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  1. 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 26th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Principles of Learning and Memory

    Classic Edition

    By Robert G. Crowder

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    In this landmark volume from 1976, Robert Crowder presents an organized review of the concepts that guide the study of learning and memory. The basic organization of the book is theoretical, rather than historical or methodological, and there are four broad sections. The first is on coding in...

    Published November 24th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. The Ecological Approach to Visual Perception

    Classic Edition

    By James J. Gibson

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This book, first published in 1979, is about how we see: the environment around us (its surfaces, their layout, and their colors and textures); where we are in the environment; whether or not we are moving and, if we are, where we are going; what things are good for; how to do things (to...

    Published November 20th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    By Various

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Emotion (or affect) is a cross-disciplinary subject in psychology. Psychology Library Editions: Emotion makes available again twelve previously out-of-print titles that were originally published between 1976 and 1999, either as a set or as individual volumes, in your choice...

    Published November 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. 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 November 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Brain, Mind, and the External Signs of Intelligence (Psychology Revivals)

    By Bernard Hollander

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of phrenology. This title originally published in 1931 looks at the different regions of the brain and their various functions in relation to intelligence. From the...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Psychologists on Psychology (Classic Edition)

    By David Cohen

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    This is a Classic Edition of David Cohen’s unique collection of interviews with eminent psychologists, first published in 1977. The book presents conversations with thirteen of the world’s great psychologists, who dominated the subject from 1950 to 1980, and who shaped psychology as we know it...

    Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Fifty Years of the Tavistock Clinic (Psychology Revivals)

    By H.V. Dicks

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1970 this title commemorates the men and ideas that started, inspired and established a pioneer institution in British psychiatry. Based on the impetus of Freudian and related innovations after the First World War, the Tavistock Clinic offered treatment, training and...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Reading Retardation and Multi-Sensory Teaching (Psychology Revivals)

    By Charles Hulme

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1981, this title is based on the author’s doctoral thesis and the research reported was carried out at the Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford. By the 1980s it was generally recognised that there are a number of children of adequate general...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Abnormal Children (Psychology Revivals)

    A Book for Parents, Teachers, and Medical Officers of Schools

    By Bernard Hollander

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of phrenology. This title, originally published in 1916, deals with "the nervous defects of children, and the various forms and degrees of mental and moral...

    Published October 13th 2014 by Routledge