A Brief History of Modern Psychology

In A Brief History of Modern Psychology 2nd Edition, Ludy Benjamin, a leading historian in the field, discusses the history of both the science and the practice of psychology since the establishment of the first experimental psychology laboratory in 1879. In engaging prose, this book weaves together the historical and disciplinary context that will help readers to better understand the richness and complexity of contemporary psychology. In the Second Edition, personality, social, and developmental psychology are expanded upon, providing balanced coverage of these three topics.

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  • Author : Ludy T. Benjamin, Jr.
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Pages : 264 pages
  • ISBN : 9781118206775
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Brief History of Modern Psychology

A Brief History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : Ludy T. Benjamin, Jr.
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release : 28 January 2014
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In A Brief History of Modern Psychology 2nd Edition, Ludy Benjamin, a leading historian in the field, discusses the history of both the science and the practice of psychology since the establishment of the first experimental psychology laboratory in 1879. In engaging prose, this book weaves together the historical and disciplinary context that will help readers to better understand the richness and complexity of contemporary psychology. In the Second Edition, personality, social, and developmental psychology are expanded upon, providing balanced coverage

A Brief History of Modern Psychology

A Brief History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : Ludy T. Benjamin, Jr.
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 11 August 2006
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In A Brief History of Modern Psychology, Ludy Benjamin, leading historian in the field, discusses the history of both the science and the practice of psychology since the establishment of the first experimental psychology laboratory in 1879. Captures the excitement of this pervasive field that features prevalently in modern mass media Presents facts and interesting tidbits about individual psychologists’ lives and ideas, as well as illuminating tie-in’s to the social contexts in which they lived Features widely known figures such

A History of Psychology in Letters

A History of Psychology in Letters
  • Author : Ludy T. Benjamin, Jr.
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release : 04 February 2009
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The private thoughts, emotions, hopes, and frustrations contained in this collection of letters written by key figures in psychology provide rich insight into the development of the field. From John Locke writing parenting advice in 17th century Holland to Kenneth B. Clark responding to the impact of his research on the 19th century Brown v. Board decision, this book illustrates the history of the psychology in a direct, engaging manner. Uses primary source materials to provide students with a unique

A History of Modern Psychology

A History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : Duane Schultz
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 October 2013
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A History of Modern Psychology, 3rd Edition discusses the development and decline of schools of thought in modern psychology. The book presents the continuing refinement of the tools, techniques, and methods of psychology in order to achieve increased precision and objectivity. Chapters focus on relevant topics such as the role of history in understanding the diversity and divisiveness of contemporary psychology; the impact of physics on the cognitive revolution and humanistic psychology; the influence of mechanism on Descartes's thinking; and

A History of Modern Psychology

A History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : David C. Ludden, Jr.
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 11 December 2019
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"Ludden’s text is a breath of fresh air, enabling students of all backgrounds to see themselves reflected in well-researched and humanized portrayals of the pioneers of the field, working within the context from which psychological science has emerged." —Cynthia A. Edwards, Meredith College A History of Modern Psychology: The Quest for a Science of the Mind presents a history of psychology up to the turn of the 21st century. Author David C. Ludden, Jr. uses a topical approach to

A History of Modern Psychology

A History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : C. James Goodwin
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 23 August 2002
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Discover how past events have shaped psychology as we know it today. Learn about the fascinating people who helped create and shape the field, and develop a deeper understanding of the many interconnections that exist among the different areas of psychology. Goodwin's book provides an account of the lives and contributions of psychology's pioneers, along with their original writings, of Watson, James, Titchener, Freud, and more.

The Shaping of Modern Psychology

The Shaping of Modern Psychology
  • Author : L.S. Hearnshaw
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 February 2020
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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 sociological. It has deep roots in the whole history of human thought, and its significance cannot be properly appreciated without an understanding of the way it has developed. This book covers the history of modern psychology from

A History of Psychology

A History of Psychology
  • Author : George Sidney Brett
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 29 August 2002
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This volume is a comprehensive collection of critical essays on The Taming of the Shrew, and includes extensive discussions of the play's various printed versions and its theatrical productions. Aspinall has included only those essays that offer the most influential and controversial arguments surrounding the play. The issues discussed include gender, authority, female autonomy and unruliness, courtship and marriage, language and speech, and performance and theatricality.

A History of Modern Psychology

A History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : Per Saugstad
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 31 March 2018
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A History of Modern Psychology provides students with an engaging, comprehensive, and global history of psychological science, from the birth of the field to the present. It examines the attempts to establish psychology as a science in several countries and epochs. The text expertly draws on a vast knowledge of the field in the United States, England, Germany, France, Russia, and Scandinavia, as well as on author Per Saugstad's keen study of neighboring sciences, including physiology, evolutionary biology, psychiatry, and

A History of Modern Experimental Psychology

A History of Modern Experimental Psychology
  • Author : George Mandler
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 21 January 2011
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The evolution of cognitive psychology, traced from the beginnings of a rigorous experimental psychology at the end of the nineteenth century to the "cognitive revolution" at the end of the twentieth, and the social and cultural contexts of its theoretical developments. Modern psychology began with the adoption of experimental methods at the end of the nineteenth century: Wilhelm Wundt established the first formal laboratory in 1879; universities created independent chairs in psychology shortly thereafter; and William James published the landmark work

Annotated Readings in the History of Modern Psychology

Annotated Readings in the History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : C. James Goodwin
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
  • Release : 20 January 2022
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Goodwin presents psychologists with an innovative new book that offers a set of important readings along with a running annotation that addresses the meaning of the reading s content. This includes a look at how the content relates to the contemporary historical context and the significance of the material for psychology s history. Each chapter begins with basic biographical information about the writer and concludes with narrative that places the writings in their historical context and explains their significance. Brief

A Brief History of Psychology

A Brief History of Psychology
  • Author : Michael Wertheimer,Antonio E. Puente
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 June 2020
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This brief, inexpensive text offers great 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 as well as its coverage of contemporary psychology and emerging areas. 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. The sixth

A History of Psychology

A History of Psychology
  • Author : Robert B. Lawson,Jean E. Graham,Kristin M. Baker
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 06 October 2015
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This book presents the view of psychology as a global enterprise, the development of which is moderated by the dynamic tension between the move toward globalization and concomitant local forces. It describes the broader intellectual and social context within which psychology has developed.

A History of Modern Psychology

A History of Modern Psychology
  • Author : Thomas Hardy Leahey
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 20 January 1994
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This text takes a scientific approach to the history of modern psychology ranging from the publication of Fechner's Elements of Psychophysics in the mid-19th century to the present. This edition contains a new introductory chapter which features a lengthy treatment of the problem of explanation in scientific psychology, organized around issues in philosophy of science as they relate to psychology. The text reflects the recent scholarship on the founders of German psychology, and expands coverage of the German university

Our Minds, Our Selves

Our Minds, Our Selves
  • Author : Keith Oatley
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 10 March 2020
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An original history of psychology told through the stories of its most important breakthroughs—and the men and women who made them In Our Minds, Our Selves, distinguished psychologist and writer Keith Oatley provides an engaging, original, and authoritative history of modern psychology told through the stories of its most important breakthroughs and the men and women who made them. The book traverses a fascinating terrain: conscious and unconscious knowledge, brain physiology, emotion, mental development, language, memory, mental illness, creativity,