History of Psychology Products

  • Madness

    History, Concepts and Controversies, 1st Edition

    By Philip John Tyson, Shakiela Khanam Davies, Alison Torn

    Madness: History, Concepts and Controversies provides a comprehensive and critical analysis of current perspectives on mental illness and how they have been shaped by historical trends and dominant sociocultural paradigms. From its representation among world religions and wider folkloric myth, to…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • A History of Psychology in Ten Questions

    1st Edition

    By Michael Hyland

    This readable book on the history of psychology covers the key historical developments and controversies in all areas of psychology, linking history to the present by focusing on ten conceptual issues that are relevant today. How did psychology become a science and what kind of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge

  • The History and Evolution of Psychology

    A Philosophical and Biological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Brian D. Cox

    This book discusses key figures in history in the context of their time, takes students on a carefully-formulated, chronological journey through the build-up of psychology from ancient times to the present, and seeks to draw students into the way science is done, rather than merely presenting them…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-05-31
    Routledge
    Key Thinkers in Psychology and Neuroscience

  • Being Human

    Psychological Perspectives on Human Nature, 2nd Edition

    By Richard Gross

    While there may be no one single characteristic that differentiates humans as a species, it is the combination of differences from other species that makes us unique. The new edition of Being Human examines the psychology of being human through exploring different psychological traditions alongside…

    Paperback – 2019-03-27
    Routledge

  • Social Psychology

    The Basics, 1st Edition

    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 mind' influence the volition and content of thoughts and behaviour? How do we relate to other individuals and groups and the myriad forms and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-24
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Key Thinkers in Neuroscience

    1st Edition

    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 there have been many pioneers who have broken new ground in neuroscience research. Adopting a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04
    Routledge
    Key Thinkers in Psychology and Neuroscience

  • The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology

    1st Edition

    By David E Leary

    The Routledge Guidebook to James’s Principles of Psychology is an engaging and accessible introduction to a monumental text that has influenced the development of both psychological science and philosophical pragmatism in important and lasting ways. Written for readers approaching William…

    Paperback – 2018-01-29
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • A History of Psychology

    Globalization, Ideas, and Applications, 2nd Edition

    By Robert B. Lawson, E. Doris Anderson, Antonio Cepeda-Benito

    Global, interdisciplinary, and engaging, this textbook integrates materials from philosophical and biological origins to the historical development of psychology. Its extensive coverage of women, minorities, and psychologists around the world emphasizes psychology as a global phenomenon while…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31
    Routledge

  • A History of Psychology

    From Antiquity to Modernity, 8th Edition

    By Thomas Hardy Leahey

    A History of Psychology places social, economic, and political forces of change alongside psychology’s internal theoretical and empirical arguments, illuminating how the external world has shaped psychology’s development, and, in turn, how the late twentieth century’s psychology has shaped…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge

  • Experiments With People

    Revelations From Social Psychology, 2nd Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Kurt P. Frey, Aiden P. Gregg

    This book showcases 28 intriguing social psychological experiments that have significantly advanced our understanding of human social thinking and behavior. Each chapter focuses on the details and implications of a single study, while citing related research and real-life examples along the way.…

    Paperback – 2017-09-07
    Psychology Press

  • Psychology in Historical Context

    Theories and Debates, 1st Edition

    By Richard Gross

    Psychology, the study of mind and behaviour, has developed as a unique discipline in its brief history. Whether as it currently takes place, or how it has been conducted over the past 140 years or so since it became recognized as a separate field of study, there has been constant debate on its…

    Paperback – 2017-06-26
    Routledge

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