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  • The Sensory Basis and Structure of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Henry J. Watt

    Originally published in 1925. If we are to know what intelligence is, how the brain can think, and what place mind holds in the scheme of things, we must first have a science of the sensory basis and structure of knowledge. This book supplies that need; it also serves as a short introduction to the…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

  • Skepticism and the Definition of Knowledge

    1st Edition

    By Gilbert Harman

    Originally published in 1990. This study argues that scepticism is an intelligible view and that the issue scepticism raises is whether or not certain sceptical hypotheses are as plausible as the ordinary views we accept. It discusses psychological concepts, definitions of knowledge, belief and…

    Paperback – 2016-05-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Epistemology

  • Foundations of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry

    The Bumpy Road to Specialization, 1st Edition

    By Don R. Lipsitt

    Foundations of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: The Bumpy Road to Specialization documents the development of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry from its inception to the present. The book draws on contributions from philosophy, physiology, psychoanalysis, epidemiology and other disciplines to define…

    Paperback – 2016-05-02
    Routledge

  • Working Memory Capacity

    Classic Edition, 1st Edition

    By Nelson Cowan

    The idea of one's memory "filling up" is a humorous misconception of how memory in general is thought to work; it actually has no capacity limit. However, the idea of a "full brain" makes more sense with reference to working memory, which is the limited amount of information a person can hold…

    Paperback – 2016-04-20
    Routledge
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Fifty Years of the Tavistock Clinic

    1st Edition

    By H.V. Dicks

    Originally published in 1970 this title commemorates the men and ideas that started, inspired and established a pioneer institution in British psychiatry. Based on the impetus of Freudian and related innovations after the First World War, the Tavistock Clinic offered treatment, training and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Reading Retardation and Multi-Sensory Teaching

    1st Edition

    By Charles Hulme

    Originally published in 1981, this title is based on the author’s doctoral thesis and the research reported was carried out at the Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford. By the 1980s it was generally recognised that there are a number of children of adequate general…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Abnormal Children

    A Book for Parents, Teachers, and Medical Officers of Schools, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Hollander

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist in the early twentieth century. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of the interest in phrenology at that time. This title, originally published in 1916 deals with "the nervous defects of children, and the…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Psychology of Misconduct, Vice, and Crime

    1st Edition

    By Bernard Hollander

    Born in Vienna in 1864, Bernard Hollander was a London-based psychiatrist in the early twentieth century. He is best known for being one of the main proponents of the interest in phrenology at that time. This title, originally published in 1922 contains the reflections of the author on his…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Unity and Fragmentation in Psychology

    The Philosophical and Methodological Roots of the Discipline, 1st Edition

    By Nicolò Gaj

    Psychology has always defined itself as a science and yet it has lacked the theoretical and methodological unity regarded as characteristic of the natural sciences. Nicolò Gaj explores the topical question of unification in psychology, setting out a conceptual framework for considerations of unity…

    Paperback – 2016-03-21
    Routledge

  • Managing Madness

    Changing Ideas and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Joan Busfield

    Psychiatry regularly comes under attack as a way of caring for and controlling the mentally ill. Originally published in 1986, this title explores the history and theory of psychiatry to illuminate current practice at the time, and shows why mental health services had developed in particular ways.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Minds in Distress

    A Psychological Study of the Masculine and Feminine Mind in Health and in Disorder, 1st Edition

    By A. E. Bridger

    Originally published in 1913, this title looks at how the mind affects health. Up until this time medicine was mainly concerned with the ‘physical side of man’, this title aims to redress the balance. The author defines the two types of mind: masculine and feminine and goes on to show ‘that upon…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The World of Touch

    1st Edition

    By David Katz

    Edited by Lester E. Krueger

    For the first time, David Katz's classic monograph The World of Touch has been translated into English. Regarded as one of the premiere experimental psychologists, Katz vigorously opposed the atomism and "tachistoscopic" mentality typical of the sensory psychology of his day. In The World of…

    Paperback – 2016-01-29
    Psychology Press

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