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The fifth edition continues a focus on applying critical thinking framework in examining, analyzing, and evaluating psychological data.
With significant rewriting, new topics, and updated references, this text keeps pace with the rapidly changing conditions of modern times. The dynamic team brings a unique set of experiences and perceptions in writing this book. Eric Shiraev is a professor, researcher, and author. He took his academic degrees at St.
He served at various positions at St. His research interests are diverse. He is an author, co-author, and co-editor of twelve books and numerous publications in the fields of global studies, history of science, cross-cultural studies, and political psychology. In his publications, he develops a distinct multi-disciplinary approach to analyze human behavior. Besides teaching and scholarly work, Eric Shiraev writes opinion essays for the media around the world.
He resides near Washington DC. Visit his site: www. David A. He is Professor of Psychology at Pepperdine University''s Graduate School of Education and Psychology, where he has been teaching graduate courses since He received his B.
He served as Visiting Professor of Psychology in the Soviet Union, where he delivered lectures and workshops in psychology and psychotherapy at Leningrad now St. Levy holds professional licenses both in psychology and in marriage and family therapy. He has worked in a wide range of private practice and inpatient psychiatric settings, he has supervised clinical interns, and he has utilized his expertise in psychological testing particularly the MMPI in forensic cases.
His numerous theoretical and empirical research studies have been published in scientific journals and presented at professional conferences. His book, "Tools of Critical Thinking: Metathoughts for Psychology," garnered widespread acclaim in both academic and clinical settings for its innovative approaches to improving thinking skills.
Levy is the author of "Family Therapy: History, Theory, and Practice," which was the first textbook on the topic available to Russian readers. He has also worked as a professional director, producer, writer and actor in motion pictures, television and stage. He received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Performance in a Network Television Series, and he was a guest star on the television series "Cheers," where he portrayed the leader of Frasier''s low self-esteem group. Eric B. Shiraev , David A.
Provides a comprehensive overview with focus on critical thinking. A broader selection of applied problems such as avoiding stereotypes and psychodiagnostic biases, reducing mistakes in facial recognition, improving effectiveness of classroom learning, and many others. A greater interdisciplinary perspective , using research from contemporary psychology, as well as neurophysiology, genetics, anthropology, sociology, and micro-economics.
An expanded companion website , which provides additional information for instructors and students. More than new reference sources and new research data related to a diverse array of ethnic groups. A new and expanded test bank for instructors, which includes a comprehensive selection of questions for every chapter and ready-to-use-quizzes. Features A critical thinking framework, including "Critical Thinking" boxes and tables, provide practice in developing learning skills.
More than thirty high-interest activities and exercises provide students ample opportunity for active learning and enhanced comprehension. Relevant quotations from a wide range of sources provide divergent points of view, pique readers' interest, and inspire critical thinking.
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Dynamic author team provides comprehensive overview with focus on critical-thinking. The fifth edition continues a heavy focus on applying critical thinking framework in examining, analyzing, and evaluating psychological data. With significant rewriting and additional new topics, updated references on new research, and MySearchLab with an interactive eText, Cross-Cultural Psychology keeps pace with the rapidly changing conditions of modern times. The dynamic team from two different worlds bring a unique set of experiences and perceptions in writing this book.
Cross-Cultural Psychology : Critical Thinking and Contemporary Applications, Sixth Edition.
David A. Levy has extensive experience as a teacher, therapist, writer, and researcher. His numerous theoretical and empirical research studies have been published in scientific journals and presented at professional conferences. His textbook Tools of Critical Thinking garnered widespread acclaim in both academic and clinical settings for its innovative approaches to improving thinking skills. Levy holds professional licenses both in psychology and in marriage and family therapy.
Exercises interspersed throughout promote active learning and encourage class discussion. Case in Point sections review controversial issues and opinions about behavior in different cultural contexts. Numerous applications better prepare students for working in various multicultural contexts such as teaching, counseling, health care, and social work. The dynamic author team brings a diverse set of experiences in writing this book. Intended as a text for courses on cross-cultural psychology, multicultural psychology, cultural psychology, cultural diversity, and the psychology of ethnic groups and a resource for practitioners, researchers, and educators who work in multicultural environments.
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