How to Think Straight about Psychology

For introductory psychology courses at two year or four year institutions. Also for specialty classes throughout the discipline that focus on critical thinking, science vs. pseudoscience, and discrimating valid research in the field. Keith Stanovich's widely used and highly acclaimed book helps students become more discriminating consumers of psychological information, helping them recognize pseudoscience and be able to distinguish it from true psychological research. Stanovich helps instructors teach critical thinking skills within the rich context of psychology. It is the leading text of its kind. How to Think Straight About Psychology says about the discipline of psychology what many instructors would like to say but haven't found a way to.

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  • Author : Keith E. Stanovich
  • Publisher : Anonim
  • Pages : 218 pages
  • ISBN : 9781292023106
  • Rating : 3/5 from 2 reviews
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How to Think Straight about Psychology

How to Think Straight about Psychology
  • Author : Keith E. Stanovich
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 06 August 2013
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For introductory psychology courses at two year or four year institutions. Also for specialty classes throughout the discipline that focus on critical thinking, science vs. pseudoscience, and discrimating valid research in the field. Keith Stanovich's widely used and highly acclaimed book helps students become more discriminating consumers of psychological information, helping them recognize pseudoscience and be able to distinguish it from true psychological research. Stanovich helps instructors teach critical thinking skills within the rich context of psychology. It is the

How to Think Straight about Psychology

How to Think Straight about Psychology
  • Author : Keith E. Stanovich
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 19 September 2012
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Teaching students to become better consumers of psychological research. Keith Stanovich's widely used and highly acclaimed book presents a short introduction to the critical thinking skills that will help students to better understand the subject matter of psychology. How to Think Straight about Psychology, 10e helps students recognize pseudoscience and be able to distinguish it from true psychological research, aiding students to become more discriminating consumers of psychological information. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to:

How to Think Straight About Psychology

How to Think Straight About Psychology
  • Author : Keith E. Stanovich
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release : 20 September 2012
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This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Teaching students to become better consumers of psychological research. Keith Stanovich's widely used and highly acclaimed book presents a short introduction to the critical thinking skills that will help students to better understand the subject matter of psychology. How to Think Straight about Psychology, 10e helps students recognize pseudoscience and be able

How To Think Straight About Psychology: Pearson New International Edition

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  • Author : Keith E. Stanovich
  • Publisher : Pearson Higher Ed
  • Release : 28 August 2013
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For introductory psychology courses at two year or four year institutions. Also for specialty classes throughout the discipline that focus on critical thinking, science vs. pseudoscience, and discrimating valid research in the field. Keith Stanovich's widely used and highly acclaimed book helps students become more discriminating consumers of psychological information, helping them recognize pseudoscience and be able to distinguish it from true psychological research. Stanovich helps instructors teach critical thinking skills within the rich context of psychology. It is the

How to Think Straight about Psychology, Books a la Carte

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  • Author : Keith E. Stanovich
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release : 16 June 2021
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NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value; this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. Before purchasing, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. For courses in introductory psychology, critical thinking, and research and experimental methods. Market-leading consumer's guide to assessing psychological claims Widely used and highly acclaimed, How to

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  • Publisher : Penguin Canada
  • Release : 19 August 2014
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  • Publisher : Harper Collins
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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 03 February 2011
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  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 30 September 2016
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  • Release : 06 May 2014
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