Under the theme of “A Book is the Best Companion Ever”, Khalifa Library at Al Ain University of Science and Technology, Al Ain Campus, organized a scientific seminar about a book entitled “Introduction to Psychology: Gateways to Mind and Behavior” by Dennis Cohn and John O. Mitterer, translated into Arabic by Prof. Marwan Al Zoubi, Head of Humanities and Social Sciences Department, College of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences.
The book consists of eighteen chapters discussing issues related to psychology, mind and behavior published in 1072 pages by Dar Al Fikr in 2019.
The presenter was able to present the book in an easy and clear manner. He talked about the importance of the book as a basic reference in psychology, critical thinking, human development, knowledge, social thinking and society behavior, focusing particularly on the factors affecting human behavior, and the relationship between intelligence and language before responding to inputs from the audience.
At the end of the seminar, the Director of the Library, Mr. Abdoulaye Kaba, expressed his thankfulness and appreciation to Prof. Al Zoubi for presenting this valuable book. He also thanked the faculty members and students who participated in the seminar. He pointed out that Khalifa Library is always keen to raise the awareness about the importance of books and reading and provide knowledge sources for various disciplines and programs in Arabic and English.