Psychology For Civil Services Preliminary Exam
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PREFACE This edition of the book has been prepared strictly in accordance with the revised syllabus for the Civil Services Examination announced by the Union Public Service Commission in 2002. While the existing topics have been thoroughly revised and up-dated, the new topics incorporated in this volume have been dealt with at length so that the candidates preparing for the Civil Services Examination get all relevant material at one place. For the benefit of the examinees Question Papers for the past five years, along with their answers have been incorporated in this volume. It is hoped that the present volume shall be found very useful by the candidates offering Psychology as an optional paper for the Preliminary Examination. We are grateful to our esteemed readers who sent numerous valuable suggerstions for the revision of the book. We have immensely benefited for these suggestions and hope that in future also the readers shall continue to send their values suggestions, which shall be gratefully acknowledged and made use of for the improvement of next edition. We are also grateful to M s Cosmos Bookhive P Ltd. for the pains taken for bringing out this edition with remarkable speed.
Contents 1. General Introduction
2. Methods in Psychology
3. Quantitative Analysis
4. Physiological Psychology
5. Development of Human Behaviour