Looking for the best Popular Science books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.
- Essentials of Human Behavior: Integrating Person, Environment, and the Life Course (2012)
- Popular Culture (2015)
- Theories of Adolescence (1995)
- Interpersonal Conflict (2010)
- Pop Perspectives: Readings to Critique Contemporary Culture (2007)
- Psychopharmacology for Helping Professionals: An Integral Exploration (SAB 140 Pharmacology) (2005)
- Readings about the Social Animal, Ninth Edition (2003)
- Cicero: On the Commonwealth and On the Laws (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) (1999)
- Fundamentals of Case Management Practice: Skills for the Human Services (2008)
- The Science Book: Everything You Need to Know About the World and How It Works (2011)
- Private Guns, Public Health (2006)
Essentials of Human Behavior: Integrating Person, Environment, and the Life Course by Elizabeth D. Hutchison presents an integration of social work′s time-honored person-in-environment approach to understanding human behavior with theory and research about the human life course.
Popular Culture (2015)
Danesi employs the lens of history to explore the relationship between popular culture’s content and the means by which it is delivered. The third edition features new chapters on the commercial context of pop culture and explicitly focused on digital culture, as well as exercises and discussion prompts to deepen understanding.
Theories of Adolescence (1995)
A renowned text, THEORIES OF ADOLESCENCE provides students with a concise, well written, illustrated and readable description of the essence of major theoretical positions (both historical and contemporary) about adolescence and about the phenomena of adolescence and development in general. This one-of-a-kind text focuses solely on the theories of adolescence, giving thorough coverage to all the major theories through 14 topic areas.
Interpersonal Conflict (2010)
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Pop Perspectives provides students with a solid intellectual foundation in critical thinking, reading, writing, and classical argument through up-to-date, popular culture models, exercises, and assignments that are immediately relatable to the student’s world.
Designed to make the topic of psychopharmacology accessible to students in the helping professions, this concise, three-part book assists future practitioners in mastering basic concepts and applying these concepts to cases. In-depth discussions of psychopharmacology topics are structured around the three core parts of the book, including basic principles of psychopharmacology, commonly prescribed psychotropic drugs for adults, and psychotropic medications prescribed to children.
Organized to illustrate the major themes of Elliot Aronson’s The Social Animal, this collection of classic and contemporary readings explores the most important ideas, issues, and debates in social psychology today.
Cicero: On the Commonwealth and On the Laws (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought) (1999)
Cicero’s On the Commonwealth and On the Laws are his most important works of political philosophy. The present volume offers a scholarly reconstruction of the fragments of On the Commonwealth and a masterly translation of both dialogues. The texts are supported by a helpful, concise introduction, notes and other aids.
Guide your students from the classroom to success in today’s social service setting with the step-by-step practical skills found in this outstanding case management text/workbook. Summers’ FUNDAMENTALS OF CASE MANAGEMENT PRACTICE: SKILLS FOR THE HUMAN SERVICES, Third Edition, focuses on what’s most important for students to consider, document, and pass along within each step of the human service process.
The Science Book: Everything You Need to Know About the World and How It Works encapsulates centuries of scientific thought in one volume. Natural phenomena, revolutionary inventions, scientific facts, and the most up-to-date questions are all explained in detailed text that is complemented by visually arresting graphics.
Private Guns, Public Health (2006)
“In this small book David Hemenway has produced a masterwork. He has dissected the various aspects of the gun violence epidemic in the United States into its component parts and considered them separately. He has produced a scientifically based analysis of the data and indeed the microdata of the over 30,000 deaths and 75,000 injuries which occur each year.
Best Popular Science Books You Should Read
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Goliath as Gentle Giant: Sympathetic Portrayals in Popular Culture
Author(s): Jonathan L. Friedmann
ID: 3218058, Publisher: Lexington Books, Year: 2022, Size: 1 Mb, Format: pdf
Science in the Media: Popular Images and Public Perceptions
Author(s): Paul R Brewer, Barbara L Ley
ID: 3082668, Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2021, Size: 8 Mb, Format: pdf
The story of the gun : history, science, and impact on society
Author(s): Paul J. Hazell
ID: 3218183, Publisher: Springer, Year: 2021, Size: 7 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not errorless. Some books are absolutely best-sellers according to Los Angeles Times, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.