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Psychology Revivals

Psychology Revivals is a new initiative aiming to re-issue a wealth of academic works which have long been unavailable. Encompassing a vast range from across the Behavioural Sciences, Psychology Revivals draws upon a distinguished catalogue of imprints and authors associated with Routledge and Psychology Press, restoring to print books by some of the most influential scholars of the last 120 years.

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1-10 of 127 results in Psychology Revivals
  1. Obese Humans and Rats (Psychology Revivals)

    By Stanley Schacter, Judith Rodin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1974, this volume examines the behavioural similarities of obese humans and animals whose so-called feeding centre (the ventro-medial hypothalamic nuclei) has been lesioned. Both the obese human and the VMH-lesioned animal seem to share a hyposensitivity to the internal (...

    Published October 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  2. Social Behavior and Personality (Psychology Revivals)

    By Arnold H. Buss

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The fields of social behaviour and personality had for the most part been studied separately, originally published in 1986, this title was one of the first to consider them together. Social behaviours and contexts are analysed and distinctions are suggested. Social behaviours not previously seen as...

    Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The State of Psychiatry (Psychology Revivals)

    Essays and Addresses

    By Aubrey Lewis

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    To mark his retirement in 1966 from the Professorship of Psychiatry at the University of London, and the directorship of the Institute of Psychiatry, the Maudsley Hospital, Professor Lewis’s students edited and prepared an edition of his collected papers, in two volumes. Originally published in...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Inquiries in Psychiatry (Psychology Revivals)

    Clinical and Social Investigations

    By Aubrey Lewis

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    To mark his retirement in 1966 from the Professorship of Psychiatry at the University of London, and the directorship of the Institute of Psychiatry, the Maudsley Hospital, Professor Lewis’s students edited and prepared an edition of his collected papers, in two volumes. Originally published in...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Social Psychology at Work (Psychology Revivals)

    Essays in Honour of Michael Argyle

    Edited by Peter Collett, Adrian Furnham

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Social psychology has much to offer real world problems, especially in industrial and organizational settings. Originally published in 1995, in Social Psychology at Work leading researchers in their respective fields discuss recent findings and their implications for the commercial world of work....

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Bizarre Behaviours (Psychology Revivals)

    Boundaries of Psychiatric Disorder

    By Herschel Prins

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The most deviant forms of human behaviour can be disturbing, incomprehensible, and sometimes very frightening. Herschel Prins believes that even the most deviant-seeming behaviours have their counterparts in ‘normality’ and can often be seen as an extension of this. In Bizarre Behaviours he sets...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Living with the Bomb (Psychology Revivals)

    Can We Live Without Enemies?

    By Dorothy Rowe

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1985, Living with the Bomb was written as a sequel to the best seller Depression: The Way Out of Your Prison. The human species is facing extinction, not merely from nuclear war but also, and perhaps more likely, from the destruction of the resources of the planet. Is it...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Human Destructiveness (Psychology Revivals)

    The Roots of Genocide and Human Cruelty

    By Anthony Storr

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1972, this fully revised edition was published in 1991 and provides a classic study of humanity’s capacity for evil. The human species is capable of the most appalling cruelty. Why is this and where does our capacity for such destructiveness come from? In Human...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Social Skills and Health (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The efficiency of an organization and the well-being of those working within it are often dependent to a large extent on the social skills deployed by certain key personnel. The analysis of these skills and the training of people in their use had reached a stage of considerable sophistication....

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Social Psychology of Religion (Psychology Revivals)

    By Michael Argyle, Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1975, this book is a completely rewritten, revised version of Michael Argyle’s standard work, Religious Behaviour, first published in 1958. A great deal of new research had appeared since that date, which threw new light on the nature and origins of religious behaviour,...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge