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  1. Memory and Intelligence (Psychology Revivals)

    By Jean Piaget, Bärbel Inhelder

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the course of their researches for Mental Imagery in the Child (1971), the authors came to appreciate that action may be more conducive to the formation and conservation of images than is mere perception. This raised the problem of memory and its relation to intelligence, which they examine in...

    Published January 30th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Structuralism (Psychology Revivals)

    By Jean Piaget

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in English in 1971, structuralism was an increasingly important method of analysis in disciplines as diverse as mathematics, physics, biology, psychology, linguistics, sociology, anthropology and philosophy. Piaget here offers both a definitive introduction to the method and a...

    Published January 30th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Dyspraxia and its Management (Psychology Revivals)

    By Nick Miller

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Dyspraxia is a disorder of voluntary, purposeful, learned movement and is one of the most common sequelae of stroke, head-injury, neoplasm and abnormal ageing. It is also a major complicating factor in the assessment and treatment of acquired language, visual-spatial and other movement disorders....

    Published January 30th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Thinking about Thinking

    Cognition, Science, and Psychotherapy

    By Philip E. McDowell

    This book examines cognition with a broad and comprehensive approach. Drawing upon the work of many researchers, McDowell applies current scientific thinking to enhance the understanding of psychotherapy and other contemporary topics, including economics and healthcare. Through the use of practical...

    Published January 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Illustrations of Madness (Psychology Revivals)

    By John Haslam

    Edited by Roy Porter

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    John Haslam’s Illustrations of Madness, written in 1810, occupies a special place in psychiatric history, it was the first book-length account of one single psychiatric case written by a British psychiatrist. John Haslam, apothecary to London’s Bethlem Hospital, and a leading psychiatrist of the...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Freud

    2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Lear

    Series: The Routledge Philosophers

    In this fully updated second edition, Jonathan Lear clearly introduces and assesses all of Freud's thought, focusing on those areas of philosophy on which Freud is acknowledged to have had a lasting impact. These include the philosophy of mind, free will and determinism, rationality, the nature of...

    Published January 5th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Historical Social Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Kenneth Gergen, Mary Gergen

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The vast majority of research in social psychology focuses on momentary events: an attitude is changed, dissonance is reduced, a cognition is primed, and so on. Little attention is a paid to the unfolding of events over time, to social life as an ongoing process in which events are related in...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. A History of the Brain

    From Stone Age surgery to modern neuroscience

    By Andrew P. Wickens

    A History of the Brain tells the full story of neuroscience, from antiquity to the present day. It describes how we have come to understand the biological nature of the brain, beginning in prehistoric times, and progressing to the twentieth century with the development of Modern Neuroscience....

    Published December 8th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Instinct, Environment and Behaviour (Psychology Revivals)

    By Stephen Lea

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    What can the evolution of animal behaviour tell us about human behaviour? More specifically, how good an account of animal behaviour can we give in terms of evolution, and how do humans fit in with or deviate from the pattern established for other animals? The biological approach to the study of...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Analytical Psychology and the English Mind (Psychology Revivals)

    And Other Papers

    By H.G. Baynes

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1950, the name of the late Dr H.G. Baynes was already well-known as a leading exponent of and translator of the writings of Professor C.G. Jung, as author and as psychotherapist. The essay which gives it title to this varied and interesting collection of writings, shows...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge