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  1. Psychotherapy After Kohut

    A Textbook of Self Psychology

    By Ronald R. Lee, J. Colby Martin

    Hailed as "a superb textbook aimed at introducing psychoanalytic self psychology to students of psychotherapy" (Robert D. Stolorow), Psychotherapy After Kohut is unique in its grasp of the theoretical, clinical, and historical grounds of the emergence of this new psychotherapy paradigm. ...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. In Freud's Shadow

    Adler in Context

    By Paul E. Stepansky

    In its detailed, interpretive reconsideration of Adler's involvement with Freud and psychoanalysis, In Freud's Shadow constitutes a seminal contribution to our historical understanding of the early psychoanalytic movement. Making extensive use of the Minutes of the Vienna Psycho-Analytic...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Heinz Kohut

    The Chicago Institute Lectures

    Edited by Paul Tolpin, Marian Tolpin

    Delivered to advanced candidates at The Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis in 1974-75, The Chicago Institute Lectures reveal a Kohut in transition, a Kohut wrestling with the creative tension in psychoanalysis between tradition and innovation, between continuity and change, even as he worked...

    Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Lectures on Human and Animal Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By Wilhelm Wundt

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Wilhelm Wundt is known today as one of the founding figures of modern psychology. The first person to ever call himself a Psychologist, he is also widely regarded as the "father of experimental psychology", having established the first laboratory in the world dedicated to psychological...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Introduction to Psychotherapy

    Its History and Modern Schools

    By J. A. Hadfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1967, the original blurb reads: This book is intended to give the intelligent lay reader a comprehensive view of the subject of psychotherapy, the treatment of nervous disorders by mental means. These disorders are of increasing importance on account of their wide-spread nature...

    Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. An Outline of Abnormal Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1926, a complement to the author’s Outline of Psychology, this book surveys the field of neurotic and mental disorders in so far as they are not due to gross organic lesions. It discusses this principal types of mental process that are abnormal or disorderly in the sense...

    Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Science of Philosophy

    By F. H. George

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1981, this book was an attempt to bridge the gap between scientists and philosophers by viewing philosophy, at least in part, through scientific eyes. Professor George is not here concerned with the philosophy of science. Rather he is looking at classical philosophical...

    Published June 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. An Introduction to Social Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    On its first publication in 1908 this pioneer book received immediate acclaim and was thought to have probably done more than any other single publication to stimulate study of the foundations of social behaviour. Professor McDougall was the most powerful advocate of an idealistic outlook on human...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Psycho-Analysis and Social Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    From the Preface: ‘In these few lectures delivered in the University of London (May 1935) I have returned to the always interesting, but generally quite futile, task of criticizing the teachings of Professor Sigmund Freud and his school. On the present occasion my criticisms are made with ruthless...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Social Psychology

    The Study of Human Interaction

    By Theodore M. Newcomb, Ralph H. Turner, Philip E. Converse

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

    Combining the efforts of sociologists and psychologists, this work, originally published in 1952 and revised in 1966, embraces these two disciplines to show how social-psychological problems must be viewed in individual as well as general terms. Human interaction is, therefore, the main theme of...

    Published June 8th 2015 by Psychology Press