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  1. A Brief History of Psychology

    By Michael Wertheimer

    This brief, inexpensive text offers the utmost in flexibility in teaching the history of psychology. Used as a stand-alone text or with readers, this engaging book is noted for its analysis of the scientific and philosophical emergence of the field. Readers appreciate the book’s balanced coverage...

    Published October 26th 2011 by Psychology Press

  2. Portraits of Pioneers in Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Wade Pickren, Donald A. Dewsbury, Michael Wertheimer

    Utilizing an informal, sometimes humorous style of writing, this book brings to life 16 developmental psychologists who made a significant contribution to their field. Written by noted scholars, each chapter provides a glimpse into the personal and scholarly lives of these innovative "pioneers"....

    Published October 25th 2011 by Psychology Press

  3. Exhibiting Madness in Museums

    Remembering Psychiatry Through Collection and Display

    Edited by Catharine Coleborne, Dolly MacKinnon

    Series: Routledge Research in Museum Studies

    While much has been written on the history of psychiatry, remarkably little has been written about psychiatric collections or curating. Exhibiting Madness in Museums offers a comparative history of independent and institutional collections of psychiatric objects in Australia, New Zealand, Canada...

    Published June 21st 2011 by Routledge

  4. Revitalizing Political Psychology

    The Legacy of Harold D. Lasswell

    By William Ascher, Barbara Hirschfelder-Ascher

    The goal of this book is to recapture the diminished roles of affect, psychological needs, and the psychodynamic mechanisms that are crucial for understanding political behavior by explaining and extending the contributions of Harold D. Lasswell, the dominant figure in political psychology in...

    Published April 7th 2010 by Psychology Press

  5. Putting Psychology in its Place, 3rd Edition

    Critical Historical Perspectives

    By Graham Richards

    The third edition of Putting Psychology In Its Place builds on the previous two editions, introducing the history of Psychology and placing the discipline within a historical context. It aims both to answer and raise questions about the role of Psychology in modern society, by critically examining...

    Published December 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  6. An Introduction to Theories of Personality

    7th Edition

    By Robert Ewen B, Robert B. Ewen

    This 7th Edition helps students unravel the mysteries of human behavior through its highly readable introduction to the ideas of the most significant personality theorists. Engaging biographical sketches begin each chapter, and unique capsule summaries help students review key concepts. ...

    Published October 4th 2009 by Psychology Press

  7. Psychology: IUPsyS Global Resource (Edition 2009)

    Edited by Danny Wedding, Michael J. Stevens

    Psychology: IUPsyS Global Resource, Edition 2009 is the updated version of the 2008 Edition. It is a set of resource tools containing information about all aspects of Psychology around the world. Every year, new material is added to the CD-ROM and existing sections updated and/or expanded. It is an...

    Published April 26th 2009 by Psychology Press

  8. XXIX International Congress of Psychology: Abstracts

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Claudia Dalbert

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    The abstracts of the XXIX International Congress of Psychology (July 2008, Berlin) are published in Volume 43, Issue 3/4 of the International Journal of Psychology. The published volume includes the abstracts of the invited addresses, symposia, oral and poster presentations, numbering...

    Published July 30th 2008 by Psychology Press

  9. Rescued Lives

    The Oxford House Approach to Substance Abuse

    By Leonard A. Jason, Bradley D. Olson, Karen J. Foli

    An effective treatment to help those with addictions Victims of drug addiction, chronic illness, and mental illness all too often are overwhelmed with the affliction called hopelessness. Oxford Houses succeed because their substance abuse treatment approach instills the most powerful medicine—hope...

    Published July 17th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Psychology: IUPsyS Global Resource (Edition 2008)

    CD-ROM of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Danny Wedding, Michael J. Stevens

    Psychology: IUPsyS Global Resource (Edition 2008) is the updated version of the 2007 edition. It is a set of resource tools containing information about all aspects of Psychology around the world. Every year, new material is added to the CD-ROM and existing sections updated and/or expanded. It is...

    Published April 29th 2008 by Psychology Press