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Invitation to Psychology, Books a la Carte Edition, 5th Edition

By Carole Wade, Carol Tavris

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Jan 23, 2011


This text highlights the importance of critical thinking and the inclusion of culture and gender in the science of psychology. 


 Through lively writing and stimulating examples, the text invites students to actively explore the field of psychology and the fundamentals of critical and scientific thinking. Invitation to Psychology presents the science of psychology according to six areas of the student's experience: Your Self, Your Body, Your Mind, Your Environment, Your Mental Health, and Your Life. This unique organization engages students from the very beginning and gives them a framework for thinking about human behavior. Hallmark features of this best-selling introductory text include active learning features, an emphasis on critical thinking, a balance of classic and contemporary research, and thorough integration of culture and gender.


Note: This is the standalone book, if you want the book with access card order the ISBN below:

0205217656 / 9780205217656 Invitation to Psychology, Books a la Carte Plus NEW MyPsychLab with eText -- Access Card Package

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0205066364 / 9780205066360 Invitation to Psychology, Books a la Carte Edition

0205206514 / 9780205206513 NEW MyPsychLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card

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ISBN-10: 0-205-06636-4

ISBN-13: 978-0-205-06636-0

Format: Alternate Binding

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