Psychology: History of Psychology

  • Early Learning in Man and Animal book cover

    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 
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    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • The Neurobiology of Behavior: An Introduction book cover

    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 
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    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Animal Models for Psychiatry book cover

    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 
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    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Animal Nature and Human Nature book cover

    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…

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  • Animal Psychology: Its Nature and its Problems book cover

    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 
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  • Aberrant Development in Infancy: Human and Animal Studies book cover

    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 
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    Psychology Library Editions: Comparative Psychology

  • Psychology through Critical Auto-Ethnography: Academic Discipline, Professional Practice and Reflexive History book cover

    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 – 2020-02-21 
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  • The First Century of Experimental Psychology book cover

    The First Century of Experimental Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eliot Hearst

    This volume, originally published in 1979, sponsored by the Psychonomic Society (the North American association of research psychologists), commemorates the centennial of experimental psychology as a separate discipline – dated from the opening of Wilhelm Wundt’s laboratory at Leipzig in 1879. Each…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13 
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    Psychology Library Editions: History of Psychology

  • Developmental Psychology: Historical and Philosophical Perspectives book cover

    Developmental Psychology

    Historical and Philosophical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard M. Lerner

    Originally published in 1983, the purpose of this book was to discuss the relations between philosophy and developmental psychology, as those relations existed over the course of the history of the discipline and as they existed at that time. Although not all portions of developmental psychology…

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  • The Foundations of Psychological Theory book cover

    The Foundations of Psychological Theory

    1st Edition

    By Robert E. Lana

    Over the previous decade, Robert E. Lana had attempted to understand the enterprise of psychology as a totality. Such an attempt was unpopular in the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s but had become increasingly more popular to psychologists in the 1970s. After considerable study, he became convinced that the…

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  • Problems of Historical Psychology book cover

    Problems of Historical Psychology

    1st Edition

    By Zevedei Barbu

    Originally published in 1960, this study was rooted in the conviction that a close cooperation between the disciplines of psychology and history opened new and fruitful perspectives for the understanding of both fields. The title is an investigation of the connection between history and psychology,…

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  • The Shaping of Modern Psychology: An Historical Introduction book cover

    The Shaping of Modern Psychology

    An Historical Introduction, 1st Edition

    By L.S. Hearnshaw

    Originally published in 1987, The Shaping of Modern Psychology presents a systematic survey of the development of psychology from the dawn of civilization to the late 1980s. Psychology as we find it today has been shaped by many influences, philosophical, theological, scientific, medical and…

    Hardback – 2020-02-13 
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