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  • The Hidden Costs of Reward

    New Perspectives on the Psychology of Human Motivation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark R. Lepper, David Greene

    Originally published in 1978, this volume provided a broad survey of the latest research and theory, at the time, concerning the potential detrimental effects of inappropriate uses of tangible rewards to modify behaviour. Overall, this research questions the dominant paradigm within which…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Psychology of the Learning Group

    1st Edition

    By John McLeish, Wayne Matheson, James Park

    Originally published in 1973, this work takes a hard look at the claims made for the small group as a learning medium (lecture, structured discussion, ‘sensitivity’, training groups etc.). Various theories of group dynamics, leadership function and learning process are looked at critically on the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • Experimental Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Johannes Lindworsky

    Originally published in German in 1923, this English edition was first published in 1931. From the translators preface: "Experimentelle Psychologie is characterized by an excellent summarizing of the most recent experimental data and by a spirit of fairness which it exhibits in organizing facts…

    Paperback – 2017-06-15
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Revivals

  • An Introduction to Social Psychology

    1st Edition

    By William McDougall

    On its first publication in 1908 this pioneer book received immediate acclaim and was thought to have probably done more than any other single publication to stimulate study of the foundations of social behaviour. Professor McDougall was the most powerful advocate of an idealistic outlook on human…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

  • Psycho-Analysis and Social Psychology

    1st Edition

    By William McDougall

    From the Preface: ‘In these few lectures delivered in the University of London (May 1935) I have returned to the always interesting, but generally quite futile, task of criticizing the teachings of Professor Sigmund Freud and his school. On the present occasion my criticisms are made with ruthless…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

  • Social Psychology

    The Study of Human Interaction, 1st Edition

    By Theodore M. Newcomb, Ralph H. Turner, Philip E. Converse

    Combining the efforts of sociologists and psychologists, this work, originally published in 1952 and revised in 1966, embraces these two disciplines to show how social-psychological problems must be viewed in individual as well as general terms. Human interaction is, therefore, the main theme of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-01
    Psychology Press
    Psychology Library Editions: Social Psychology

  • Subjectivity in Motion

    Life, Art, and Movement in the Work of Hermann Rorschach, 1st Edition

    By Naamah Akavia

    The motif of human movement has long been understood as central to Hermann Rorschach’s strikingly innovative inkblot experiment. But owing to Rorschach’s untimely death a year after publishing his famous work, Psychodiagnostics, the world has lacked an adequate understanding of how he came to put…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Mental Health

  • Difference, Dialogue, and Development

    A Bakhtinian World, 1st Edition

    By Lakshmi Bandlamudi

    Difference, Dialogue, and Development is an in-depth exploration of the collected works of Mikhail Bakhtin to find relevance of key concepts of dialogism for understanding various aspects of human development. Taking the reality of differences in the world as a given, Bandlamudi argues that such a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23
    Routledge

  • The Difficult Child and the Problem of Discipline

    1st Edition

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1940, this book was addressed to students of the psychology of childhood and to parents and teachers who were trying to get from psychology some light on problems of discipline and of the difficult child. It includes critical discussions of some ideas which were gaining…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • The Psychology of Early Childhood

    A Study of Mental Development in the First Years of Life, 1st Edition

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1942, this title attempted to trace, from their very earliest appearances after birth, all aspects of mental development in childhood up to the age of about 4 or 5. It is based largely on the author’s almost daily observations of his own five children, over a period of some…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Intelligence Tests for Children

    1st Edition

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1945, this title was intended mainly for use by teachers wishing to test children from ages 2-8 in order to establish their intelligence. Based on feedback to the author, this revised edition also includes tests for children up to the age of 15. The tests were used to give a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Psychology and Mental Health

    1st Edition

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1948, this book deals, in a non-technical way, with such topics as Worry and Conflict; Repressions, Irritability and Complexes; Depression, Inferiority and Loneliness; Suggestion and Auto-Suggestion. Each topic is illustrated by reports of actual cases. A series of broadcast…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

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