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A Brief History of Psychology [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781848728745Publication details: Hoboken : Routledge, 2012.Edition: RevisedISBN:
  • 9780203182727
Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: A Brief History of PsychologyDDC classification:
  • 937.07092
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Contents:
Cover; A Brief History of Psychology; Copyright; Contents; Preface; CHAPTER 1 Introduction; PART I PREEXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY; CHAPTER 2 Early Developments; CHAPTER 3 The Lines of Development From Science; CHAPTER 4 The Lines of Development From Philosophy; PART II THE RISE OF EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY; CHAPTER 5 Wundt's Immediate Predecessors; CHAPTER 6 Wilhelm Wundt; CHAPTER 7 The Contemporary Scene in the Age of Wundt; CHAPTER 8 William James and Psychology in the United States; PART III PSYCHOLOGY IN THE 20TH CENTURY; CHAPTER 9 The Age of Schools; CHAPTER 10 Structuralism and Functionalism
CHAPTER 11 BehaviorismCHAPTER 12 Gestalt Psychology; CHAPTER 13 Psychoanalysis; CHAPTER 14 The Immediate Postschools Era; CHAPTER 15 The Last Half of the 20th Century; PART IV PSYCHOLOGY'S PROMISING PAST AND ENIGMATIC FUTURE; CHAPTER 16 An Evaluation: Psychology's Promising Past and Enigmatic Future; Glossary; References; Author Index; Subject Index
Summary: This brief, inexpensive text offers the utmost in flexibility in teaching the history of psychology. Used as a stand-alone text or with readers, this engaging book is noted for its analysis of the scientific and philosophical emergence of the field. Readers appreciate the book's balanced coverage of experimental, applied, and clinical psychology, as well as the clear and succinct presentation of the field's major events and schools of thought. This edition features an expanded pedagogical program with bolded terms, a complete glossary, more illustrations, and web-based instructional materia
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Cover; A Brief History of Psychology; Copyright; Contents; Preface; CHAPTER 1 Introduction; PART I PREEXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY; CHAPTER 2 Early Developments; CHAPTER 3 The Lines of Development From Science; CHAPTER 4 The Lines of Development From Philosophy; PART II THE RISE OF EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY; CHAPTER 5 Wundt's Immediate Predecessors; CHAPTER 6 Wilhelm Wundt; CHAPTER 7 The Contemporary Scene in the Age of Wundt; CHAPTER 8 William James and Psychology in the United States; PART III PSYCHOLOGY IN THE 20TH CENTURY; CHAPTER 9 The Age of Schools; CHAPTER 10 Structuralism and Functionalism

CHAPTER 11 BehaviorismCHAPTER 12 Gestalt Psychology; CHAPTER 13 Psychoanalysis; CHAPTER 14 The Immediate Postschools Era; CHAPTER 15 The Last Half of the 20th Century; PART IV PSYCHOLOGY'S PROMISING PAST AND ENIGMATIC FUTURE; CHAPTER 16 An Evaluation: Psychology's Promising Past and Enigmatic Future; Glossary; References; Author Index; Subject Index

This brief, inexpensive text offers the utmost in flexibility in teaching the history of psychology. Used as a stand-alone text or with readers, this engaging book is noted for its analysis of the scientific and philosophical emergence of the field. Readers appreciate the book's balanced coverage of experimental, applied, and clinical psychology, as well as the clear and succinct presentation of the field's major events and schools of thought. This edition features an expanded pedagogical program with bolded terms, a complete glossary, more illustrations, and web-based instructional materia