- What is psychology?
- What constitutes psychological research?
- How is psychological research reported?
- Cognitive psychology
- Social psychology
- Developmental psychology
- Biological psychology
- Individual differences
- Clinical psychology
In order to help students, the book provides boxes, tables and glossaries of useful terms. There is also a helpful overview of the ethics of psychological research, as well as how the study of psychology might develop into a career.
Introducing Psychology Through Researchis key reading for first year undergraduates in psychology, those taking an elective module in psychology and those studying psychology at AS or A2 Level and considering whether to study psychology at university.