Using case studies and up to date research, the author brings to life the important practical applications in this area, helping your students to understand the varied ways the biological, physiological and social factors affect psychology and how effective interventions can influence the health of a population.
A thorough update of both the design and the content, with a comprehensive pedagogical structure that includes:
- Chapter objectives
- Case studies
- End of chapter discussion questions
- End of chapter further reading/websites