Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach

Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach Author(s): David H. Barlow, V. Mark Durand, Stefan G. Hofmann

Difference between 8th and 7th editions
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Key differences between 8th and 7th editions

  • Period between previous and current publications: 3 years (2014 vs 2017).
  • Barlow & Durand 's Abnormal Psychology was originally published in 1995.
  • Each disorder chapter in the Eighth Edition provides new feature DSM-5 Controversies which discusses questionable and contradictory points in DSM-5. New DSM-5 Supplement by David Barlow and V. Mark Durand summarizes the changes between the DSM-IV-TR and the DSM-5.
  • The textbook presents on modern scientific views of abnormality in psychology, dimensional approaches to classification of mental disorders, latest research clarifying clinical significance vs. statistical significance controversy.
  • New material in the Eighth Ed:
    • Public health strategies for obesity.
    • New approaches to the management of schizophrenia.
    • Effects of stimulant drugs on the brain.
    • Neurobiology of opioid addiction.
    • Ethnic disparities in Alzheimer's disease.
    • Chapter 2 discusses the importance of genetic factors in psychopathology.
    • Chapter 5 includes new information on the principles of extinction learning in the treatment of fear-based and anxiety related disorders.
    • Chapter 7 discusses the characteristics of the newly created diagnosis of disruptive mood dysregulation disorder.
  • Very important difference between the latest 8th and older 7th editions is the cost. You can save up to $100 if you buy used 7th Edition hardcover rather than the identical 8th Edition.
  • If your professor requires the latest Abnormal Psychology 8th Ed., you can save by ordering the cheapest Loose Leaf format. Please, see the price charts for three latest editions and all available formats below.
8th Edition of
Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach
eBook, 597 pages
eBook ISBN: 9781337514040
Published by: Cengage Learning, January 01, 2017
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Hardcover, 597 pages
ISBN-10: 1305950445
ISBN-13: 9781305950443
Published by: Wadsworth Publishing, January 01, 2017
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7th Edition of
Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach
eBook, 784 pages
eBook ISBN: 9781305177208
Published by: Cengage Learning, December 24, 2013
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ISBN-10: 1285755618
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Loose Leaf, 784 pages
ISBN-10: 1285761340
ISBN-13: 9781285761343
Published by: Cengage Learning, January 01, 2014
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6th Edition of
Abnormal Psychology: An Integrative Approach
with CourseMate Printed Access Card
Hardcover, 736 pages
ISBN-10: 1111343624
ISBN-13: 9781111343620
Published by: Cengage Learning, February 03, 2011
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International Edition
Paperback, 736 pages
ISBN-10: 1111345201
ISBN-13: 9781111345204
Published by: Cengage Learning, June, 2011
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