school of Behavioral and Social Sciences approved textbook list

 

LIST OF APPROVED TEXTBOOKS

**NOTE:**The University Bookstore will NOT order any course textbooks that are not on the textbook list. In cases where there are more than one textbook listed, the Instructor may choose a textbook from the list. In cases where multiple textbooks as required each course should use all textbooks listed.  Where no textbook is listed, the campus must contact the Dean, School of Behavior and Behavioral and Social Sciences , for approval of any textbook used.

The textbook list is meant for faculty use only. Students are discouraged from choosing their textbook from this are encouraged to contact their professor for the appropriate textbook for the course.

 

POLITICAL SCIENCE

 

POLS 2301 - Federal and State Government

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
AM GOV 2013-2014 Losco McGraw-Hill 2013 9780077409937

 

POLS 2302 - State and Local Government

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Government and Politics Halter McGraw-Hill 9th 2013 9780073526416

 

POLS 3302 - Political Parties and Elections

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Parties and Elections in America: Electoral Process Maisel Rowman & Littlefield 6th 2012 9781442207691

 

POLS 3303 - Public Administration

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Public Administration: Action Orientation Denhardt Cengage 7th 2014 9781133939214
 OR
Public Administration in America Milakovich Cengage 11th 2013 9781111828011

 

POLS 3304 - Western Political Thought (HIST/PHIL 3304)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Social Contract: Essays by Locke, Hume, Rousseau Barker Oxford - - 9780195003093
First and Second Discourses Rousseau MacMillan - - 9780312694401
Leviathan: With Selected Variants from the Latin Edition of 1688 Hobbes Hackett - - 9780872201774
Portable Machiavelli Machiavelli Penguin Group - - 9780140150926
Marx-Engels Reader Tucker W.W. Norton & Co. - - 9780393090406
Republic Plato, Grube Hackett - - 9780872201361
Five Dialogues: Euthyphro, Apology, Crito, Meno, and Phaedo Plato, Grube Hackett - - 9780872206335
Saint Thomas Aquinas on Politics and Ethics Aquinas W.W. Norton & Co. - - 9780393952438
Republic and Laws Cicero Oxford - - 9780199540112
Political Writings Augustine Hackett - - 9780872202108
Meditations Aurelius Hackett - - 9780915145799
Nicomachean Ethics Aristotle Hackett - - 9780872204645
Aristotle Reeve Hackett - - 9780872203884
Two Treatises of Government Locke Cambridge - - 9780521357302
Perpetual Peace and Other Essays on Politics, History, & Morals Kant Hackett - - 9780915145478
Political Writings Locke Hackett - - 9780872206762
Civilization and Its Discontent Freud W.W. Norton & Co. - 2010 9780393304510

 

POLS 3307 - American Constitutional Law

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Dynamic Constitution: Introduction to American Constitutional Law Fallon Cambridge - 2004 9780521600781
 OR
Constitutional Law and Politics, Vol 1 O'Brien W.W. Norton & Co. 8th 2012 9780393935493
Constitutional Law and Politics, Vol 2 O'Brien W.W. Norton & Co. 8th 2012 9780393935509

 

POLS 3310 - United States Diplomatic History (HIST 3310)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
From Colony to Superpower Herring Oxford - 2008 9780199765539
 OR
Crucible of Power: A History of American Foreign Relations from 1897 Jones Rowman & Littlefield 2nd 2008 9780742558267
Crucible of Power: A History of American Foreign Relations to 1913 Jones Rowman & Littlefield 2nd 2009 9780742565340

 

POLS 3312 - Comparative Politics (HIST 3312)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Comparative Politics Hauss Cengage 8th 2013 9781111832551

 

POLS 3316 - Topics in Political Science

 Textbooks change with each topic

 

POLS 3411 - Research Methods and Data Analysis (PSYC/SOCI 3411)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Research Methods and Statistics Jackson Cengage 4th 2012 9781111346553
 Optional Supplement
Student Friendly Statistics Sanocki Pearson - - 9780130265210

 

POLS 4302 - International Relations

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
International Politics on the World Stage Rourke McGraw-Hill 12th 2008 9780073403885

 

POLS 4304 - The Presidency

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
The American Presidency: Origins and Development 1776-2011 Milkis Congressional Quarterly 6th 2012 9781608712816
Presidency and the Political System Nelson Congressional Quarterly 9th 2010 9780872899643

 

POLS 4308 - Congress and Legislative Processes

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Congress Reconsidered Dodd Congressional Quarterly 10th 2013 9781452227825
Congress and Its Members Davidson Congressional Quarterly 13th 2012 9781608716425

 

POLS 4322 - American Political Thought (HIST/PHIL 4322)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Political Liberalism Rawls Perseus - 2005 9780231130899
Justice, Gender, and the Family Okin Perseus - 1989 9780465037032
Political Thought in America: Conversations and Debates Abbott Waveland 4th 2010 9781577666271
The Twilight of Common Dreams Gitlin MacMillan - 1995 9780805040913
Democracy in America Tocqueville W.W. Norton & Co. - 2007 9780393929867
Liberalism and Social Action Dewey Prometheus Books - 1991 9781573927536
Freedom and Culture Dewey Prometheus Books - 1989 9780879755607

