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  1. 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....

    Published August 1st 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Shape of Reason

    Essays in Honour of Paolo Legrenzi

    Edited by Vittorio Girotto, Philip N. Johnson-Laird

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    Over the past three decades, there has been a rapid development of research on human thinking and reasoning. This volume provides a comprehensive review of this topic by looking at the important contributions Paolo Legrenzi has made to the field, by bridging the gap from Gestalt ideas to modern...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. 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. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of phrenology. This title, originally published in 1916, looks at ‘the numerous nervous illnesses of men, in which the mental factor plays a large part, and which...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of phrenology. This title, originally published in 1916, looks at ‘the numerous nervous illnesses of women, in which the mental factor plays a large part, and which are...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Psychology Serving Humanity: Proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology

    Volume 2: Western Psychology

    Edited by Saths Cooper, Kopano Ratele

    This is the second of two volumes collecting the key proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology, the first to be held in Africa in the 123 years of its history. The theme of the conference was "Psychology Serving Humanity", a recognition of psychology's unfulfilled mission in...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Psychology Serving Humanity: Proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology

    Volume 1: Majority World Psychology

    Edited by Saths Cooper, Kopano Ratele

    This is the first of two volumes collecting the key proceedings of the 30th International Congress of Psychology, the first to be held in Africa in the 123 years of its history. The theme of the conference was "Psychology Serving Humanity", a recognition of psychology's unfulfilled mission in the...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. The Foundations of Remembering

    Essays in Honor of Henry L. Roediger, III

    Edited by James S. Nairne

    Series: Psychology Press Festschrift Series

    The Foundations of Remembering presents a collection of essays written by top memory scholars in honor of Henry L. Roediger III. The chapters were originally delivered as part of the "Roddyfest" conference held in March 2005 to celebrate Purdue University's awarding of an honorary doctor of letters...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Psychology Press

  8. Neural Theories of Mind

    Why the Mind-Brain Problem May Never Be Solved

    By William R. Uttal

    In this fascinating book, William R. Uttal raises the possibility that, however much we learn about the anatomy and physiology of the brain and psychology, we may never be able to cross the final bridge explaining how the mind is produced by the brain. Three main classes of mind-brain theory are...

    Published June 9th 2014 by Psychology Press

  9. Experimental Psychology Its Scope and Method: Volume I (Psychology Revivals)

    History and Method

    By Jean Piaget, Paul Fraisse, Maurice Reuchlin

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in English 1968, in this volume Paul Fraisse begins with history, looking at the evolution of experimental psychology, starting with its origins. He then moves on to the establishment of experimental psychology around the world. In the second chapter he discusses the experimental...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. The Philosophy, Theory and Methods of J. L. Moreno

    The Man Who Tried to Become God

    By John Nolte

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    J. L. Moreno, M.D., is recognized as the originator of sociometry and psychodrama, and was a prodigious creator of methods and theories of creativity, society, and human behavior. The methods and techniques he authored have been widely adopted; the theories and philosophy upon which the methods are...

    Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge