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ISBN-10 0205167276ISBN-13 9780205167272
Print: 
ISBN-10 0-205-16726-8ISBN-13 978-0-205-16726-5
Author(s): James N. Butcher; Susan Mineka; Jill M. Hooley
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2013 Pages: 816
Description

The Most Authoritative and Comprehensive Text in Abnormal Psychology

The esteemed author team of Butcher, Mineka, and Hooley offers students the most thoroughly researched and up-to-date explanation of psychopathology, creating a learning experience that invokes thought, increases awareness, and takes students to levels of understanding that other books do not offer.

Hundreds of new references have been added to reflect the ever-changing field of abnormal psychology. This 15th edition includes specialized feature boxes highlighting many of the changes that are expected in the upcoming Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5).

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  • Explore Research – The authors present their diverse research interests in an exciting way that provokes thought and increase awareness.

  • Improve Critical Thinking – Review questions at the end of major sections within the chapters provide opportunities for self-assessment and reinforcing learning. 

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