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New and Published Books

  1. Between Psychology and Psychotherapy (Psychology Revivals)

    A poetics of experience

    By Miller Mair

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In this highly original and thought-provoking work the late Miller Mair puts forward his ideas for a new psychology. First published in 1989, he deals with issues of fundamental importance to the future of a psychology guided by genuine enquiry and concern rather than mere professional...

    Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Rethinking Disability in India

    By Anita Ghai

    Moving away from clinical, medical or therapeutic perspectives on disability, this book explores disability in India as a social, cultural and political phenomenon, arguing that this ‘difference’ should be accepted as a part of social diversity. It further interrogates the multiple issues of...

    Published November 28th 2014 by Routledge India

  3. Classic Case Studies in Psychology

    Third edition

    By Geoff Rolls

    The human mind is both extraordinary and compelling. But this is more than a collection of case studies; it is a selection of stories that illustrate some of the most extreme forms of human behaviour. From the leader who convinced his followers to kill themselves to the man who lost his memory;...

    Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Ability (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study

    By Victoria Hazlitt

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1926, the first part of this book attempted to formulate a theory of ability in the light of recent experimental results of the time. It discusses the nature of intelligence and the problem of special abilities, and includes a study of some typical forms of genius. The...

    Published November 21st 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. A Century of Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Progress, Paradigms and Prospects for the New Millennium

    By Ray Fuller, Patricia Noonan Walsh, Patrick McGinley

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Psychology has influence in almost every walk of life. Originally published in 1997 A Century of Psychology is a review of where the discipline came from, where it had reached and where the editors anticipated it may go. Ray Fuller, Patricia Noonan Walsh and Patrick McGinley assembled an...

    Published September 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  6. Religion and Psychotherapy in Modern Japan

    Edited by Christopher Harding, Iwata Fumiaki, Yoshinaga Shin’ichi

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

    Since the late nineteenth century, religious ideas and practices in Japan have become increasingly intertwined with those associated with mental health and healing. This relationship developed against the backdrop of a far broader, and deeply consequential meeting: between Japan’s long-standing,...

    Published September 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  7. Crafting Scholarship in the Behavioral and Social Sciences

    Writing, Reviewing, and Editing

    By Robert M. Milardo

    Crafting Scholarship helps readers improve their writing and publishing success in academia. Framed within the context of the editorial and peer review process, the book explores writing, editing, and reviewing in academic publishing. As such it provides unique coverage of how successful writers...

    Published September 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Healing across Boundaries

    Bio-medicine and Alternative Therapeutics

    Edited by Makarand R. Paranjape

    By facilitating a dialogue between bio-medicine and alternative therapeutics, especially Ayurveda, this book explores different perspectives on healing, uncovering how the dominant system of healthcare in today’s world relates to traditional healing practices. The volume takes into account the...

    Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge India

  9. Teaching Psychology

    A Step-By-Step Guide, Second Edition

    By Sandra Goss Lucas, Douglas A. Bernstein

    This volume provides thoroughly updated guidelines for preparing and teaching an entire course in psychology. Based on best principles and effective psychological and pedagogical research, it offers practical suggestions for planning a course, choosing teaching methods, integrating technology...

    Published June 26th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Psychology Serving Humanity: Proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology

    Volume 2: Western Psychology

    Edited by Saths Cooper, Kopano Ratele

    This is the second of two volumes collecting the key proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology, the first to be held in Africa in the 123 years of its history. The theme of the conference was "Psychology Serving Humanity", a recognition of psychology's unfulfilled mission in...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Psychology Press