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  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Human Mind

    Subjectivity, science and experiences in change

    By Line Joranger

    One of the main aims of contemporary psychology is to understand a person's explicit and implicit ways of thinking and acting. In light of this, it may seem like the ultimate paradox that psychology is currently overflowing with brain concepts belonging to the external, visible, brain-world and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • Hume’s Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology

    Edited by Rico Vitz, Philip A. Reed

    Recent work at the intersection of moral philosophy and the philosophy of psychology has dealt mostly with Aristotelian virtue ethics. The dearth of scholarship that engages with Hume’s moral philosophy, however, is both noticeable and peculiar. Hume's Moral Philosophy and Contemporary Psychology…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge Studies in Eighteenth-Century Philosophy

  • In Defense of Schreber

    Soul Murder and Psychiatry

    By Zvi Lothane

    In this stunning reappraisal of the celebrated case of Daniel Paul Schreber, Lothane takes the reader on a richly documented tour of all the ingredients that made Schreber's illness a unique psychiatric event. Building outward from a close examination of Schreber's troubled relationship to his two…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 

  • Freud and the Imaginative World

    By Harry Trosman

    The current resurgence of interest in the scientific origins of psychoanalysis has overshadowed the artistic and literary models to which Freud had recourse time and again in the development and presentation of his theories.  It is this neglected aesthetic wellspring of psychoanalysis to which…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 

  • Psychopathology and personality dimensions

    The Selected works of Gordon Claridge

    By Gordon Claridge

    In the World Library of Psychologists series, international experts present career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces - extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, and their major practical theoretical contributions. In this fascinating collection,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-19 
    World Library of Psychologists

  • Working Memories

    By Alan Baddeley

    The Cognitive Revolution of the 1950’s dramatically changed the way that psychological research and studies were undertaken. Leaving behind traditional behaviourist approaches popular at the time, psychology began to utilise artificial intelligence and computer science to develop testable theories…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 

  • Radical Visionaries: Feminist Therapy Pioneers, 1970-1975

    Edited by Claudia Pitts, Debra M. Kawahara

    Radical Visionaries documents and honours those feminist therapy pioneers of the 1970s who moved the mental health establishment, and possibly the world, through radical action, to begin to consider women as fully human. It is remarkable today, even in these difficult times, to realize how far we…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 

  • On Hijacking Science

    Exploring the Nature and Consequences of Overreach in Psychology

    Edited by Edwin E. Gantt, Richard N. Williams

    This book examines the origins, presence, and implications of scientistic thinking in psychology. Scientism, an intellectual overreaching embodying the claim that only knowledge attained by means of natural scientific methods counts as valid and valuable knowledge, increasingly dominates thinking…

    Hardback – 2018-04-01 
    Advances in Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology

  • Discovering Psychology across Borders

    Russia and Europe

    By Kirill Maslov

    Discovering Psychology across Borders expands the inquiry into the field of social representation of key ideas in psychology by providing systematic coverage of the ways in which psychology advanced in the context of Russian society at the end of the nineteenth and beginning of the twentieth…

    Hardback – 2018-03-17 
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • An Introduction to Attribution Processes

    By Kelly G. Shaver

    Why do people act the way they do? How do their desires and fears become known to us? When are our opinions of others correct, and when are they likely to be mistaken? These are questions which attribution theory tries to answer. Originally published in 1975, this title provides an informal…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Psychology Revivals

  • Germany Possessed

    By H.G. Baynes

    Originally published in 1941, the blurb read: "The aim of this work is to state and understand the psychological dynamics of the present conflict. The author is a medical psychologist who has had unusual opportunities for studying German mentality. He characterizes the condition of Germany as one…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Psychology Revivals

  • Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

    By Various

    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology (16 Volume set) brings together a number of titles which explore animal behaviour and learning, some in isolation but mostly comparing it with human behaviour. Research in this area looks at many different issues, using various methods and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-09 
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

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