History and Theory of Psychology

  • Giambattista Vico and the New Psychological Science book cover

    Giambattista Vico and the New Psychological Science

    1st Edition

    By Luca Tateo, Jaan Valsiner

    Giambattista Vico (1668–1744) was an Italian philosopher, rhetorician, and historian. As one of the great thinkers of the Enlightenment, he exerted tremendous influence on the social sciences. He was the first to stress cultural and linguistic dimensions in the development of both the human mind…

    Hardback – 2016-12-30
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  • Nothingness: Philosophical Insights into Psychology book cover

    Nothingness

    Philosophical Insights into Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Jytte Bang

    This book addresses nothingness as not only the intangible presence of an emotional, cultural, social, or even political void that is felt on an existential level, but has some solid foundations in reality. The death of a loved one, the social isolation of an individual, or the culture shock one…

    Hardback – 2016-03-30
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  • The Life Space of the Urban Child: Perspectives on Martha Muchow's Classic Study book cover

    The Life Space of the Urban Child

    Perspectives on Martha Muchow's Classic Study, 1st Edition

    By Gunter Mey

    The heart of this book is the translation of The Life Space of the Urban Child, written in 1935 by Martha and Hans Heinrich Muchow. Life Space provides a fresh look at children as actors and how they absorb their city environments. It uses an empirical base connected with theories about the worlds…

    Hardback – 2015-05-30
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  • Norms, Groups, Conflict, and Social Change: Rediscovering Muzafer Sherif's Psychology book cover

    Norms, Groups, Conflict, and Social Change

    Rediscovering Muzafer Sherif's Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Ayfer Dost-Gozkan

    This book is about the life and work of a Turkish-American social scientist, Muzafer Sherif (1905–1988). He was known for his seminal work on norm and group formations, social judgment, and intergroup conflicts and cooperation. Although Sherif is identified as one of the founders of social…

    Hardback – 2015-04-30
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  • After Piaget book cover

    After Piaget

    1st Edition

    By Eduardo Marti

    After Piaget proves that Jean Piaget's work is critical for understanding some of the most current proposals in the study of psychological development. It analyses Piaget's legacy, moving beyond the harsh critiques that have circulated since he lost prominence. It also brings together new…

    Paperback – 2015-02-28
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  • Thinking Through Creativity and Culture: Toward an Integrated Model book cover

    Thinking Through Creativity and Culture

    Toward an Integrated Model, 1st Edition

    By Vlad Petre Glaveanu

    Creativity and culture are inherently linked. Society and culture are part and parcel of creativity's process, outcome, and subjective experience. Equally, creativity does not reside in the individual independent of culture and society.Vlad Petre Glveanu's basic framework includes creators and…

    Hardback – 2014-06-30
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  • John Dewey: Science for a Changing World book cover

    John Dewey

    Science for a Changing World, 1st Edition

    By Svend Brinkmann

    John Dewey was an American psychologist, philosopher, educator, social critic, and political activist. John Dewey: Science for a Changing World addresses Dewey's contemporary relevance; his life and intellectual trajectory; his basic philosophical ideas, with an emphasis on his philosophy of nature…

    Hardback – 2013-10-30
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  • Emerging Methods in Psychology book cover

    Emerging Methods in Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Seth Surgan

    The motivation for this volume in the History and Theory of Psychology series is to look across sub-disciplines within psychology and highlight instances where researchers transcended the tendency to think about methodology along traditional lines. Contributors have located examples of researchers…

    Hardback – 2012-01-15
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    History and Theory of Psychology