Learn from Noted ExpertsStudying psychology helps students become more self-aware and gives them an understanding of human behavior that is valuable in all aspects of their lives. Psychology majors develop highly sought workplace skills such as critical thinking, knowledge to predict and understand others, insight into problematic behavior, interpreting and using data, understanding how learning and memory function, managing difficult situations and high-stress environments, and adapting to change.
Gale Researcher gives students the unique opportunity to learn about specific and important aspects of psychology from area experts. They can delve into research topics most relevant to their studies, discover new connections, and develop the thinking and research skills that will help them succeed in class and in their futures.
Topical Coverage Includes
- The Study of Psychology
- Research Methods, Statistics, and Ethics in Psychology
- Evolution and Genes in Psychology
- Physiology and Neuropsychology
- Sensation and Perception
- Physical, Cognitive, and Moral Development
- Learning and Conditioning
- Sleep and Dreams
- Social Psychology
- Gender and Sexuality
- Stress and Coping
- Intelligence, Critical Thinking, and Creativity
- Behavioral and Mental Disorders
- Death and Dying
FROM DRAKE UNIVERSITY
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- Bruce Gilbert, Director of Library Instruction, Drake University
Reviews & Testimonials
" This database from Gale offers an array of topics, effective search and browse options, and a streamlined overall blueprint....It is worth noting that each topic in the database has been edited by a subject-matter expert, an aspect that adds greatly to overall effectiveness. Librarians can customize the database experience by adding links to relevant outside resources, both Gale and non-Gale. This is a strong database that offers librarians a range of purchase options."
“This product looks very useful for both students and faculty. We are just getting into OER and this seems like a perfect fit for our community college students.”
"Gale Researcher gives students a reliable starting point that allows them to get going on their project. With its focus, it helps them more efficiently do their research while speeding up the process so they don’t have to spend countless hours searching on the Internet or aimlessly browsing through library resources. Instead, they can get started somewhere and get going very quickly, allowing them to get deeper into the topic faster."
“… a gateway to deeper research,”