Psychology: History of Psychology

  • Medieval Minds: Mental Health in the Middle Ages book cover

    Medieval Minds

    Mental Health in the Middle Ages, 1st Edition

    By Thomas F. Graham

    Originally published in 1967 Medieval Minds looks at the Middle Ages as a period with changing attitudes towards mental health and its treatment. The book argues that it was a period that that bridged the ancient with the modern, ignorance with knowledge and superstition with science. The Middle…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • The History and Evolution of Psychology: A Philosophical and Biological Perspective book cover

    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 – 2019-05-24 
    Routledge

  • Being Human: Psychological Perspectives on Human Nature book cover

    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 – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge

  • Psychology Library Editions: Personality: 16 Volume Set book cover

    Psychology Library Editions: Personality

    16 Volume Set, 1st Edition

    By Various

    The study of personality has a long history and many different theoretical viewpoints within psychology. Psychology Library Editions: Personality (16 Volume set) presents titles, originally published between 1950 and 1997, covering many of these traditions and theories. It includes contributions…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Personality

  • Theories of Personality: A Systems Approach book cover

    Theories of Personality

    A Systems Approach, 1st Edition

    By David Lester

    Designed as a text for both graduate and undergraduate students, this book, originally published in 1995, presents an intrapsychic explanation of human behaviour – concepts based on psychological processes and ‘structures’ within the mind. In this context, a unique treatment of personality theory…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Personality

  • Margins of the Mind book cover

    Margins of the Mind

    1st Edition

    By Frank Musgrove

    ‘Psychologists have mapped out developmental stages for the first fifteen to twenty years; but thereafter life is a blank. Half a century of adult life remains, psychologically speaking, an unchartered waste.’ Frank Musgrove focuses on the question ‘Can adults change?’ and challenges the still…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Personality

  • The Nature of Human Personality book cover

    The Nature of Human Personality

    1st Edition

    By G. N. M. Tyrrell

    For over thirty years G. N. M. Tyrrell devoted himself to the study of psychical phenomena. Originally published in 1954, in his last book, written just before his death, he probes as deeply as possible into the meaning of the results of psychical research. He believes that paranormal phenomena are…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Psychology Library Editions: Personality

  • Altered Consciousness in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Altered Consciousness in the Twentieth Century

    1st Edition

    By Jake Poller

    The twentieth century saw an unprecedented spike in the study of altered states of consciousness. New ASCs, such as those associated with LSD and psilocybin mushrooms, were cultivated and studied, while older ASCs were given new classifications: out-of-body experiences, near-death experiences,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • The Early History of Psychophysics: From Matter to Mind book cover

    The Early History of Psychophysics

    From Matter to Mind, 1st Edition

    By David J. Murray

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Scientific Psychology Series

  • The Senses and the History of Philosophy book cover

    The Senses and the History of Philosophy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Glenney, José Filipe Silva

    The study of perception and the role of the senses have recently risen to prominence in philosophy and are now a major area of study and research. However, the philosophical history of the senses remains a relatively neglected subject. Moving beyond the current philosophical canon, this outstanding…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge
    Rewriting the History of Philosophy

  • 3-System Theory of the Cognitive Brain: A Post-Piagetian Approach to Cognitive Development book cover

    3-System Theory of the Cognitive Brain

    A Post-Piagetian Approach to Cognitive Development, 1st Edition

    By Olivier Houdé

    3-System Theory of the Cognitive Brain: A Post-Piagetian Approach to Cognitive Development puts forward Olivier Houdé’s 3-System theory of the cognitive brain, based on numerous post-Piagetian psychological and brain imaging data acquired from children and adults. This ground-breaking theory…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    Routledge
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • In Defense of Schreber: Soul Murder and Psychiatry book cover

    In Defense of Schreber

    Soul Murder and Psychiatry, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-02-07 
    Routledge

18Series in History of Psychology

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