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  • Psychology, Humour and Class

    A Critique of Contemporary Psychology, 1st Edition

    By Babak Fozooni

    This challenging book critically examines three forms of contemporary psychology, all displaying various signs of crisis, through analogy with humour associated with three different class perspectives: mainstream psychology; critical psychology; postpsychology. By fusing the best of the three…

    Paperback – 2020-03-23 
    Routledge
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Early Learning in Man and Animal

    1st Edition

    By W. Sluckin

    Originally published in 1970, this is a survey of findings on the learning of young animals and human infants. In an attempt to discover some of the characteristic features of early learning, it examines all types of learning from conditioning and the primitive process known as ‘imprinting’,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • The Neurobiology of Behavior

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Gordon J. Mogenson

    Originally published in 1977, the objective of this book was to examine the mechanisms by which the multiple factors or determinants – homeostatic deficits, hormonal influences, circadian rhythms, experiential and cognitive factors – become translated by the central nervous system into…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Animal Models for Psychiatry

    1st Edition

    By J. D. Keehn

    Originally published in 1986, in this work Professor Keehn assesses the contributions of experimental psychology and ethology to psychiatric theory and practice at the time. He discusses the status of animals in psychopathology, and describes a number of animal clinical pictures, covering both…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Animal Nature and Human Nature

    1st Edition

    By W.H. Thorpe

    Our views on human nature are fundamental to the whole development, indeed the whole future, of human society. Originally published in 1974, Professor Thorpe believed that this was one of the most important and significant topics to which a biologist can address himself, and in this book he…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Animal Psychology

    Its Nature and its Problems, 1st Edition

    By J.A. Bierens de Haan

    Originally published in 1948, the author follows the idea that the instincts are "the spring and basis of all animal behaviour (with the exception perhaps of play), and therewith the core of the animal’s mind, and that individual experience, gathered by the animal in the course of its life, may…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Aberrant Development in Infancy

    Human and Animal Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Norman R. Ellis

    Originally published in 1975, this volume deals with animals and human infants. The chapters reflect a mixture of issues and problems ranging from the significance of sucking responses in the newborn, the development of memory, effects of rearing conditions in monkeys, and brain damage in animals,…

    Paperback – 2020-03-09 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Psychology through Critical Auto-Ethnography

    Academic Discipline, Professional Practice and Reflexive History, 1st Edition

    By Ian Parker

    This unique book is an insider account about the discipline of psychology and its limits, introducing key debates in the field of psychology around the world today by closely examining the problematic role the discipline plays as a global phenomenon. Ian Parker traces the development of ‘critical…

    Paperback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge

  • Obese Humans and Rats (Psychology Revivals)

    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 (…

    Paperback – 2020-02-05 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Critical Realism for Psychologists

    1st Edition

    By David Pilgrim

    This is the first dedicated text to explain and explore the utility of critical realism for psychologists, offering it as a helpful middle ground between positivism and postmodernism. By introducing its basic concepts, Pilgrim explains critical realism to psychologists and shows how the interface…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Classic Case Studies in Psychology

    Fourth Edition, 4th Edition

    By Geoff Rolls

    This new edition of Classic Case Studies is the essential selection of case studies and stories that illustrate not only many of the most fundamental tenets of psychology, but also some of the most extreme forms of human behavior. The human mind is both extraordinary and compelling. From the leader…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Psychology of Early Childhood

    Up to the Sixth Year of Age, 1st Edition

    By William Stern

    Originally published in 1924, this sixth edition published in 1930 is thoroughly revised and updated to take account of the important advances in the field of child psychology at the time. In this new edition the personal standpoint is emphasized, while at the same time other psychological theories…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Child Development

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