Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

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General Psychology

  1. Biologising the Social Sciences

    Challenging Darwinian and Neuroscience Explanations

    Edited by David Canter, David Turner

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Social Science

    You can hardly open a paper or read an academic journal without some attempt to explain an aspect of human behaviour or experience by reference to neuroscience, biological or evolutionary processes. This ‘biologising’ has had rather a free ride until now, being generally accepted by the public at...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Psychology Education and Training

    A global perspective

    Edited by Rainer Silbereisen, Pierre Ritchie, Janak Pandey

    Much of the psychological research in the last century has been conducted in the global North West; hence, many prevailing theories and methodologies reflect the philosophical framework and shared cultural knowledge of this region. Other world views and cultural contexts have, as yet, not had the...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Psychology Press