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  • Dreaming

    1st Edition

    By Norman Malcolm

    Originally published in 1959, with some corrections in 1962, the author examines the common view at the time that dreams are mental activities or mental occurrences taking place during sleep. He starts off by offering a proof that the sentence ‘I am asleep’ is a senseless form of words and cannot…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

  • The Sleep Instinct

    1st Edition

    By Ray Meddis

    Most of us believe that we sleep in order to rest our tired bodies and minds. Originally published in 1977, this centuries-old common-sense view is challenged by Ray Meddis, who describes and argues for a controversial new theory of the nature and function of sleep. The theory seeks to replace the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

  • On Dreams

    1st Edition

    By William Archer

    Originally published in 1935, William Archer’s interest in dreams had persisted for over quarter of a century, for ten years of which he kept a careful record of his own dreams. These records alone form a valuable collection of material, of which Archer made good use in the writing of the book on…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

  • The Mystery of Dreams

    1st Edition

    By William Oliver Stevens

    Originally published in 1950, this title includes instances of dreams in published records from both British and American societies of psychical research, covering six decades. This work had been previously inaccessible to the ordinary reader. Other stories have come from friends and acquaintances…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

  • Handbook of Cognitive Archaeology

    A Psychological Framework, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tracy Henley, Matt Rossano, Edward Kardas

    The remains that archaeologists uncover reveal ancient minds at work as much as ancient hands, and for decades many have sought a better way of understanding those minds. This understanding is at the forefront of cognitive archaeology, a discipline which believes that a greater application of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 1

    Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1974, a wide and interesting set of intellectual abilities in children are examined here. Volume 1 of 4 (Organization of Length and Class Concepts: Empirical Consequences of a Piagetian Formalism) converts an axiomatization of classes and asymmetrical relationships (proper…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 3

    Reasoning in Adolescence: Deductive Inference, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1975, this volume (3 of 4) presents an expanded model of certain deductive abilities in children and adults. A partial explanation of the growth of these abilities was suggested in Volume 2 of this series, and it is amplified here, both with regard to propositional logic and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Logical Abilities in Children: Volume 4

    Reasoning and Concepts, 1st Edition

    By Daniel N. Osherson

    Originally published in 1976, this fourth and final volume in a series that met with critical acclaim is concerned with a certain kind of answer to the question "What distinguishes the concepts that are a natural part of human languages from those that are merely expressible in language?" The kind…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14 
    Routledge
    Logical Abilities in Children

  • Obese Humans and Rats

    1st Edition

    By Stanley Schacter, Judith Rodin

    Originally published in 1974, this volume examines the behavioural similarities of obese humans and animals whose so-called feeding centre (the ventro-medial hypothalamic nuclei) has been lesioned. Both the obese human and the VMH-lesioned animal seem to share a hyposensitivity to the internal (…

    Hardback – 2019-08-05 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Medieval Minds

    Mental Health in the Middle Ages, 1st Edition

    By Thomas F. Graham

    Originally published in 1967 Medieval Minds looks at the Middle Ages as a period with changing attitudes towards mental health and its treatment. The book argues that it was a period that that bridged the ancient with the modern, ignorance with knowledge and superstition with science. The Middle…

    Hardback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Queer Ink: A Blotted History Towards Liberation

    1st Edition

    By Katherine Hubbard

    This historical interdisciplinary book contextualises the Rorschach ink blot test and embeds it within feminist action and queer liberation. What do you see when you look an ink blot? The Rorschach ink blot test is one of the most famous psychological tests and it has a surprisingly queer history…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05 
    Routledge
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • Key Thinkers in Individual Differences

    Ideas on Personality and Intelligence, 1st Edition

    By Alex Forsythe

    Key Thinkers in Individual Differences introduces the life, work and thought of 25 of the most influential figures who have shaped and developed the measurement of intelligence and personality. Expanding on from a résumé of academic events, this book makes sense of these psychologists by bringing…

    Paperback – 2019-06-19 
    Routledge
    Key Thinkers in Psychology and Neuroscience

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