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  1. 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...

    Published May 8th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Obese Humans and Rats (Psychology Revivals)

    By Stanley Schacter, Judith Rodin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1974, this volume examines the behavioural similarities of obese humans and animals whose so-called feeding centre (the ventro-medial hypothalamic nuclei) has been lesioned. Both the obese human and the VMH-lesioned animal seem to share a hyposensitivity to the internal (...

    Published April 19th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. 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...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. 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...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 the Peace’, which...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Psychoanalysis and Aesthetics

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    Originally published in 1924, this title is substantially a continuation of Baudouin’s earlier work Studies in Psychoanalysis, being an application of psychoanalysis to the theory of aesthetics, as illustrated by a detailed study of the works of the Belgian poet Emile Verhaeren. The ‘...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Mind of the Child

    A Psychoanalytical Study

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    Originally published in 1933, the author’s ambition was to depict the child's mind as revealed to us by psychoanalysis. It was not intended to teach the technique of psychoanalysis as applied to children nor to formulate a methodology of education. The author starts by defining the concepts of...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Myth of Modernity

    By Charles Baudouin

    Series: Collected Works of Charles Baudouin

    First published in 1950, this is a late work by Charles Baudouin, world-famous French psychologist, and takes its title from the opening chapter which examines the transformation of the myth of Progress, characteristic of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, into the myth of Modernity,...

    Published April 10th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge