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New and Published Books

  1. The Student's Guide to Studying Psychology

    4th Edition

    By Thomas M Heffernan

    Studying a degree course in psychology, even if you’ve taken the subject before university, requires a whole range of new skills and knowledge. And the 4th edition of this best-selling guide is an invaluable companion. It can not only help you to get a good final degree, but will also support you...

    Published July 3rd 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. 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...

    Published July 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Dilemmas

    Theoretical Issues and Research Findings

    Edited by Wim Liebrand, David Messick, Henk Wilke

    Series: International Series in Social Psychology

    This book describes the advances and insights made by social scientists from around the world into the understanding and resolution of social dilemmas. Each chapter discusses its own research findings against the background of a more comprehensive view of social dilemnas....

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Women, Children, and Addiction

    Edited by Loretta Finnegan, Stephen Kandall

    This proposed book draws on the expertise of 35 experts in the field of Addiction Medicine to provide the reader with a current and comprehensive view of addiction as related to women, pregnancy, newborns, infants and children. The volume begins by placing current attitudes towards addicted women...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. A Lexicon of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis

    Edited by Jessica Kuper

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1988, this volume provides a broad and eclectic view of psychological theory, methods and practice, covering not only the main branches of academic psychology but also psychiatry, psychoanalysis and other psychotherapies. Although some research and practices will inevitably...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. Working at the Interface of Cultures

    Eighteen Lives in Social Science

    Edited by Michael Harris Bond

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Behind the mask of objective science lie the dynamics of what happens to scientists who go to live and work in another culture. Those who work and study in an alien culture often find themselves changed in ways that affect their scientific work. How does this challenge, stimulate, provoke, suggest...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Introduction to Psychotherapy

    Its History and Modern Schools

    By J. A. Hadfield

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1967, the original blurb reads: This book is intended to give the intelligent lay reader a comprehensive view of the subject of psychotherapy, the treatment of nervous disorders by mental means. These disorders are of increasing importance on account of their wide-spread nature...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. An Outline of Abnormal Psychology

    By William McDougall

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1926, a complement to the author’s Outline of Psychology, this book surveys the field of neurotic and mental disorders in so far as they are not due to gross organic lesions. It discusses this principal types of mental process that are abnormal or disorderly in the sense...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Science of Philosophy

    By F. H. George

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1981, this book was an attempt to bridge the gap between scientists and philosophers by viewing philosophy, at least in part, through scientific eyes. Professor George is not here concerned with the philosophy of science. Rather he is looking at classical philosophical...

    Published July 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  10. Patterns of Attachment

    A Psychological Study of the Strange Situation

    By Mary D. Salter Ainsworth, Mary C. Blehar, Everett Waters, Sally N. Wall

    Series: Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

    Ethological attachment theory is a landmark of 20th century social and behavioral sciences theory and research. This new paradigm for understanding primary relationships across the lifespan evolved from John Bowlby’s critique of psychoanalytic drive theory and his own clinical observations,...

    Published June 29th 2015 by Psychology Press