Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

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Psychoanalysis

  1. Empathy I (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Melvin Bornstein, Donald Silver

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    When the late Heinz Kohut defined psychoanalysis as the science of empathy and introspection, he sparked a debate that has animated psychoanalytic discourse ever since. What is the relationship of empathy to psychoanalysis? Is it a constituent of analytical technique, an integral aspect of the...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  2. Empathy II (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Melvin Bornstein, Donald Silver

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    When the late Heinz Kohut defined psychoanalysis as the science of empathy and introspection, he sparked a debate that has animated psychoanalytic discourse ever since. What is the relationship of empathy to psychoanalysis? Is it a constituent of analytical technique, an integral aspect of the...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Guiding the Child (Psychology Revivals)

    On the principles of Individual Psychology

    By Alfred Adler

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1930 this book was written under the leadership and inspiration of Alfred Adler. He and a group of physicians and educators organized 28 child guidance clinics in Vienna, Berlin and Munich in the years prior to publication. Conducted according to the tenets of Individual...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Reflections on Self Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Samuel Kaplan

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1983, Reflections on Self Psychology records the development of a powerful initiative to alter psychoanalytic theory and practice, and an evaluative questioning of this initiative. It presents a dialogue that developed at the Boston Symposium of 1980 between vigorous...

    Published July 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Beloved Ego (Psychology Revivals)

    Foundations of the New Study of the Psyche

    By Wilhelm Stekel

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Wilhelm Stekel was an Austrian physician and psychologist and one of Freud’s earliest followers. A prolific writer, this book originally published in 1921, was considered by the translator ‘the best general introduction of its author to the English public’, containing as is does many of his central...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Case of Miss R. (Psychology Revivals)

    The Interpretation of a Life Story

    By Alfred Adler

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1929 the individual psychological interpretation of this autobiography was first presented by Alfred Adler to a group of psychiatrists and pedagogues in Vienna. The story of the development of a neurosis is told in this book. A young girl relates the fascinating story of her...

    Published March 26th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Chamber of Maiden Thought (Psychology Revivals)

    Literary Origins of the Psychoanalytic Model of the Mind

    By Meg Harris Williams, Margot Waddell

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Literature is recognised as having significantly influenced the development of modern psychoanalytic thought. In recent years psychoanalysis has drawn increasingly on the literary and artistic traditions of western culture and moved away from its original medical–scientific context. Originally...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Depths of the Soul (Psychology Revivals)

    Psycho-Analytical Studies

    By Wilhelm Stekel

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Wilhelm Stekel was an Austrian physician and psychologist and one of Freud’s earliest followers. This title, originally published in 1921, was the author’s favourite of his own work. In the preface he says: ‘It was written in the beautiful years in which the first rays of analytic psychognosis...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Experimental Study of Freudian Theories (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Hans J. Eysenck, Glenn D. Wilson

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1973 the editors of this book collected together those studies which had been considered at the time to yield the best evidence in support of Freudian theory, and found on close examination that they failed to provide any such proof. Each paper is printed in full and is...

    Published May 7th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Psychology of Pierre Janet (Routledge Revivals)

    By Elton Mayo

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Pierre Janet (1859 – 1947) is considered to be one of the founders of psychology, and pioneered research in the disciplines of psychology, philosophy and psychotherapy. Janet’s most crucial research, particularly in the subjects of ‘dissociation’ and ‘subconscious’ - terms coined by him - is...

    Published August 19th 2013 by Routledge

  11. The Science of Living (Psychology Revivals)

    By Alfred Adler

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1930 The Science of Living looks at Individual Psychology as a science. Adler discusses the various elements of Individual Psychology and its application to everyday life: including the inferiority complex, the superiority complex and other social aspects, such as,...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge

  12. Understanding Human Nature (Psychology Revivals)

    By Alfred Adler

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1928 this book was an attempt to acquaint the general public with the fundamentals of Individual Psychology. At the same time it is a demonstration of the practical application of these principles to the conduct of everyday relationships, and the organization of our...

    Published March 27th 2013 by Routledge