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Forthcoming History of Psychology Books

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  1. Nervous Disorders of Men (Psychology Revivals)

    The Modern Psychological Conception of their Causes, Effects, and Rational Treatment

    By Bernard Hollander

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist in the early twentieth century. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of the interest in phrenology at that time. This title, originally published in 1916, looks at ‘the numerous nervous illnesses of men, in...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Nervous Disorders of Women (Psychology Revivals)

    The Modern Psychological Conception of their Causes, Effects and Rational Treatment

    By Bernard Hollander

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist in the early twentieth century. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of the interest in phrenology at that time. This title, originally published in 1916, looks at ‘the numerous nervous illnesses of women, in...

    To Be Published July 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Managing Madness (Psychology Revivals)

    Changing Ideas and Practice

    By Joan Busfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Psychiatry regularly comes under attack as a way of caring for and controlling the mentally ill. Originally published in 1986, this title explores the history and theory of psychiatry to illuminate current practice at the time, and shows why mental health services had developed in particular ways....

    To Be Published July 24th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Minds in Distress (Psychology Revivals)

    A Psychological Study of the Masculine and Feminine Mind in Health and in Disorder

    By A. E. Bridger

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1913, this title looks at how the mind affects health. Up until this time medicine was mainly concerned with the ‘physical side of man’, this title aims to redress the balance. The author defines the two types of mind: masculine and feminine and goes on to show ‘that upon...

    To Be Published July 26th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Freud, Surgery, and the Surgeons

    By Paul E. Stepansky

    In this fascinating excursion into medical and psychoanalytic history, Paul E. Stepansky charts the rise and fall of the "surgical metaphor" - Freud's view of psychoanalysis as analogous to a surgical procedure. Approaching Freud's understanding of surgery and surgeons historically and...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Annual of Psychoanalysis, V. 29

    Sigmund Freud and His Impact on the Modern World

    Edited by Jerome A. Winer, James W. Anderson

    Sigmund Freud and His Impact on the Modern World, volume 29 of The Annual of Psychoanalysis, is a comprehensive reassessment of the influence of Sigmund Freud. Intended as an unofficial companion volume to the Library of Congress's exhibit, "Sigmund Freud: Conflict and Culture," it ponders...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology

    Volume III

    Edited by Gregory A. Kimble, Michael Wertheimer

    Series: Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology Series

    This third volume in a series devoted to luminaries in the history of psychology--features chapter authors who are themselves highly visible and eminent scholars. They provide glimpses of the giants who shaped modern cognitive and behavioral science, and shed new light on their contributions and...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  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...

    To Be Published September 3rd 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...

    To Be Published September 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  10. Psychology from An Empirical Standpoint

    By Franz Brentano

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Franz Brentano is one of the founding fathers of twentieth century philosophy, celebrated for introducing the concept of intentionality to philosophy as well as making significant contributions to ethics and logic. His work exerted great influence on major philosophers such as Edmund Husserl, but...

    To Be Published September 4th 2014 by Routledge