Develop the skills required to understand and evaluate the classic and contemporary psychological studies for A-level with clear summaries and 'check your knowledge' questions that help to prepare students for assessment. This essential guide covers every study students need to know for the AQA, OCR, Pearson Edexcel and WJEC/Eduqas specifications. - Build students' knowledge throughout the course with easily accessible summaries of all the studies they need to know. - Boost marks by helping students to think synoptically, with comparative links to studies from outside the specification. - Develop the essential skills of analysis, interpretation and evaluation, putting each study into context and drawing comparisons with modern ethics and contemporary research. - Support students as they prepare for the exams with 'Check Your Knowledge' questions. - Benefit from the guidance of bestselling Psychology author Richard Gross, with helpful insights at the end of each chapter.