Student Preface Time Management: Or, How to Be a Good Student and Still Have a Life.- 1. Thinking Critically With Psychological Science.- 2. The Biology of Behavior.- 3. Consciousness and the Two-Track Mind.- 4. Developing Through the Life Span.- 5. Sex, Gender, and Sexuality.- 6. Sensation and Perception.- 7. Learning.- 8. Memory.- 9. Thinking, Language, and Intelligence.- 10. Motivation and Emotion.- 11. Stress, Health, and Human Flourishing.- 12. Social Psychology.- 13. Personality.- 14. Psychological Disorders.- 15. Therapy.- Appendix A. Statistical Reasoning in Everyday Life.- Appendix B. Psychology at Work.- Appendix C. Subfields of Psychology.- Appendix D. Complete Chapter Reviews.- Appendix E. Answers to Experience the Testing Effect Questions.
David Myers received his psychology Ph.D. from the University of Iowa. He has spent his career at Hope College, Michigan, where he has taught dozens of introductory psychology sections. Hope College students have invited him to be their commencement speaker and voted him "outstanding professor." His research and writings have been recognized by the Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize, by a 2010 Honored Scientist award from the Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences, by a 2010 Award for Service on Behalf of Personality and Social Psychology, by a 2013 Presidential Citation from APA Division 2, and by three dozen honorary doctorates.