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  1. The Varieties of Religious Experience

    A Study In Human Nature

    By William James

    Series: Routledge Classics

    'Is life worth living? Yes, a thousand times yes when the world still holds such spirits as Professor James.' - Gertrude Stein A classic of American thought, William James’ The Varieties of Religious Experience is an extraordinary study of human spirituality in all its forms and one of the most...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Routledge

  2. Milestones in the History of Aphasia

    Theories and Protagonists

    By Juergen Tesak, Chris Code

    Series: Brain, Behaviour and Cognition

    Milestones in the History of Aphasia surveys the history of aphasia from its earliest mentions in ancient times, to the turn of the new millennium in 2000. The book takes a predominantly chronological approach starting with an examination of the earliest medical documents and medieval attempts to...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Psychology Press

  3. Psychology's Territories

    Historical and Contemporary Perspectives From Different Disciplines

    By Mitchell Ash, Thomas Sturm

    What are the conceptual and practical territories of psychology? How have the boundaries of psychological thought, research and practice developed in history, and how might they be renegotiated today? This volume presents new approaches to these questions, resulting from a three-year collaboration...

    Published April 1st 2007 by Psychology Press

  4. A Historical and Contemporary Look at Psychological Systems

    By Joseph J. Pear

    A Historical and Contemporary Look at Psychological Systems offers a novel approach to examining the history and current state of scientific psychology. This boldly original volume analyzes the systems of psychology in an innovative new way. The author provides interconnectedness to, as well as the...

    Published February 1st 2007 by Psychology Press

  5. Historical Perspectives in Industrial and Organizational Psychology

    Edited by Laura L. Koppes

    Series: Applied Psychology Series

    This unique book is the first to contain a comprehensive history of industrial and organizational psychology, covering numerous topics in the discipline. The history presented offers various perspectives, including the contributions of individuals, organizations, and contextual or situational...

    Published August 28th 2006 by Psychology Press

  6. Psychological Concepts

    An International Historical Perspective

    Edited by Kurt Pawlik, Gery d'Ydewalle

    Among the scientific advances over the last one hundred years, those in psychological science rank among the most prolific and revealing. The analyses of human intelligence and cognition, of human consciousness and self-awareness, of human memory and learning, and of human personality structure...

    Published June 14th 2006 by Psychology Press

  7. Psychology IUPsyS Global Resource

    Edition 2006

    Edited by Michael J. Stevens, Danny Wedding

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    Published as part of the International Journal of Psychology, and distributed annually to all journal subscribers, the Resource is an electronic collection of information resources on international psychology, first published in 2000 and annually updated and expanded. New additions for the 2006...

    Published May 24th 2006 by Psychology Press

  8. Edward Bibring Photographs the Psychoanalysts of His Time

    Edited by Sanford Gifford, Daniel Jacobs, Vivien Goldman

    Edward Bibring Photographs the Psychoanalysts of His Time provides us with a unique pictorial window into a fascinating period of psychoanalytic history. It is the gift of Edward Bibring, a passionate photographer who, Rolleiflex in hand, chronicled international psychoanalytic congresses from...

    Published March 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  9. History of Psychology

    A Cultural Perspective

    By Cherie G. O'Boyle

    History of Psychology: A Cultural Perspective easily distinguishes itself from other texts in a number of ways. First, it examines the field within the rich intellectual and cultural context of everyday life, cross-cultural influences, and contributions from literature, art, and other disciplines....

    Published February 23rd 2006 by Psychology Press

  10. Ecological Psychology in Context

    James Gibson, Roger Barker, and the Legacy of William James's Radical Empiricism

    By Harry Heft

    In this book Harry Heft examines the historical and theoretical foundations of James J. Gibson's ecological psychology in 20th century thought, and in turn, integrates ecological psychology and analyses of sociocultural processes. A thesis of the book is that knowing is rooted in the direct...

    Published March 24th 2005 by Psychology Press