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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 160 results in Psychology Revivals
  1. Lifestreams

    An Introduction to Biosynthesis

    By David Boadella

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Biosynthesis means "integration of life". It is a holistic form of body psychotherapy, which was founded over forty-five years ago. The concept of life-streams is one of its major foundations, which has since been supported by research in neurobiology. How can we integrate the three most...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Psychotherapy with Families

    An Analytic Approach

    Edited by Sally J. Box, Beta Copley, Jeanne Magagna, Errica Moustaki

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1981, this study is the outcome of a clinical workshop based in the Adolescent Department at the Tavistock Clinic; its members at the time shared a tradition and interest in applying psychoanalytic principles to the understanding of groups and institutions and believed in...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Families Under Stress

    A Psychological Interpretation

    By Tony Manocchio, William Petitt

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The family is perhaps the most important single institution in everyone’s life. What happens in such an intense group? How does it develop over time? What happens when stress is placed upon it, whether generated from inside or outside the family? Originally published in 1975, when the late Tony...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Family Systems Application to Social Work

    Training and Clinical Practice

    Edited by Karen Gail Lewis

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1991, this title is a valuable social work text which demonstrated how to apply family system concepts to clinical situations encountered in work with inner-city populations at the time. Unlike traditional theories in clinical social work which were oriented toward the...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Personality (Psychology Revivals)

    Measurement and Theory

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1983 and written in the tradition of the British School of Psychology, Spearman, Burt, Eysenck, Cattell, this book from a well-known author was exceptional at the time in its attempt to wed quantification and psychological theory in the study of personality. The student is...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  6. A Handbook of Test Construction (Psychology Revivals)

    Introduction to Psychometric Design

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Psychological tests provide reliable and objective standards by which individuals can be evaluated in education and employment. Therefore accurate judgements must depend on the reliability and quality of the tests themselves. Originally published in 1986, this handbook by an internationally...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Psychology Exposed (Psychology Revivals)

    Or the Emperor's New Clothes

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, in this personal review of the state of academic psychology, Paul Kline draws attention to the way in which his peers at the time studiously avoided such threatening matters as human feelings and emotions, unconscious ‘complexes’ – in short anything that could be...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Mind and its Mechanism

    By Paul Bousfield, W.R. Bousfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1927, the original blurb reads: "Scientists are beginning to believe there is some immaterial thing which performs certain functions that the material mechanism of the brain is powerless to perform. It is the purpose of this book to explain what that immaterial thing is and how...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Energies of Men (Psychology Revivals)

    A Study of the Fundamentals of Dynamic Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1932, the original blurb states: "This is a simplified condensation of the author’s two volumes, An Outline of Psychology and An Outline of Abnormal Psychology, which together give a comprehensive survey of the principles and findings of modern psychology. This is designed as an...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Child as a Cartesian Thinker

    Children's Reasonings about Metaphysical Aspects of Reality

    By Eugene V. Subbotsky

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1996, this book presents and analyses children’s reasonings about fundamental metaphysical problems. The first part describes dialogues with children that were constructed on the basis of Descartes’ Mediations on First Philosophy and which look at children’s ideas about the...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Psychology Press