Philosophy: Philosophy of Psychology

  • The Philosophical Defence of Psychiatry book cover

    The Philosophical Defence of Psychiatry

    1st Edition

    By Lawrie Reznek

    By first analysing the arguments of psychiatry's critics and the philosophical ideas of such thinkers as Freud, Eysenck, Laing, Szasz, Sedgwick and Foucault and by then providing answers to the many contentious and diverse questions raised, Dr. Reznek aims to establish a philosophical defence of…

    Paperback – 2011-11-04
    Routledge
    Philosophical Issues in Science

  • The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Symons, Paco Calvo

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology is an invaluable guide and major reference source to the major topics, problems, concepts and debates in philosophy of psychology and is the first companion of its kind. A team of renowned international contributors provide forty-two chapters…

    Paperback – 2011-08-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • The Suffering Stranger: Hermeneutics for Everyday Clinical Practice book cover

    The Suffering Stranger

    Hermeneutics for Everyday Clinical Practice, 1st Edition

    By Donna M. Orange

    Winner of the 2012 Gradiva Award! Utilizing the hermeneutics of Hans-Georg Gadamer and the ethics of Emmanuel Lévinas, The Suffering Stranger invigorates the conversation between psychoanalysis and philosophy, demonstrating how each is informed by the other and how both are strengthened in unison.…

    Paperback – 2011-04-21
    Routledge

  • Embodied Cognition book cover

    Embodied Cognition

    1st Edition

    By Lawrence Shapiro

    Embodied cognition often challenges standard cognitive science. In this outstanding introduction, Lawrence Shapiro sets out the central themes and debates surrounding embodied cognition, explaining and assessing the work of many of the key figures in the field, including George Lakoff, Alva Noë,…

    Paperback – 2010-08-09
    Routledge
    New Problems of Philosophy

  • On Delusion book cover

    On Delusion

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer Radden

    Delusions play a fundamental role in the history of psychology, philosophy and culture, dividing not only the mad from the sane but reason from unreason. Yet the very nature and extent of delusions are poorly understood. What are delusions? How do they differ from everyday errors or mistaken…

    Paperback – 2010-07-28
    Routledge
    Thinking in Action

  • Practical Identity and Narrative Agency book cover

    Practical Identity and Narrative Agency

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kim Atkins, Catriona Mackenzie

    The essays collected in this volume address a range of issues that arise when the focus of philosophical reflection on identity is shifted from metaphysical to practical and evaluative concerns. They also explore the usefulness of the notion of narrative for articulating and responding to these…

    Paperback – 2010-06-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Philosophy of Perception: A Contemporary Introduction book cover

    Philosophy of Perception

    A Contemporary Introduction, 1st Edition

    By William Fish

    The philosophy of perception investigates the nature of our sensory experiences and their relation to reality. Raising questions about the conscious character of perceptual experiences, how they enable us to acquire knowledge of the world in which we live, and what exactly it is we are aware of…

    Paperback – 2010-03-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy

  • Consciousness: The Science of Subjectivity book cover

    Consciousness

    The Science of Subjectivity, 1st Edition

    By Antti Revonsuo

    The study of consciousness is recognized as one of the biggest remaining challenges to the scientific community. This book provides a fascinating introduction to the new science that promises to illuminate our understanding of the subject. Consciousness covers all the main approaches to the…

    Paperback – 2009-12-17
    Psychology Press

  • Thinking for Clinicians: Philosophical Resources for Contemporary Psychoanalysis and the Humanistic Psychotherapies book cover

    Thinking for Clinicians

    Philosophical Resources for Contemporary Psychoanalysis and the Humanistic Psychotherapies, 1st Edition

    By Donna M. Orange

    Thinking for Clinicians provides analysts of all orientations with the tools and context for working critically within psychoanalytic theory and practice. It does this through detailed chapters on some of the philosophers whose work is especially relevant for contemporary theory and clinical…

    Paperback – 2009-06-24
    Routledge

  • Spontaneity: A Psychoanalytic Inquiry book cover

    Spontaneity

    A Psychoanalytic Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Gemma Corradi Fiumara

    Psychoanalytic theory frequently explains psychopathology from the perspective of either inadequate early care or as the result of environmental factors. In this book the author suggests that poor mental health can be a result of our incapacity to respond to internal and external stimuli, and…

    Paperback – 2009-03-27
    Routledge

  • Understanding Consciousness book cover

    Understanding Consciousness

    2nd Edition

    By Max Velmans

    Understanding Consciousness, 2nd Edition provides a unique survey and evaluation of consciousness studies, along with an original analysis of consciousness that combines scientific findings, philosophy and common sense. Building on the widely praised first edition, this new edition adds fresh…

    Paperback – 2009-03-24
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Robins, John Symons, Paco Calvo

    The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology is an invaluable guide and major reference source to the major topics, problems, concepts and debates in philosophy of psychology and is the first companion of its kind. A team of renowned international contributors provide forty-two chapters…

    Hardback – 2009-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

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