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  1. Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology

    Volume VI

    Edited by Donald A. Dewsbury, Ludy T. Benjamin, Jr., Michael Wertheimer

    Series: Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology Series

    This sixth book in the Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology Series preserves the diversity that has characterized earlier volumes as it brings to life psychologists who have made substantial contributions to the field of the history of psychology. These chapters illustrate the pioneering endeavors...

    Published December 3rd 2012 by Psychology Press

  2. Being Human

    Psychological and Philosophical Perspectives

    By Richard Gross

    Richard Gross turns his expert eye to the psychology of human nature in a contemplative account encompassing cognition, consciousness, language, time perception, sense of mortality and human society. This book will help you to consider the unique aspects of being human and to understand the...

    Published January 26th 2012 by Routledge

  3. A Brief History of Psychology

    By Michael Wertheimer

    This brief, inexpensive text offers the utmost in flexibility in teaching the history of psychology. Used as a stand-alone text or with readers, this engaging book is noted for its analysis of the scientific and philosophical emergence of the field. Readers appreciate the book’s balanced coverage...

    Published October 26th 2011 by Psychology Press

  4. Putting Psychology in its Place, 3rd Edition

    Critical Historical Perspectives

    By Graham Richards

    The third edition of Putting Psychology In Its Place builds on the previous two editions, introducing the history of Psychology and placing the discipline within a historical context. It aims both to answer and raise questions about the role of Psychology in modern society, by critically examining...

    Published December 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  5. An Introduction to Theories of Personality

    7th Edition

    By Robert Ewen B, Robert B. Ewen

    This 7th Edition helps students unravel the mysteries of human behavior through its highly readable introduction to the ideas of the most significant personality theorists. Engaging biographical sketches begin each chapter, and unique capsule summaries help students review key concepts. ...

    Published October 4th 2009 by Psychology Press

  6. 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

  7. Psychology's Grand Theorists

    How Personal Experiences Shaped Professional Ideas

    By Amy P. Demorest

    Psychology's Grand Theorists argues that the three schools in psychology that have been dominant historically--the psychodynamic, behavioral, and phenomenological--have resulted in large part from the personal experiences of their originators. Sigmund Freud, B.F. Skinner, and Carl Rogers each...

    Published July 15th 2004 by Psychology Press

  8. Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology

    Volume V

    Edited by Gregory A. Kimble, Michael Wertheimer

    Series: Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology Series

    This book offers glimpses into the personal and scholarly lives of 20 giants in the history of psychology. As in the earlier volumes, prominent scholars were invited to prepare chapters on a pioneer who had made important contributions in their own area of expertise. Some of the psychologists...

    Published March 31st 2003 by Psychology Press

  9. 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

  10. 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

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Forthcoming Textbooks

  1. Cognitive Social Psychology: The Princeton Symposium on the Legacy and Future of Social Cognition
    Edited by Gordon B. Moskowitz
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  2. Psychological Concepts: An International Historical Perspective
    Edited by Kurt Pawlik, Gery d'Ydewalle
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  3. Milestones in the History of Aphasia: Theories and Protagonists
    By Juergen Tesak, Chris Code
    To Be Published October 31st 2014
  4. Psychology Library Editions: Emotion
    By Various
    To Be Published November 17th 2014
  5. Instinct, Environment and Behaviour (Psychology Revivals)
    By Stephen Lea
    To Be Published November 17th 2014

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