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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 162 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 April 19th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Social Behaviour in Animals (Psychology Revivals)

    With Special Reference to Vertebrates

    By N. Tinbergen

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1953, this is a classic study in animal behaviour, drawing on the author’s own extraordinary studies of insects, fish, and birds, as well as on the literature. The concept ‘community’ is taken in its widest sense to include all types of association of individuals, not only...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. An Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction (Psychology Revivals)

    By Paul Booth

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1989 this title provided a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the burgeoning discipline of human-computer interaction for students, academics, and those from industry who wished to know more about the subject. Assuming very little knowledge, the book provides an...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Character and the Conduct of Life (Psychology Revivals)

    Practical Psychology for Everyman

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1927, the preface reads: "It is directed to men and women of goodwill who are not completely satisfied with themselves, who believe that by taking thought they may add, however little, to their moral stature and to their efficiency in working towards whatever goals they may...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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