Psychology and Mental Health Research and Reference Titles

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General Psychology

  1. A Century of Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Progress, paradigms and prospects for the new millennium

    By Ray Fuller, Patricia Noonan Walsh, Patrick McGinley

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Psychology has influence in almost every walk of life. Originally published in 1997, A Century of Psychology is a review of where the discipline came from, where it had reached and where the editors anticipated it may go. Ray Fuller, Patricia Noonan Walsh and Patrick McGinley assembled an...

    Published March 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Behaviour (Psychology Revivals)

    By D. E. Broadbent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Original blurb from 1961: For most laymen the science of behaviour hardly exists. Few people have any clear idea of its methods, its history or, above all, its significance. Beside the popular interest aroused, for example, by the achievements of Freud, the work of the behaviourists is almost...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Psychology Press

  3. In Defence of Empirical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By D. E. Broadbent

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1973, this book contains the 1971 William James Lectures at Harvard, the first by that name to be given by a British psychologist. In addition, there are reprints of four shorter lectures which had not been easily available before. Together the resulting collection gave a...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Psychology Press

  4. Mental Life (Psychology Revivals)

    An Introduction to Psychology

    By Beatrice Edgell

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1926, the aim of this textbook was the ‘interpretation of human behaviour and conduct’. Beatrice Edgell is an important figure in the history of psychology. She was the first British woman to receive a PhD in psychology, the first female psychology professor in Britain and...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Psychology Press

  5. Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    A Study of Mental Life

    By Robert S. Woodworth, Donald G. Marquis

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1922, this popular title by R. S Woodworth was revised several times. This twentieth edition from 1949 brought D.G. Marquis on board and was thoroughly revised again, originally published in its current form in 1963. One of the most famous and successful introductions to...

    Published March 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Psychology in Africa (Psychology Revivals)

    By Mallory Wober

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    It is now well over a hundred and fifty years since the first celebrated geographical explorations of Africa took place. However, it was many years before there began quests of a different kind – the investigation of behaviour, personality, attitude and ability among Africa’s people. Originally...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Textbook of Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    By D.O. Hebb, D.C. Donderi

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Donald Hebb was one of the most influential psychologists of the 20th century and the first version of this textbook was written in 1958. This 4th edition, co-authored with Donderi, was originally published in 1987 and the object of the book was to introduce the student to the scientific study of...

    Published September 12th 2013 by Psychology Press