History of Psychology

  • The Evolutionary Origins of Developmental Psychology

    Edited by Robert H. Wozniak

    Developmental psychology emerged within the evolutionary, progressive thought of the later part of the 19th century. Concerned with processes by which new forms develop and new phenmena emerge, evolutionary thinking turned readily to the natural history of childhood. In 1877, the great biologist,…

    Hardback – 1995-09-27
    Routledge
    History of Psychology

  • Behaviourism

    The Early Years

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 1994-09-28
    Routledge
    History of Psychology

  • The Roots of Behaviourism

    Edited by Robert H. Wozniak

    In his 1913 behaviourist manifesto John B Watson urged psychologists to adopt "a unitary scheme of animal response...(that) recognizes no dividing line between man and brute." His call was heeded. By the 1930s, methodological behaviourism and animal behaviour research were dominant features of the…

    Hardback – 1993-09-22
    Routledge
    History of Psychology