Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology

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Worth Publishers, Jan 16, 2007 - Psychology - 497 pages
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Ron Comer's brief text opens the doors of this inherently fascinating field in an eye-opening, provocative, and yet, human way--taking a subject so familiar to students from movies, television, and fiction, and showing the real drama, the real science, and the real stakes for patients and their loved ones. Drawing on his experiences in the classroom and as a practicing therapist, Comer offers balanced, integrated coverage of theories, research, disorders and treatment, feeding off of students' curiosities while confronting misconceptions about this easily misunderstood field.

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User Review  - Orthaevelve - LibraryThing

Compared to Myers book "Psychology", this is a breath of fresh air. Arguments and data are logically presented with case studies from actual cases beginning each chapter. Modern era issues such as ... Read full review

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About the author (2007)

Comer, Director of Clinical Psychology Studies, Department of Psychology, Princeton University.

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