£49.99
FREE Delivery in the UK.
In stock.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon.
Gift-wrap available.
Quantity:1
Trade in your item
Get a £8.50
Gift Card.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Abnormal Psychology: International Edition Paperback – 25 Jun 2012


See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Paperback
"Please retry"
£49.99
£42.64 £23.16

Frequently Bought Together

Abnormal Psychology: International Edition + Discovering Statistics using IBM SPSS Statistics
Price For Both: £87.78

Buy the selected items together


Trade In this Item for up to £8.50
Trade in Abnormal Psychology: International Edition for an Amazon Gift Card of up to £8.50, which you can then spend on millions of items across the site. Trade-in values may vary (terms apply). Learn more

Product details

  • Paperback: 736 pages
  • Publisher: Worth Publishers; 8th edition edition (25 Jun 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1464102864
  • ISBN-13: 978-1464102868
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 2.5 x 27.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 273,470 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • See Complete Table of Contents

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Product Description

Book Description

A balanced, authoritative and objective portrait of the field today, encompassing all major theoretical models of abnormality, research directions, clinical expectations, therapies and controversies

About the Author

RONALD J. COMER is a Professor in the Department of Psychology, Princeton University, USA. He is also a Practicing Clinical Psychologist and serves as a Consultant to the Eden Institute for Persons with Autism, USA, to hospitals, and to family practice residency programs throughout New Jersey.


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars
5 star
2
4 star
1
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See all 3 customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Lindsay Edmiston on 29 Jun 2013
Format: Paperback
I purchased this book for my second year psychology course. The module was abnormal psychology and I found the textbook to be up to date with relevant research for my studies.

The textbook came quicker than expected and in excellent condition. I would recommend this seller.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
By RB on 18 Dec 2014
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Great book quick delivery
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Good
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: 114 reviews
30 of 30 people found the following review helpful
Sorry to give it up 16 Mar 2007
By JAC - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
If I didn't need the money so badly, I'd keep this textbook. It's the first time I haven't been dying to get rid of a textbook. Make no mistake. This book is intelligent, a great read, and the layout is not overdone (unlike some books where your eye doesn't know where to look first). For me, it is the perfect model for a psychology text--reading never felt like an assignment or chore. It really was something I looked forward to.
16 of 17 people found the following review helpful
The best text book in the field so far 4 Feb 1998
By A Customer - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
Only after having to read and digest so many boring and endless text books, first medical ones, and then psychological, I can apreciate a good one when I see it. "Abnormal Psychology" is an easy to read, elegantly formated, and very interesting book about the subject. It is not, however, what one might call popular sceince type. Fitting very well for 1st-2nd year students, it will serve as a waem welcome into the world of pathopsychology.
9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
great book, love the loose leaf 13 Feb 2013
By Ginny - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Loose Leaf Verified Purchase
This is one of the easiest to read textbooks I've ever seen. It's set up with a magazine type format, complete with sidebars and jokes (New Yorker magazine style). It's up to date and addresses the current DSM-IV-TR with expectations for the soon to be released DSM-V.
I ordered the loose leaf version since it was less expensive, not sure if I would like it, and it's turned out that I prefer this setup. I can remove a chapter or a few pages and hold them to read - much more comfortable and portable than handling the whole book all the time. I hope other texts are available in this format!
Ginny G.
16 of 18 people found the following review helpful
A joy to read! Not too technical, but full of useful info! 11 May 1999
By A Customer - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
I liked this text because it presented the information in an unbiased manner. It used a lot of case studies and current events to support the various psychological theories. The CD ROM was extra helpful because it had quizzes over each chapter as well as videos.
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Fantastic Text 15 July 2011
By S. Dam - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover Verified Purchase
I purchased this text for an Abnormal Psychology course I took in college. This book is probably one of my favorite textbooks I've owned. It presents the abnormalities and disorders in such an easy to understand/remember fashion. The book isn't dry like some psychology textbooks can be. Although readings in my course were not required (they were recommended), I still chose to read the text every week. After the course finished I winded up reading the chapters I didn't read during the course. It's a great text with a lot of useful/interesting information!
Were these reviews helpful? Let us know


Feedback