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What are some good psychology books to read when going to college for Psychology?1elangovalan2012-10-13 00:28:03
Okay, so I'm majoring in psychology and I have the intention to go all the way to my doctorate in it. I was wondering if anyone could recommend some good books to read that could be useful through my studies . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus I am currently in between a psychologist forensic psychologist and adolescent: the two I have as well and I really enjoyed everything and everything I've read about the races . I'm thinking of doing a little research on careers that help me decide once and for all which one you want to follow.
What psychology books can I read before I start college?0Nicci2012-10-21 09:04:22
I'm a senior in high school , and I want to major in psychology . I took my first year psychology , and I fell for this course . I really like to read more on it on my own, and have more knowledge about it , before starting college. My mind is set on majoring in social psychology , and get my doctorate .
Have you read any of these books? Are they good?0?~?~^2012-10-27 16:05:44
I have to choose a book for the school, which is actually interesting for a 15 year old? MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Options Paper: MedlinePlus American Language, The, by HL Mencken (linguistics) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Beautiful Swimmers: Watermen, Crabs and the Chesapeake Bay, by William Warner and John Barth (biology / ecology) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Child Blizzard, The, by David Laskin (meteorology) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Distilling Knowledge: Alchemy, Chemistry, and the Scientific Revolution, by Bruce T. Moran (history of science) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation, by Lynne Truss (grammar / punctuation) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Empires of Light by Jill Jonnes (electric power development) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Florence Nightingale by Cecil Woodham-Smith (biography / nursing) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Flushed: how the plumber saved civilization, W. Hodding Carter (urban planning) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Geography Behind History, The: How does the physical environment historical events, by W. Gordon East (geography / history) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Great Bridge, The, by David McCullough (civil engineering) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Guns of August, The, by Barbara Tuchman (history [WWI]) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Intelligence of Dogs, The: A Guide to the thoughts, emotions and inner lives of our canine companions, by Stanley Coren (natural sciences) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Keys of Egypt, by Lesley and Roy Adkins (archeology / hieroglyphics) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius who solved the greatest scientific problem of his time, by Dava Sobel (biography / navigation) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, The, by Oliver Sacks (neurology) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Mauve: How One Man Invented a Color That Changed the World by Simon Garfield (organic chemistry / aniline dyes and fashion) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Mere Christianity, by CS Lewis (theology, apologetics [Protestant]) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Mirror and the Lamp, The, by H. Meyer Abrams (Romantic poetry and theory) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Napoleon's Buttons: 17 Molecules Changed History by Penny Le Couteur and Jay Burreson (molecular chemistry) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Nathaniel Nutmeg: Or, The Incredible True Adventures of the Spice Trader that changed the course of history, by Giles Milton (history / spice trade) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Orthodoxy, by GK Chesterton (theology, apologetics [Catholic]) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Pilgrim at Tinker Creek, by Annie Dillard (natural sciences) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Q is for Quantum, John Gribbin (quantum physics) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Right Stuff, The, by Tom Wolfe (space / aerospace) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Road to Ubar: Finding the Atlantis of the Sands, The, by Nicholas Clapp (archeology) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Rocket Boys by Homer Hickam (Rocket science / space race) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of physics explained by its most brilliant teacher, Richard Phillips Feynman, and Paul Davies MedlinePlus (physical) MedlinePlus Sweet Science, The, by A.J. Liebling, Robert Anasi (sport [boxing]) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Thinking in pictures: and other reports from my life with autism, Temple Grandin (psychology) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Wind, Sand and Stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (aviation) MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Zero: The Biography of a Dangerous Idea by Charles Seife (mathematics)
