Coastline Community College
Most widely held works about Coastline Community College
Most widely held works by Coastline Community College
Approaches to therapy ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Explains the three types of psychotherapy: psychodynamic, humanistic, and cognitive-behavioral.
Intelligence ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Shows how hard it is to define intelligence and to get experts to agree on how to measure it. Demonstrates the differnces between the intellectually gifted and the developmentally disabled. Explains what intelligence tests are designed to measure. Describes the origins of IQ tests, including some of their failures. Presents arguments about whether to measure aptitude or achievement.
Research methods ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Discusses the contributions of research in psychology and the need for thorough and accurate study of the consequences.
Conformity, obedience and dissent ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Social psychologists discuss the reasons for conformity, obedience and dissent and illustrate examples in real life.
Sensation and perception ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
Illustrates how information about the world is gathered by sensory receptors and transmitted and interpreted by the brain. Considers visual, chemical, and tactile receptors, and examines how the brain transforms these sensations into perceptions.
Adolescent development ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 168 libraries worldwide
Describes that time during which physical, social and psychological changes force individuals to make the transition from childhood to adulthood. Experts discuss these major changes while visual segments illustrate the key developmental concepts that are being explained.
Family influences ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 166 libraries worldwide
Discusses family influence on the social and emotional development of children aged 6 to 12.
Motivation ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
Program explains what motivates people and provides dramatic examples.
Cognitive development ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 156 libraries worldwide
Focuses on the intellectual development of infants and children. Discusses Piaget's theories of cognitive development.
Group influence ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Examines why people tend to associate themselves with groups and why they behave differently in groups than they do alone. Studies the way white supremacy groups get their followers to conform to the group's ideology.
Health, stress and coping ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Focuses on stress and how it affects our daily lives. Examines the link between stress and disease.
Language ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
Examines the uniqueness of human language, the development of language, language and the brain, and language and different cultures.
Personality ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Examines various theories about personality types. Presents leading schools of personality theory, including psychoanalytic, social-learning, humanistic, and behavioral. Reviews contributions of Freud, Horney, Adler, and Jung to the development of a psychodynamic approach to personality, and Bandura's combination of cognitive and behavioral approaches. Investigates the five-factor trait model of personality, showing how twin studies indicate a consistency in personality traits. Shows use of PET scans to investigate a biological component of personality.
First feelings ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
This program discusses emotional development in infants.
The neuron and neural transmission ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 128 libraries worldwide
Studies neurons and neural transmissions through the neurological disorder Dystonia.
Child development ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Discusses how each child develops differently and the various stages of child development.
Teenage mind and body ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1992 and 1999 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Focuses on cognitive and physical development in adolescence, probes the differences between teenagers' abilities and interests and parents' expectations.
Gender and relationships ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Psychologists discuss how gender stereotypes develop, the effects of gender differences on relationships, and how gender roles are changing.
The Elementary mind ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 103 libraries worldwide
This program discusses the cognitive development of children ages 6 to 12 years.
Personality theories ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Explores psychoanalytic, humanistic, and social cognitive theories of personality. Uses the example of Nelson Mandela to show how someone using each of these theories would analyze his personality.
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