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Forthcoming History of Psychology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Clinical Lectures on Diseases of the Nervous System (Psychology Revivals)

    By J-M. Charcot

    Edited by Ruth Harris

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1991 as part of the Tavistock Classics in the History of Psychiatry series, this re-edition of J-M. Charcot’s Clinical Lectures on Diseases of the Nervous System provides a unique opportunity to examine the work of one of the last century’s most controversial and admired...

    To Be Published March 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. What Psychiatry Left Out of the DSM-5

    Historical Mental Disorders Today

    By Edward Shorter

    Historically-Based Mental Disorders and the DSM: What Psychiatry Left Out covers the diagnoses that the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) failed to include, along with diagnoses that should not have been included, but were. Psychiatry as a field is over two centuries old...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Psychology Exposed (Psychology Revivals)

    Or the Emperor's New Clothes

    By Paul Kline

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, in this personal review of the state of academic psychology, Paul Kline draws attention to the way in which his peers at the time studiously avoided such threatening matters as human feelings and emotions, unconscious ‘complexes’ – in short anything that could be...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Mind and its Mechanism (Psychology Revivals)

    By Paul Bousfield, W.R. Bousfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1927, the original blurb reads: "Scientists are beginning to believe there is some immaterial thing which performs certain functions that the material mechanism of the brain is powerless to perform. It is the purpose of this book to explain what that immaterial thing is and how...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Energies of Men (Psychology Revivals)

    A Study of the Fundamentals of Dynamic Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1932, the original blurb states: "This is a simplified condensation of the author’s two volumes, An Outline of Psychology and An Outline of Abnormal Psychology, which together give a comprehensive survey of the principles and findings of modern psychology. This is designed as an...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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...

    To Be Published April 8th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    Charles Baudouin (1893-1963) was a French psychoanalyst. Born in Nancy, a town that played a significant role in the history of psychoanalysis, he was a contemporary of Freud, Jung and Adler. After receiving his degree in philosophy, he moved to Geneva where his early work and first book focused on...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Suggestion and Autosuggestion

    A Psychological and Pedagogical Study Based Upon the Investigations Made by the New Nancy School

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    This title, originally published in 1920, second edition in 1924, has been largely forgotten in the history of hypnosis. Charles Baudouin’s first book, it is an important account of the early theories of the New Nancy School, widely recognised as the founding school of modern day hypnosis. The...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Studies in Psychoanalysis

    An Account of Twenty-Seven Concrete Cases Preceded by a Theoretical Exposition

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    Originally published in 1922, this title was intended for the expert and for the general reader. The original blurb states: "As far as the general reader is concerned, there does not yet exist a volume which gives a straightforward and thoroughly comprehensible explanation of the leading methods...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Contemporary Studies

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    Originally published in 1924, this title is divided into four parts, each looking at contemporary issues. Beginning with ‘The Liberators of the Mind’, the author discusses important thinkers of the time, such as Tolstoy and Nietzsche. The second part looks at ‘The War and Peace’, which refers...

    To Be Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge