Psychology: Philosophy of Psychology

  • Dreaming book cover

    Dreaming

    1st Edition

    By Norman Malcolm

    Originally published in 1959, with some corrections in 1962, the author examines the common view at the time that dreams are mental activities or mental occurrences taking place during sleep. He starts off by offering a proof that the sentence ‘I am asleep’ is a senseless form of words and cannot…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sleep and Dreams

  • Homo Faber: A Study of Man's Mental Evolution book cover

    Homo Faber

    A Study of Man's Mental Evolution, 1st Edition

    By G. N. M. Tyrrell

    Originally published in 1951, Homo Faber is an examination of the scientific outlook on human mental evolution through the lens of parapsychology. The book aims to undermine what its terms, the ‘scientific outlook’ examining the human interpretation of the world, and the preconceived scientific…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • Uncertain Bioethics (Open Access): Moral Risk and Human Dignity book cover

    Uncertain Bioethics (Open Access)

    Moral Risk and Human Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Stephen Napier

    Bioethics is a field of inquiry and as such is fundamentally an epistemic discipline. Knowing how we make moral judgments can bring into relief why certain arguments on various bioethical issues appear plausible to one side and obviously false to the other. Uncertain Bioethics makes a significant…

    Hardback – 2019-08-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Annals of Bioethics

  • John Locke: Prophet of Common Sense book cover

    John Locke

    Prophet of Common Sense, 1st Edition

    By M. V. C. Jeffreys

    Originally published in 1967. Locke's views in the field of education had great influence in the UK and abroad; and the aim of this book is to present them in the context of his general philosophical thinking, since it was mainly as a philosopher that Locke won his place in history. Because Locke…

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Self-Deception book cover

    Self-Deception

    1st Edition

    By Eric Funkhouser

    Self-deception poses long-standing and fascinating paradoxes. Philosophers have questioned whether, and how, self-deception is even possible; evolutionary theorists have debated whether it is adaptive. For Sigmund Freud self-deception was a fundamental key to understanding the unconscious, and from…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    New Problems of Philosophy

  • Transitions Between Consciousness and Unconsciousness book cover

    Transitions Between Consciousness and Unconsciousness

    1st Edition

    Edited by Guido Hesselmann

    The empirical study of consciousness is in constant progress. New ideas and approaches arise, methods are being debated and refined, and experimental research over the last two decades has produced a rich body of data, acquired in the aim to better understand consciousness and its neural…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Consciousness Research

  • Spatial Senses: Philosophy of Perception in an Age of Science book cover

    Spatial Senses

    Philosophy of Perception in an Age of Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tony Cheng, Ophelia Deroy, Charles Spence

    This collection of essays brings together research on sense modalities in general and spatial perception in particular in a systematic and interdisciplinary way. It updates a long-standing philosophical fascination with this topic by incorporating theoretical and empirical research from cognitive…

    Hardback – 2019-06-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • 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

  • The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Evil book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of the Philosophy of Evil

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Nys, Stephen De Wijze

    Why ought we concern ourselves with understanding a concept of evil? It is an elusive and politically charged concept which critics argue has no explanatory power and is a relic of a superstitious and primitive religious past. Yet its widespread use persists today: we find it invoked by politicians…

    Hardback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • The Hidden Worldviews of Psychology’s Theory, Research, and Practice book cover

    The Hidden Worldviews of Psychology’s Theory, Research, and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brent D. Slife, Kari A. O'Grady, Russell D. Kosits

    By revealing underlying assumptions that influence the field of psychology, The Hidden Worldviews of Psychology’s Theory, Research, and Practice challenges psychologists to reconsider the origins of ideas they may take as psychological truths. Worldviews, or the systems of assumptions that provide…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21 
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Evolution book cover

    Cognitive Evolution

    1st Edition

    By David B. Boles

    Cognitive Evolution provides an in-depth exploration of the history and development of cognition, from the beginning of life on Earth to present-day humans. Drawing together evolutionary and comparative research, this book presents a unique perspective on the evolution of human cognition. Adopting…

    Paperback – 2019-05-17 
    Routledge

  • Mood: Interdisciplinary Perspectives, New Theories book cover

    Mood

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, New Theories, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgit Breidenbach, Thomas Docherty

    Mood is a phenomenon whose study is inherently interdisciplinary. While it has remained resistant to theorisation, it nonetheless has a substantial influence on art, politics and society. Since its practical omnipresence in every-day life renders it one of the most significant aspects of affect…

    Hardback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge
    Warwick Series in the Humanities

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