168 pages | 10 B/W Illus.
The Extending Knowledge and Skills series is a fresh approach to A level psychology, designed for greater demands of the new AQA specification and assessment, and especially written to stretch and challenge students aiming for higher grades.
Dealing with the compulsory topic of AQA’s Paper 3: Issues and Debates, this book is deliberately laid out with the assessment objectives in mind, from AO1 – Knowledge and Understanding material, followed by AO2 – Application material, to AO3 – Evaluation and analysis material. Providing the most in-depth, accessible coverage available of individual topics in Paper 3, the text is packed full of pedagogical features, including:
An engaging, relevant and challenging text which broadens student understanding beyond that of the average textbook, this is the essential companion for any student taking the AQA A level Paper 3 in Psychology.
1. Introduction 2. Gender Bias 3. Cultural Bias 4. Free Will and Determinism 5. The Nature-Nurture Debate 6. Holism and Reductionism 7. Idiographic and Nomothetic Approaches 8. Ethical implications of research studies and theory