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  1. Gambling, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals)

    A Study Across Three Areas

    By David Downes, D. M. Davies, M. E. David, P. Stone

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Since the legalisation of off-course cash betting in 1960, and the rise of varying forms of gambling, the British have come to be known as a nation of gamblers. Until this study was published in 1976, barely any evidence existed against which to assess the claim that gambling has become a major...

    Published January 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Illustrations of Madness (Psychology Revivals)

    By John Haslam

    Edited by Roy Porter

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    John Haslam’s Illustrations of Madness, written in 1810, occupies a special place in psychiatric history, it was the first book-length account of one single psychiatric case written by a British psychiatrist. John Haslam, apothecary to London’s Bethlem Hospital, and a leading psychiatrist of the...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Intelligence in Ape and Man (Psychology Revivals)

    By David Premack

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    What is language and what is the nature of the intelligence that can acquire it? This volume, originally published in 1976, describes 10 years of research devoted to these questions. The author describes his programmatic research of decomposing language into atomic constituents, designing and...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Intelligence and Cultural Environment (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1969, Intelligence and Cultural Environment looks at the concept of intelligence and the factors influencing the mental development of children, including health and nutrition, as well as child-rearing practices. It goes on to discuss the application of intelligence tests in...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Personality Assessment (Psychology Revivals)

    A critical survey

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1964, the aim of this book was to analyse the psychological processes involved in understanding personality, and to consider how the psychologist could help in making more accurate assessments. Professor Vernon discusses in detail the scientific status of psychoanalytic and...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Personality Tests and Assessments (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1953 this book provided the first comprehensive account of methods of personality assessment by a British author. It starts with a short survey of personality theory, pointing out the difficulties in any method of testing or assessment. Next it describes the weaknesses of...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Structure of Human Abilities (Psychology Revivals)

    By Philip E. Vernon

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in 1950, this revised edition of The Structure of Human Abilities was published in 1961, but remained largely unchanged from the original save for an additional supplement on the developments in factorial work on human abilities from 1950-1959. Much research had been carried out...

    Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  9. 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 January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. 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 January 15th 2015 by Routledge

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