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The Psychology Major's Handbook
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Wadsworth Pub Co
Publication date May 22, 2015
Pages 276
Binding Paperback
Edition 4th
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781305118430
ISBN-10 130511843X
Dimensions 0.50 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 0.85 lbs.
Original list price $73.95
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: Interested in the field of psychology? Read this handbook first. It provides you with the facts and insights you need to make informed decisions about whether to pursue psychology as a major and career, as well as useful tips to help you succeed as a psychology major. The first chapter introduces you to the scope of psychology and the subspecialties within the field. The second chapter helps you to assess your skills, abilities, and interests in order to choose a major. Subsequent chapter's help you succeed in college by offering you study tips as well as guidance on how to write literature reviews and empirical papers, and by showing you how to take an active role in your education. The final four chapters present information about career opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate levels to help you make career decisions -- and concrete advice for seeking a job after graduation and/or applying to graduate school.

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4th edition from Wadsworth Pub Co (May 22, 2015); titled "The Psychology Major's Handbook"
9781305118430 | details & prices | 276 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $73.95
About: Interested in the field of psychology?
3 edition from Wadsworth Pub Co (January 1, 2011); titled "The Psychology Major's Handbook"
9781111302696 | details & prices | 236 pages | 6.50 × 9.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.72 lbs | List price $73.95
2 edition from Wadsworth Pub Co (June 1, 2005); titled "The Psychology Major's Handbook"
9780534533878 | details & prices | 242 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.84 lbs | List price $73.95
About: This handbook, by Tara L.
from Wadsworth Pub Co (July 1, 2002)
9780155085114 | details & prices | 228 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $27.95
About: THE PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR'S HANDBOOK offers undergraduate students the information they need to make informed decisions about whether to pursue psychology as a major and career, and to succeed in psychology.

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