History of Psychology Products

  • 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 – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • 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 – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Freud as a Social and Cultural Theorist

    On Human Nature and the Civilizing Process

    By Howard L. Kaye

    This book offers a new account of Freud’s work by reading him as the social theorist and philosopher he always aspired to be, and not as the medical scientist he publicly claimed to be. In doing so, the author demonstrates that’s Freud’s social, moral, and cultural thought constitutes the core of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-28 
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Human Mind (Open Access)

    Subjectivity, Science and Experiences in Change

    By Line Joranger

    One of the main aims of modern mental health care is to understand a person's explicit and implicit ways of thinking and acting. So, it may seem like the ultimate paradox that mental health care services are currently overflowing with brain concepts belonging to the external, visible, brain-world…

    Hardback – 2018-10-29 
    Routledge
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • Childhood into Adolescence

    Growing up in the 1970s

    By John Newson, Elizabeth Newson

    Edited by Peter Barnes, Susan Gregory

    This book is about the lives of 11-year-old children growing up in a Midlands city in the late ‘60s and early ‘70s. Based on interviews with their parents, it describes family life at the time, as well as the experiences, hopes and concerns of the children as they themselves become adolescents. The…

    Paperback – 2018-10-29 
    Routledge

  • Social Psychology

    The Basics

    By Daniel Frings

    Social psychology explores some of the most important questions we face as people: How do we create and understand the social self? How does our social cognition influence the volition and content of thoughts and behaviour? How do we relate to other individuals and groups and the myriad forms and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-25 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

    24 Volume Set

    By Various

    Psychiatry is a medical field concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health conditions. Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry (24 Volume set) brings together titles, originally published between 1958 and 1997. The set demonstrates the varied nature of mental health and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Social Order/Mental Disorder

    Anglo-American Psychiatry in Historical Perspective

    By Andrew Scull

    Social Order/Mental Disorder represents a provocative and exciting exploration of social response to madness in England and the United States from the eighteenth through the twentieth centuries. Scull, who is well-known for his previous work in this area, examines a range of issues, including the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry in Britain

    Meaning and Policy

    By Shulamit Ramon

    Originally published in 1985, this book focuses on British psychiatric policies, particularly in the 1920s, and 1950s when the main legislation concerning mental illness was passed. It approaches policy primarily as the outcome of the relationship between politicians’ attitudes and those of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Psychiatry in the British Army in the Second World War

    By Robert H. Ahrenfeldt

    Originally published in 1958, this account of the work of psychiatrists in the British Army during the Second World War is based on the study of all available documents, published and unpublished, as well as on the author’s first-hand experience of the clinical and administrative aspects of Army…

    Hardback – 2018-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychiatry

  • Key Thinkers in Neuroscience

    By Andy Wickens

    Key Thinkers in Neuroscience provides insight into the life and work of some of the most significant minds that have shaped the field. Studies of the human brain have been varied and complex, and the field is rich in pioneers whose endeavours have broken new ground in neuroscience. Adopting a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-02 
    Routledge

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