In a psychology major, who are the psychologists that are read, and which books of theirs are read?0Colin2012-10-05 05:06:06
looking for a core curriculum of the titles and authors of books read more psycho MedlinePlus MedlinePlus can be a master of psychology also MedlinePlus MedlinePlus leading psychologists , and his major work MedlinePlus if you know of a url that has a list of this kind , that would be great too MedlinePlus MedlinePlus thanks
Which psychology books should I read first as a beginner ?7Shonda2017-10-31 14:15:34
Hi all, next year I will go to college and major that I have in mind is the psychology that has always fascinated me so I downloaded a lot of books on psychology, but it seems that there are too many of them and I makes it so confusing, I do not know where to start. MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Could someone tell me what books should I read first in the list below as a beginner? What are basic and which are advanced? MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Here's the list: MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Research in psychology: MedlinePlus MedlinePlus General: MedlinePlus Qualitative research in psychology Expanding Perspectives in Methodology and Design - Paul Camic MedlinePlus Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology 2nd ed - Hugh Coolican MedlinePlus Abnormal Psychology: MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Mental disorder: MedlinePlus An Atlas of Depression - David S. Baldwin MedlinePlus An atlas of schizophrenia - Martin Stefan MedlinePlus Anxiety Disorders An Introduction to Clinical Management and Research - Eric JL Griez MedlinePlus Attacking anxiety and depression MedlinePlus Bipolar Disorder - Mario Maj MedlinePlus CLASSIFICATION OF DEVELOPMENTAL LANGUAGE DISORDERS Theoretical Issues and Clinical Implications - Ludo Verhoeven MedlinePlus Dementia 2nd Ed - Mario Maj MedlinePlus Depressive disorders 2nd Ed - Mario Maj MedlinePlus Disasters and Mental Health - Mario Maj MedlinePlus Early detection and treatment of mental disorders - Mario Maj MedlinePlus Eating Disorders - Mario Maj Handbook of Eating Disorders 2nd Ed - Janet Treasure MedlinePlus Handbook of Personality Disorders Theory and Practice - Jeffrey J. MedlinePlus Magnavita Mind, Meaning and Mental Disorder The nature of causal explanation in psychology and psychiatry, 2nd Ed - Derek Bolton MedlinePlus Mood Disorders a science and practice manual - Mick Power MedlinePlus Pain and depression InterDiscipinary Patient Centered Approach - MR Clark MedlinePlus Personality Disorders - Mario Maj Personality Disorders in Modern Life 2ND ED - Theodore Millon Phobias - Mario Maj MedlinePlus PTSD issues and controversies - Gerald M. ROSEN Schizophernia 2nd Ed - Mario Maj MedlinePlus The teenager with Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) - Amanda Kirby MedlinePlus The Economics of Gender and Mental Health - Dave Marcotte The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Disorders - ELLEN Thackery MedlinePlus The Handbook of Memory Disorders 2nd ed - Alan D. Baddeley MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Psychopathology: MedlinePlus ISSUES BUT in psychopathology and intervention - Leslie Atkinson Child Psychopathology - Robert T. Ammerman MedlinePlus INTEGRAL personality and psychopathology MANUAL VOLUME 1 PERSONALITY AND EVERYDAY FUNCTIONING - Jay C. Thomas MedlinePlus COMPREHENSIVE MANUAL VOLUME 2 personality and psychopathology psychopathology - Frank Andrasik MedlinePlus Developmental psychopathology 2ND ED Volume One Theory and Method - DANTE Cicchetti MedlinePlus Developmental psychopathology 2ND ED Volume Three Risk, Disorder, and Adaptation - DANTE Cicchetti MedlinePlus Developmental psychopathology 2ND ED Volume Two Developmental Neuroscience - DANTE Cicchetti MedlinePlus Fundamentals of Child Psychopathology - Linda Wilmshurst Evolutionary Developmental Psychopathology - Ian Pitchford MedlinePlus MANUAL of psychopathology and Personology - Stephen Strack MedlinePlus MMPI-A Assessing Adolescent Psychopathology 3rd Ed - Robert P. Archer MedlinePlus Foundations for a contemporary psychopathology - James E. Maddux Psychopathology of everyday life - Sigmund Freud MedlinePlus Corruption of Reality A unified theory of hypnosis and psychopathology Religion - John Schumaker MedlinePlus The Divided Self Existential Study in Sanity and Madness - RD Laing MedlinePlus HEALTH MASK - Hervey Cleckley MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Biological Psychology: MedlinePlus Brain Facts A PRIMER ON THE BRAIN AND NERVOUS SYSTEM - The Society for Neuroscience MedlinePlus Brain, Vision, Memory - Charles G. Gross MedlinePlus Clinical Neuropsychology A Practical Guide to Assessment and Management for Clinicians - Laura H. Goldstein MedlinePlus Computational Explorations in Cognitive Neuroscience - Randall C. O'Reilly Elements of Molecular Neurobiology 3d ed - CUM Smith Foundations of Physiological Psychology 6th ed - Neil Carlson Fundametals Of Human Neuropsychology - Bryan Kolb Handbook of functional neuroimaging of cognition 2nd ed - Roberto Cabeza MedlinePlus Introducing Evolutionary Psychology - Oscar Zarate MedlinePlus Methods of Behavior Analysis in Neuroscience - Jerry J. Buccafusco Neurological Bases of Cognitive Neuroscience - Mark D'Esposito NEUROSCIENCE 3rd Ed - Dale Purves MedlinePlus Neuroscience A Mathematical