I have an above average I and I ve always been interested in psychology I have studied a good bit of it but some of the areas in the book are difficult to follow Not most of them but a few topics I had to read multiple times and I still didn t understand what point they were trying to makeI was stuck between 3 and 4 stars because I m disappointed in the book as a whole But I m still glad I bought It Most The Ideas Most the ideas are very interesting But they are of a starting point than simple explanation of the whole idea Some of them are so specific I think
It Would Be Hard To would be hard to up with Google to learn about the topic That being said I have learned concepts that I didn t know existed It definitely covers a lot not all areas of psychologyI ve included photos of Contents Sorry about the highlighting As ou can see some of the chapters have a silly title that don t make sense until ou read it Like The magical number 7 plus or minus 2 This is a book that very few people will read cover to cover You would most likely fall asleep I found it most satisfying to read topics I thought might relate to me I also skimmed through some of the chapters with a title that made no sense Like the Dormez chapter is about hypnosis There were also a lot of concepts that had nothing to do with the titleI don t know I think this book must ve been written for a very specific person because it wasn t what I expected The Big Ideas Simply Explained is like A Little Taste of Big specific IdeasAnother disappointment to me was that a Lot Of The Studies of the studies as evidence were made between the 1950 s 1970 s For example the concept about child development between infant and mother The idea was that in the first two ears of life if child and mother didn t create an attachment or if the mother was detached the child would suffer from emotional How does memory work Who is the distractor in Être psychomotricien: Un métier du présent, un métier d'avenir (Trames) your family What was the car crash experimentThis book isour visual guide to the complex and fascinating world of human behaviour Discover how we learn become emotionally bonded with others and develop coping mechanisms to deal with adversity or conform in a group Get to know. Roblems that appeared during adulthood Not able to make one on one relationships or attachments with one person This bond could not be replaced by the father because the father was hardwired to be the provider back in the 50s through 70s it was uncommon for mother to be a provider Therefore there couldn t have been sufficient studies on families where mother was a primary provider Which we all know that is the case often with families today Plus a LOT of single parent familiesOf course this book is based simply on ideas from specific experiments and studies A lot of the topics in the book don t give a lot of evidence as to why the psychologist believes one way or the other just THAT HESHE DOES BELIEVE ITIT S heshe DOES believe itIt s a good book in my opinion It s a good way to come to our own conclusions or look further into each idea It s just not a hard facts kinda book which I guess is what I was looking for Ideas is the main word hereUPDATE The I read into this book the I realize that this book would be PERFECT for small group discussions Maybe in like a classroom *setting It s kinda painful to read this alone because a lot of the topic s conclusions are *It s kinda painful to read this alone because a lot of the topic s conclusions are on preferences and opinions I m sitting
here in my mind like No way how could someone think that And I end up telling in my mind like No way how could someone think that And I end up telling side of the story to my husband who has no idea what I m going on about There s dud topics in this book than there should be but there s few that are really interesting and get ou to THINKI hope my review was helpful to ou I would probably buy the book again if I could just with different expectations Very large books but I LOVE this style The pictures the descriptions I am very visual and have a hard time comprehending when reading but with the added colors and pizzazz to the pages it keeps me entertained and wanting to learn Absolutely remarkable. Key thinkers from Freud and Jung to Elizabeth Loftus and Melanie Klein and follow charts and timelines to make sense of it all and see how one theory influenced anotherWith pithy explanations of different schools of psychology including psychotherapy cognitive psychology and behaviourism this is an ideal reference whether. .
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Book details all aspects on subject This is my kind of book I am always furthering my education beyond what I am learning at University Because I am still in college and reading constantly I really appreciate the format of this book It is organized by the different divisions of psychology from social to child and within are the most significant people theories experiments and concepts in a short story format This makes it easy to learn a lot of information on limited time This book is to the point on each subject and filters though unnecessary information and gives ou what ou need to know right away unnecessary information and gives ou what Intégration motrice et développement psychique : Une théorie de la psychomotricité (Re-Connaissance) you need to know right away can enjoy learning new things outside my coursework because this book gives information in this short story format I have taken a couple of courses in psychology but this book does not reuire the reader to have previous information in psychology in order to appreciate the knowledge the book contains After this book I bought the religions and philosophy book by this publisher and will buy the business one as well when it comes out Overall for the learner who is limited on time this and others by the publisher are forou If Découvrir les cinq sens avec des albums you want something that is specific get something else because this one is an overview of all Good I got this for my boyfriend for Valentine s Day lastear 21418 and he loves it I ve read it too and it s very understandable and interesting enough to keep Body Learning: An Introduction to the Alexander Technique you reading I ve read psychology books at college level and this is much engaging than a textbook ifou want an overview of comprehensive basic terminology and concepts We got our son all the books from this line Sociology psychology economics history and philosophy They are great and easy to follow with lots of graphs and pictures Our son is a freshman in high school and has no problem following the chapters Great for reference as well. You're a student or a general reader It's Differential Diagnosis for Physical Therapists : Screening for Referral your authoritative guide to over 100 key ideas theories and conditions including the collective unconscious the selfish gene false memory psychiatric disorders and autismIfou're fascinated by the human mind The Psychology Book is both an invaluable reference and illuminating rea.