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  1. Social Behaviour in Animals (Psychology Revivals)

    With Special Reference to Vertebrates

    By N. Tinbergen

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1953, this is a classic study in animal behaviour, drawing on the author’s own extraordinary studies of insects, fish, and birds, as well as on the literature. The concept ‘community’ is taken in its widest sense to include all types of association of individuals, not only...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. An Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction (Psychology Revivals)

    By Paul Booth

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1989 this title provided a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the burgeoning discipline of human-computer interaction for students, academics, and those from industry who wished to know more about the subject. Assuming very little knowledge, the book provides an...

    Published April 8th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Vygotsky at Work and Play

    By Lois Holzman

    Vygotsky at Work and Play relates the discoveries and insights of Russian psychologist Lev Vygotsky to ordinary people and their communities. The author—working with her intellectual partner Fred Newman—has advanced a unique performance-based methodology of development and learning that draws upon...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Recovery from Addiction in Communal Living Settings

    The Oxford House Model

    Edited by Leonard Jason, Joseph R Ferrari

    Research on treatment outcome for addictive disorders indicates that a variety of interventions are effective. However, the progress clients make in treatment frequently is undermined by the lack of an alcohol and drug free living environment supporting sustained recovery. This book suggests...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Sexual Difference Between Psychoanalysis and Vitalism

    Edited by Arun Saldanha, Hoon Song

    Throughout the twentieth century, psychoanalysis and feminism were the practico-intellectual fields most systematic and subversive in demonstrating that humanity is sexually fissured. More recently, further advances in the philosophy of difference and renewed emphases on embodiment, materiality and...

    Published March 25th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Assessment of Marital Discord (Psychology Revivals)

    An Integration for Research and Clinical Practice

    Edited by K. Daniel O'Leary

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1987 this book was designed to present the most recent research data on assessment of various aspects of marriage. Noted authorities on specific assessment areas provide information on conceptual and practical issues in marital assessment. The chapters include assessment of...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Asylum as Utopia (Psychology Revivals)

    W.A.F. Browne and the Mid-Nineteenth Century Consolidation of Psychiatry

    Edited by Andrew Scull

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    What Asylums Were, Are, and Ought to Be, first published in 1837, was of considerable significance in the history of lunacy reform in Britain. It contains perhaps the single most influential portrait by a medical author of the horrors of the traditional madhouse system. Its powerful and...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Lifes Preservative Against Self-Killing (Psychology Revivals)

    By John Sym

    Edited by Michael MacDonald

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    This book, first published in 1637, was the first full-length treatise on suicide published in English. Originally published in 1988 as part of the Tavistock Classics in the History of Psychiatry series, the introduction by Michael MacDonald places the book in the context of attitudes to suicide in...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Clinical Lectures on Diseases of the Nervous System (Psychology Revivals)

    By J-M. Charcot

    Edited by Ruth Harris

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1991 as part of the Tavistock Classics in the History of Psychiatry series, this re-edition of J-M. Charcot’s Clinical Lectures on Diseases of the Nervous System provides a unique opportunity to examine the work of one of the last century’s most controversial and admired...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Understanding Therapeutic Action (Psychology Revivals)

    Psychodynamic Concepts of Cure

    Edited by Lawrence E. Lifson

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Most of the existing psychodynamic literature approaches the treatment process from one particular theoretical perspective or another. Yet, what contemporary psychotherapists need most is practical information that transcends individual perspectives. After all, they must be able to treat patients...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Routledge

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