Primer - Alwyn Scott MedlinePlus Principles of Physiological Psychology - Wilhelm Wundt Psychiatry as a Neuroscience - Mario Maj MedlinePlus SYNESTHESIA Perspectives of Cognitive Neuroscience - Lynn C. Robertson MedlinePlus Textbook of Clinical Neurology - Christopher G. Goetz MedlinePlus Behavioral genetics Clinical Psychopathology - A guide Kerry L. Jang The cognitive neuropsychology of schizophrenia - Frith Crishtopher MedlinePlus THE MIND AT NIGHT The new science of how and why we dream - Andrea Roca MedlinePlus Inside The Mind network models of learning, thinking and Acting - Manfred Spitzer MedlinePlus Theoretical models Mathematics Computational Neuroscience and Neural Systems - Peter Dayan, LF Abbott MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Cognitive psychology: MedlinePlus Active Vision The psychology of looking and seeing - John M. Findlay MedlinePlus Advanced Mathematical Thinking - David Tal,
Are books on psychology too advanced for a 14 year old to read?3Edwin2012-10-25 09:25:02
Since I love to become a clinical psychologist , I think it would be great for me to read books on psychology . I would like to gain more knowledge and learn new vocabulary .
Do people still read books anymore?6Mr. Me2012-10-25 23:46:03
No offense to anyone who does not read books . I love reading . I read all the time . I read all the time as a kid . I homeschool myself with literature in the library I think . But now , going through the Internet fashion . If I want to study biology , psychology , or history , I read it all online. MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Books I could find online .. I just read The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe on the Internet last night while it was raining .. It may not be the same as reading a book , but it was beautiful . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus And now we have ebooks or books can be downloaded directly to your smartphone . I will not lie to you . I have 18 years and I love technology . I'm getting a degree in technology, because that's what I'm best . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus But then , I miss reading books . Only simple stories . But I'm so used to being on the team , I've never touched a book until this week when I read Hamlet . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus What do you think ? I love technology , but it is sad to see this internet fashion seize books and reading . Not many people go to the library MedlinePlus . MedlinePlus My mother is a librarian . Has been for years . But now she change jobs to work on the website , a website that has downloadable ebooks or books . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Only rarely see a difference . Five years ago , I had my head buried in books all the time . I loved to read . Always go to the library . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus But now , I spend and more than 10 hours a day on the Internet , reading. MedlinePlus MedlinePlus I do not like change ... MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Which of your thoughts ?
What are some good books about psychology and art?0Chandresh2012-11-01 19:36:02
I'm interested in learning about the cognitive functions of creating art . MedlinePlus How intertwine art and psychology . MedlinePlus What are some good books ?
What are some good beginners books on psychology?2Rosa martines2012-10-13 18:46:02
I am interested in this field and never had the opportunity to study while in college . I do not want to learn the intricacies or advice and information based on the race , only the real beginner stuff is easier to identify. Why people make certain decisions , causing anger , etc , you know , that kind of topics . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Are there any good books that cover these topics ?
What are some good books about psychology and the brain?0vamshi2012-11-05 09:25:03
I'm almost 16, but reading a few levels above my age . I want to major in psychology when I go to college and I hope to become a neurologist , so I'm looking for books (which I will be able to understand ) to learn the basic facts about the brain and mental disorders can get fascinating people . MedlinePlus MedlinePlus Also, I do not want books about our culture / technology is ruining our brains today . : PThanks !
What are some good psychology books for beginners?1Meliss2012-10-09 01:30:02
I want this book as a gift to a girl of 18 years old , in his last year of high school . She is really thinking in psychology in college and I would get her a book or two that really will give you a basic understanding of it. MedlinePlus Thank you !
Can anyone suggest any good psychology books?1Clive2012-11-05 11:43:06
I am seriously thinking of going to school for a master's degree in psychology to be a therapist . MedlinePlus I'm really interested in personality disorders such as histrionic personalities , personalities narsassitic , avoidance .... ect . I am also interested in sex or sexual development and relationship therapy . As Bdsm , fetishes , addictions ect . I want books that will define the conditions or areas with case studies , treatment or therapy. MedlinePlus I am also looking for books about different schools of psychology decompose in developing specific areas of study.

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