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Forthcoming Critical Psychology Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Vital Memory and Affect

    Living with a difficult past

    By Steven Brown, Paula Reavey

    Vital Memory and Affect takes as its subject the autobiographical memories of ‘vulnerable’ groups, including survivors of child sexual abuse, adopted children and their families, forensic mental health service users, and elderly persons in care home settings. In particular the focus is on a...

    To Be Published June 18th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Radical Inclusive Education

    Disability, teaching and struggles for liberation

    By Anat Greenstein

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    Many people who work in education start out with enthusiastic ideals about education as a positive force that can spur change in the life of the learner and in society at large, yet find themselves frustrated with a bureaucratic system that often alienates and excludes many of its students. This is...

    To Be Published July 7th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Optimizing the Self

    Social representations of self-help

    By Ole Jacob Madsen

    Series: Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

    This book provides an analysis of the social representations of leading self-help genres, including neurolinguistic programming, cognitive self-help therapy, mindfulness, self-management, self-esteem, self-leadership and self-control. Exploring the globalised therapeutic culture of today, the book...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. How to Rethink Psychology

    New metaphors for understanding people and their behavior

    By Bernard Guerin

    Based on the author’s forty years of experience in psychology, philosophy, and the social sciences, How to Rethink Psychology argues that to understand people we need to know more about their contexts than the dominant modes of thinking and research presently allow. Drawing upon insights from...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Psychology and the Conduct of Everyday Life

    Edited by Ernst Schraube, Charlotte Højholt

    Psychology and the Conduct of Everyday Life moves psychological theory and research practice out of the laboratory and into the everyday world. Drawing on recent developments across the social and human sciences, it examines how people live as active subjects within the contexts of their everyday...

    To Be Published August 11th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Humanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda

    Case studies and interventions

    Edited by Ishbel McWha-Hermann, Douglas C Maynard, Mary O'Neil Berry

    In recent years, a new movement has emerged within organizational psychology, transposing the established principles of the field onto arenas of more pressing humanitarian need, including the humanitarian treatment of all workers in all work settings. Humanitarian Work Psychology (HWP) stretches...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Critical Clinical Psychology in Practice

    Faith, Distress and Culture in India

    By Sabah Siddiqui

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    What is the value of 'faith healing' in understanding distress and treatment in different cultural contexts? What is a critical psychological perspective on faith and religious systems? What challenges do alternative religious practices pose to critical psychology? How should we re-imagine...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Ethics and Psychology

    Beyond Codes of Practice

    By Calum Neill

    Series: Concepts for Critical Psychology

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Neuroscience and Critique

    Exploring the Limits of the Neurological Turn

    Edited by Jan De Vos, Ed Pluth

    Recent years have seen a rapid growth in neuroscientific research, and an expansion beyond basic research to incorporate elements of the arts, humanities and social sciences. It has been suggested that the neurosciences will bring about major transformations in the understanding of ourselves, our...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge