earliest discoveries about the functions of various brain areas came from studies of damage.
|Title||:||21st Century Psychology: A Reference Handbook|
|Author||:||Stephen F. Davis, William Buskist|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2007-12-17|