Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Forthcoming Critical Psychology Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 15 forthcoming new books in the subject of Critical Psychology — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

For books that are already published; please browse available books.

Forthcoming Books

  1. Gender and Psychology

    Edited by Vivien Burr

    Series: Critical Concepts in Psychology

    Nearly forty years after the passage of the Sex Discrimination and the Equal Pay Acts in the UK, and after similar legislative and judicial interventions in other jurisdictions around the world, women and men are still – by and large – following traditionally gendered educational and work careers....

    To Be Published September 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Beauty and Misogyny

    Harmful Cultural Practices in the West, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Jeffreys

    Series: Women and Psychology

    The new edition of Beauty and Misogyny revisits and updates Sheila Jeffreys' uncompromising critique of Western beauty practice and the industries and ideologies behind it. Jeffreys argues that beauty practices are not related to individual female choice or creative expression, but represent...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Discourse Dynamics (Psychology Revivals)

    Critical Analysis for Social and Individual Psychology

    By Ian Parker

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    What are discourses? Are discourses ‘real’, and what is real outside language? Originally published in 1992, Ian Parker provides one of the clearest and most systematic introductions to discourse research and the essential theoretical debates in the area. At the time it was one of the few texts to...

    To Be Published December 5th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Crisis in Modern Social Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    And How to End It

    By Ian Parker

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the late 1960s a ‘crisis’ erupted in social psychology, with many social psychologists highly critical of the ‘old paradigm’, laboratory-experimental approach. Originally published in 1989 The Crisis in Modern Social Psychology was the first book to provide a clear account of the complex body of...

    To Be Published December 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Psychological Development of Girls and Women

    Rethinking change in time, 2nd Edition

    By Sheila Greene

    Series: Women and Psychology

    This thoroughly revised new edition updates Sheila Greene's original transformative account of the psychological development of girls and women, and the central role of time in shaping human experience. Greene critically reviews traditional and contemporary theoretical approaches – ranging from...

    To Be Published December 7th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Critical Psychology

    Edited by Ian Parker

    This comprehensive review of the field of the rapidly expanding field of critical psychology will serve as the key resource for researchers, teachers and students. The book as a whole will define the scope of critical psychology. The individual chapters by leading and emerging scholars will plot...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Child Development

    Theories and Critical Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Roslayn Shute, Philip Slee

    Series: International Texts in Developmental Psychology

    Child Development: Theories and Critical Perspectives presents an overview of well-established and recent theories of child development, placing them in historical, philosophical and cultural contexts. It also considers how theory can best be translated into practice with children and adolescents....

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Vital Memory and Affect

    Living with a Difficult Past

    By Steven Brown, Paula Reavey

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Neurobiology of Motherhood

    Maternal Subjectivities and Embodied Experiences

    By Linda Burnett

    Series: Women and Psychology

    In motherhood, many women experience feelings of great intensity, a strong and passionate bond with their child, and a sense of personal transformation. For these women the experiences of pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding and embodied care are felt as central to the construction of their sense of...

    To Be Published March 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Ethics and Psychology

    Beyond Codes of Practice

    By Calum Neill

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Psychology Press