Psychology: from inquiry to understanding 2e continues its commitment to emphasise the importance of scientific-thinking skills. It teaches students how to test their assumptions, and motivates them to use scientific thinking skills to better understand the field of psychology in their everyday lives. With leading classic and contemporary research from both Australia and abroad and referencing DSM-5, students will understand the global nature of psychology in the context of Australiaas cultural landscape.Driven by need, Porteus developed his own alternative test that did not require either verbal comprehension or verbal ... of the Australian Army for valid cross- cultural assessment of the mental abilities of local recruits in Papua New Guinea ... In Australia, the American-based Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) is widely used as one of the pathways by which students may become admitted to tertiary studies.
|Title||:||Psychology: From Inquiry to Understanding|
|Author||:||Scott Lilienfeld, Steven Jay Lynn, Laura Namy, Nancy Woolf, Graham Jamieson, Anthony Marks, Virginia Slaughter|
|Publisher||:||Pearson Higher Education AU - 2014-10-01|