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Forthcoming History of Psychology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. 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...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Archetypes

    By Elémire Zolla

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Man is dominated by his archetypes; they mould not only his history but his dreams. But how are we to define and evaluate them? Is it perhaps possible for us to relate more creatively to them? Originally published in 1981, these are some of the questions raised by this title. To answer them the...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Thinking About Thinking

    Studies in the Background of some Psychological Approaches

    By Joan Wynn Reeves

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1965, this title is a series of exploratory essays on approaches to thinking. The central topic is the relation of processes of an associative kind (sometimes irrational, in so far as they are not enmeshed with a world of shared experience) to those involving some degree of...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Reasoning: Representation and Process

    In Children and Adults

    Edited by Rachel Joffe Falmagne

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1975, this volume contains original reports of new models and data in the areas of propositional reasoning, syllogistic reasoning, and transitive inference in children and adults of the time. A wide range of theoretical viewpoints is represented, and an effort is made to...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The A B C of Nerves (Psychology Revivals)

    By D.F. Fraser-Harris

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1928, the preface reads: "It is almost impossible to distinguish between what is ‘elementary’ and what is ‘advanced’ in regard to the nervous system. The constitution and functions of that system are so little matters of common knowledge that it would be safe to assume that...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Nervous Breakdown (Psychology Revivals)

    Its Cause and Cure

    By W. B. Wolfe

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1934, excerpts from the original preface read: "A Nervous breakdown is a terrifying experience. When it occurs, the patient, his family, and often his friends are panic-stricken. No one knows just what to do with the patient, and the patient is incapable of helping himself....

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge