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  1. The Evolution and Function of Cognition

    By Felix E. Goodson

    Appropriate as a textbook for graduate courses, The Evolution and Function of Cognition provides a systematic and progressively inclusive integration of the facts and principles of cognitive psychology. It includes contributions of information processing and reaction, and emphasizes historical...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  2. Putting Psychology in its Place, 3rd Edition

    Critical Historical Perspectives

    By Graham Richards

    Psychology is a relatively recent and rapidly developing discipline. Perhaps the most significant changes have taken place over the last decade. Graham Richards gives historical perspective to key issues in contemporary psychology such as Psychology and Women and Psychology and Race as well as more...

    Published May 15th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Origin and Development of Scientific Psychology in Different Parts of the World: Retrospect and Prospect at the Turn of the Century

    A Special Issue of the International Journal of Psychology

    Edited by Hiroshi Imada

    Series: Special Issues of the International Journal of Psychology

    * When and under what influences did scientific psychology originate in different parts of the world?* What are the intra- and international/regional sources of influence that have affected its development into the present form?These questions were applied to three regions and three countries,...

    Published December 12th 2001 by Psychology Press

  4. Kohut, Loewald and the Postmoderns

    A Comparative Study of Self and Relationship

    By Judith G. Teicholz

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    In Kohut, Loewald, and the Postmoderns, Judith Teicholz, using the contemporary critique of Kohut and Loewald as a touchstone of inquiry into the current status of psychoanalysis, focuses on a select group of postmodern theorists whose recent writings comprise a questioning subtext to Kohut's and...

    Published November 30th 2001 by Routledge

  5. History and Theories of Psychology

    A Critical Perspective

    By Dai Jones, Jonathan Elcock

    Does mainstream psychology offer us a 'true' insight into human nature? Or are current psychological theories and philosphies as much to be taken in the context of today's social and political thinking as were past beliefs within the discipline?Addressing this sometimes contentious debate, 'History...

    Published May 31st 2001 by Routledge

  6. Models of Achievement

    Reflections of Eminent Women in Psychology, Volume 3

    Edited by Agnes N. O'Connell

    This outstanding book contains inspiring stories of late 20th century women who broke new ground in psychological knowledge and its applications. The lives and careers of 53 women are examined within social and historical contexts using three levels of analysis--the individual, the group, and the...

    Published February 28th 2001 by Psychology Press

  7. Cognitive Social Psychology

    The Princeton Symposium on the Legacy and Future of Social Cognition

    Edited by Gordon B. Moskowitz

    A comprehensive overview of the mechanisms involved in how cognitive processes determine thought and behavior toward the social world, Cognitive Social Psychology: *examines cognition as a motivated process wherein cognition and motivation are seen as intertwined; * reviews the latest research on...

    Published February 28th 2001 by Psychology Press

  8. The Jungians

    A Comparative and Historical Perspective

    By Thomas B. Kirsch

    The Jungians: A Comparative and Historical Perspective is the first book to trace the history of the profession of analytical psychology from its origins in 1913 until the present.As someone who has been personally involved in many aspects of Jungian history, Thomas Kirsch is well equipped to take...

    Published December 20th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Statistics in Psychology

    An Historical Perspective, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Cowles

    This book presents an historical overview of the field--from its development to the present--at an accessible mathematical level. This edition features two new chapters--one on factor analysis and the other on the rise of ANOVA usage in psychological research. Written for psychology, as well as...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Psychology Press

  10. Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology

    Volume IV

    Edited by Gregory A. Kimble, Michael Wertheimer

    Series: Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology Series

    This fourth book in the series continues the tradition of the popular earlier volumes by offering lively and entertaining information about some of contemporary psychology's most illustrious ancestors. The 21 chapters, many of them written by today's most visible and eminent authors, concentrate on...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Psychology Press