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Behavioral and Organizational Sciences (CGU)

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Psychology | Social and Behavioral Sciences


Profound changes are occurring throughout the world in the new age of rapidly advancing information technology and globalization. The need for theory and research-based applications of the social sciences has never been greater, and is likely to grow even stronger as the 21st century unfolds. At least on the surface, applications of the social science discipline of psychology seem to be far outpacing other social sciences in terms of growth and impact on human welfare and social betterment. This volume will take you beneath the surface to discover important ways that psychology is growing as it continues to mature as a discipline and profession.


Copyright © 2006 From Applied psychology: New frontiers and rewarding careers by Donaldson, S. I., Berger, D. E., & Pezdek, K. (Eds.). Reproduced by permission of Taylor and Francis Group, LLC, a division of Informa plc.

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