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Psychology and the Challenges of Life: Adjustment and Growth, 13th Edition

January 2016, ©2016
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In the 13th edition of Psychology and the Challenges of Life: Adjustment and Growth, Binder Ready Version, 13th Edition authors Jeffrey Nevid and Spencer Rathus continue to reflect on the many ways in which psychology relates to  the lives we live and the important roles that psychology can play in helping us adjust to the many challenges we face in our daily lives. Throughout, the authors explore applications of psychological concepts and principles in meeting life challenges such as managing our time, developing our self-identity, building  and maintaining friendships and intimate relationships, adopting  healthier behaviors and lifestyles, coping with stress, and dealing with emotional problems and psychological disorders. 

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Psychology and the Challenges of Life

Chapter 2: Personality

Chapter 3: Stress: What Is It and How to Manage It?

Chapter 4: Psychological Factors and Health

Chapter 5: Developing Healthier Behaviors

Chapter 6: The Self in a Social World

Chapter 7: Social Influence: Being Influenced By - And Influencing - Others

Chapter 8: Psychological Disorders

Chapter 9: Therapies: Ways of Helping
 
Chapter 10: Interpersonal Attraction: Of Friendship and Love

Chapter 11: Relationships and Communication: Getting from Here to There

Chapter 12: Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 13: Adolescent and Adult Development: Going Through Changes
 
Chapter 14: The Challenges of the Workplace

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  • Applies psychological principles to aid readers in meeting the challenges they face in their daily lives, to solve problems, and to reach their individual potentials
  • Communicates the scientific nature of psychology through coverage of research methods, and the review of classic and current studies in the field
  • Integrates coverage of human diversity throughout the text
  • Organized in modules to suit today’s busy student
  • Applying Psychology in Daily Life section help students see how psychological knowledge discussed in the chapter applies to problems and issues of modern life
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Psychology and the Challenges of Life: Adjustment and Growth, 13th Edition
ISBN : 978-1-119-17820-0
576 pages
December 2015, ©2016
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Psychology and the Challenges of Life: Adjustment and Growth, Binder Ready Version, 13th Edition
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