 

 

 

PSYCHOLOGY

 

PSYC 1301 - General Psychology

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Exploring Psychology Myers MacMillan 9th 2014 9781464111723

 

PSYC 2301 - Developmental Psychology

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
The Developing Person through the Lifespan Berger MacMillan 8th 2011 9781429232036
 OR
Invitation to the Life Span Berger MacMillan 2nd 2014 9781429283526

 

PSYC 2305 - Adolescent Development

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Adolescence Santrock McGraw-Hill 14th 2012 9780078117169

 

PSYC 2306 - Child Growth and Development

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
A Child's World: Infancy through Adolescence Papalia McGraw-Hill 13th 2014 9780078035432
Child Growth and Development (13/14) Annual Editions McGraw-Hill 20th 2013 9780078135941

 

PSYC 3201 - Introduction to the Profession of Psychology

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Career Paths in Psychology: Where Your Degree Can Take You Sternberg APA 2nd 2007 9781591477327

 

PSYC 3302 - Motivation and Emotion

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Understanding Motivation and Emotion Reeve John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 5th 2009 9780470392232

 

PSYC 3309 - History and Systems of Psychology

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Introduction to the History of Psychology Hergenhahn Cengage 7th 2014 9781133958093

 

PSYC 3310 - Theories of Personality

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Personality: Classic Theories and Modern Research Friedman Pearson 5th 2012 9780205050178

 

PSYC 3314 - Psychology and the Law (JUAD 3314)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Psychology and the Legal System Greene Cengage 8th 2014 9781133956563

 

PSYC 3317 - Rape: Perspectives on Sexual Assault (JUAD/SOCI 3317)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Rape Investigation Handbook Savino Elsevier Science 2nd 2012 9780123860293

 

PSYC 3318 - Ethics for Behavioral and Social Sciences. (JUAD/SOCI 3318)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Ethical Decisions for Social Work Practice Dolgoff Cengage 9th 2012 9780840034106
 OR
Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice Pollock Cengage 8th 2014 9781285062662
 OR
Ethics on the Job: Cases and Strategies Pfeiffer Cengage 4th 2014 9781133934875
 OR
Codes of Ethics for the Helping Professions Brooks/Cole Cengage 3rd 2007 9780495187172

 

PSYC 3321 - Marriage and the Family (JUAD/SOCI 3321)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Choices in Relationships Knox Cengage 11th 2013 9781111833220
 OR
Marriages, Families and Relationships Lamanna Cengage 11th 2012 9781111301545
 Optional Supplement
Annual Editions: The Family (13/14) Annual Editions McGraw-Hill 39th 2013 9780078135934

 

PSYC 3325 - Forensic Psychology (JUAD 3325)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Forensic Psychology Fulero Cengage 3rd 2009 9780495506492
 OR
Profiling Violent Crimes: An Investigative Tool Holmes Sage 4th 2009 9781412959988

 

PSYC 3411 - Research Methods and Data Analysis (POLS/SOCI 3411)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Research Methods and Statistics Jackson Cengage 4th 2012 9781111346553
 Optional Supplement
Student Friendly Statistics Sanocki Pearson - - 9780130265210

 

PSYC 4308 - Substance Abuse: Assessment and Treatment

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Substance Abuse Fisher Pearson 5th 2013 9780132613248
 OR
Drugs, Society and Human Behavior Hart McGraw-Hill 15th 2013 9780073529745

 

PSYC 4309 - Psychology of Death and Dying

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Death, Society and the Human Experience Kastenbaum Pearson 11th 2012 9780205001088
 OR
The Last Dance: Encountering Death and Dying DeSpelder McGraw-Hill 9th 2011 9780073532011

 

PSYC 4310 - Social Psychology (SOCI 4310)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Social Psychology Myers McGraw-Hill 11th 2012 9780078035296

 

PSYC 4311 - Abnormal Psychology (JUAD 4311)

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Abnormal Psychology Barlow Cengage 6th 2012 9781111343651
 Optional Supplement
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders DSM-5 American Psychiatric Association APA 5th 2013 9780890420256

 

PSYC 4312 - Psychology of Parenting

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Parent-Child Relations Bigner Pearson 9th 2014 9780132853347

 

PSYC 4313 - Cognitive Psychology

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#

Cognitive Psychology (with Coglab   manual and access)

Goldstein Cengage 3rd 2011 9780840033550

 

PSYC 4318 - Introduction to Counseling

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy Corey Cengage 9th 2013 9780840028549

 

PSYC 4319 - Human Sexuality

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Human Sexuality in a World of Diversity Rathus Pearson 9th 2014 9780205909469

 

PSYC 4320 - Physiological Psychology

TITLE
AUTHOR
PUBLISHER
ED
YEAR
ISBN#
Neuroscience: Exploring the Brain Bear, Connors, Paradiso Lipponcott Williams & Wilkins 3rd 2007 9780781760034
Discovering Biological Psychology Freberg Cengage 2nd 2010 9780547177793

 

PSYC 4340 - Topics in Psychology

 Textbooks change with each topic

 

PSYC 4360 - Practicum

 No textbook required for this course