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The All About Psychology Newsletter, March 2012
March 07, 2012

Welcome to the March 2012 issue of the All About Psychology Newsletter.

In This Edition

Latest News

Psychology Book of The Month

Facebook Faves

Psychology Picture of The Month

Psychology on Kindle

Check This Out

And Finally

Latest News

New Look Psychology Facebook Page

I've just updated the All About Psychology facebook page to the new Timeline design. The Timeline format allows you to enhance your page through personal milestones.

With this in mind, I've used this new feature to highlight some of the most significant events in the history of psychology. See following link to check out the new look page.

Psychology Book of The Month

The psychology book of the month for March is:

The Psychology Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)

psychology book of the month march 2012

Book Description

A great book that combines both style and substance throughout. Written in a clear, concise and highly accessible manner, The Psychology Book guides the reader through the origins, seminal ideas and major schools of thought that have shaped the identity of the discipline.

Beginning with a thorough account of psychology's philosophical roots, followed by insightful chapters on behaviorism, psychotherapy, cognitive/social/developmental psychology and the psychology of difference; the reader will find The Psychology Book engaging whatever their connection with the subject - student, educator, professional or general interest.

You can get details of all the book of the month entries on the All About Psychology website via the following link.

Psychology Book of The Month


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Facebook Faves

Over 60,000 people are now following the All About Psychology facebook page. Among The most "liked" and commented upon posts since the launch of the page was:

Human Nature

This post consisted of a link to a video interview with Harvard University Professor of Psychology Steven Pinker who discusses the quest for understanding what makes us tick.

You can watch the video by Clicking Here

Psychology Picture of the Month

Edward Thorndike Quote

psychology quotes

This image forms part of a repository of psychology images that can be freely used for non commercial purposes. You can access the full image collection via the following link.

Psychology on Kindle

The initiative to make important, insightful and classic psychology publications widely available on Kindle is going from strength to strength. Among the most popular titles added are:

Hierarchy of Needs: A Theory of Human Motivation by Abraham Maslow

Play And its Role in The Mental Development of The Child by Lev Vygotsky

Significant Aspects of Client-Centered Therapy by Carl Rogers

You can view the full psychology on Kindle collection via the following link.

Psychology on Kindle


Click Here For More Information.

Check This Out

The idea behind this section of the newsletter is to point you in the direction of places to visit, explore and learn.

Neural Plasticity

Neural Plasticity

Excellent resource for anybody looking for free full text articles. Neural Plasticity is an international, interdisciplinary journal dedicated to the publication of articles related to all aspects of neural plasticity, with special emphasis on its functional significance as reflected in behavior and in psychopathology.

Neural Plasticity publishes research and review articles from the entire range of relevant disciplines, including basic neuroscience, behavioral neuroscience, cognitive neuroscience, biological psychology, and biological psychiatry.

See following link to access all the 495 articles published to date.

Neural Plasticity

To get the most out of your interest in psychology connect with me on facebook, twitter, YouTube and Google+ and don't forget to download your free psychology guide - a comprehensive resource designed to help psychology students at each and every stage of their educational journey.

Connect on Facebook

Connect on Twitter

Connect on Youtube

Connect on Google+

Psychology on Google+

Free Psychology Guide

Download The iPhone/iPad Version

Download The PDF Text Version

Never Miss A Thing

In response to a number of requests I've set-up a Psychology Website Update list to keep people informed when new content and resources are added to the site.

If you would like to join the psychology update list, you can do so via the following link.

Psychology Website Update List

For reading the All About Psychology Newsletter.

Until next time.

All the very best

Dave Webb BSc (hons), MSc

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