Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Psychology

Introduction to Psychology

Lead Author(s): Meaghan Altman

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Top Hat Intro Course - Introduction to Psychology presents the material such as methods, memory and states of consciousness in an engaging way. As a result, students will be able to understand and synthesize the content better. This book is written with the principles that underlie learning and memory - the goal is to provide an exciting experience for students to help them retain information in the long term.

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About this textbook

Lead Authors

Dr. Meaghan AltmanUniversity of California, Merced

Dr. Meaghan Altman received a PhD from Purdue University in learning and memory. She brings almost 10 years of classroom teaching experience, and has been nominated for various awards for her interactive teaching style as a lecturer at UC Merced.

Contributing Authors

Lora JacobiStephen F. Austin State University

Brett BestonUniversity of Toronto- Mississauga

Kwame BrownHampton University

Angela LukowskiUniversity of California, Irvine

John HummelUniversity of North Georgia

Hillary WeheArmstrong State University

Bernardo CarducciIndiana University- Southeast

Stephanie PoplockSUNY Oneonta

Aoife O’DonovanUniversity of California, San Francisco

Joshua VanArsdallElmhurst College

Melissa SwisherPurdue University

Thomaseo BurtonUniversity of Tennessee

John VervaekeUniversity of Toronto- St. George

Ross AvillaUniversity of California, Merced

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