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50 psychology classics : who we are, how we think, what we do ; insight and inspiration from 50 key books

Author: Tom Butler-Bowdon
Publisher: London ;Boston Nicholas Brealey Pub 2007
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In a journey spanning 50 books, many ideas and over a century, this book looks at some intriguing questions relating to what motivates us, what makes us feel and act in certain ways, how our brains  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Butler-Bowdon
ISBN: 1857883861 9781857883862
OCLC Number: 836384418
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-301)
Description: viii, 301 p 23 cm
Contents: Alfred Adler. Understanding human nature (1927) --
Gavin de Becker. The gift of fear : survival signals that protect us from violence (1997) --
Eric Berne. Games people play : the psychology of human relationships (1964) --
Robert Bolton. People skills : how to assert yourself, listen to others, and resolve conflicts (1979) --
Edward de Bono. Lateral thinking : creativity step by step (1970) --
Nathaniel Branden. The psychology of self-esteem (1969) --
David D. Burns. Gifts differing : understanding personality type (1980) --
Robert Cialdini. Influence : the psychology of persuasion (1984) --
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi. Creativity : flow and the psychology of discovery and invention (1996) --
Albert Ellis & Robert A. Harper. A guide to rational living (1961) --
Sidney Rosen. My voice will go with you : the teaching tales of Milton H. Erickson, M.D. (1982) --
Erik Erikson. Young man Luther : a study in psychoanalysis and history (1958) --
Hans Eysenck. Dimensions of personality (1947) --
Susan Forward. Emotional blackmail : when the people in your life use fear, obligation, and guilt to manipulate you (1997) --
Viktor Frankl. The will to meaning : foundations and applications of logotherapy (1969) --
Anna Freud. The ego and the mechanisms of defence (1936) --
Sigmund Freud. The interpretation of dreams (1900) --
Howard Gardner. Frames of mind : the theory of multiple intelligences (1983) --
Daniel Gilbert. Stumbling on happiness (2006) --
Malcolm Gladwell. Blink : the power of thinking without thinking (2005) --
Daniel Goleman. Working with emotional intelligence (1998) --
John M. Gottman. The seven principles for making marriage work (1999) --
Harry Harlow. The nature of love (1958) --
Thomas A. Harris. I'm ok-you're ok (1967) --
Eric Hoffer. The true believer : thoughts on the nature of mass movements (1951). [Cont.] Karen Horney. Our inner conflicts : a constructive theory of neurosis (1945) --
William James. The principles of psychology (1890) --
Carl Jung. The archetypes and the collective unconscious (1968) --
Alfred Kinsey. Sexual behavior in the human female (1953) --
Melanie Klein. Envy and gratitude (1957) --
R. D. Laing. The divided self : a study of sanity and madness (1960) --
Abraham Maslow. The farther reaches of human nature (1971) --
Stanley Milgram. Obedience to authority : an experimental view (1974) --
Anne Moir & David Jessel. Brainsex : the real difference between men and women (1989) --
Ivan Pavlov. Conditioned reflexes : an investigation of the physiological activity of the cerebral cortex (1927) --
Fritz Perls. Gestalt therapy : excitement and growth in the human personality (1951) --
Jean Piaget. The language and thought of the child (1923) --
Steven Pinker. The blank slate : the modern denial of human nature (2002) --
V. S. Ramachandran. Phantoms in the brain : probing the mysteries of the human mind (1998) --
Carl Rogers. On becoming a person : a therapist's view of psychotherapy (1961) --
Oliver Sacks. The man who mistook his wife for a hat : and other clinical tales (1970) --
Barry Schwartz. The paradox of choice : why more is less (2004) --
Martin Seligman. Authentic happiness : using the new positive psychology to realize your potential for lasting fulfillment (2002) --
Gail Sheehy. Passages : predictable crises of adult life (1976) --
B. F. Skinner. Beyond freedom and dignity (1971) --
Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, & Sheila Heen. Difficult conversations : how to discuss what matters most (1999) --
William Styron. Darkness visible : a memoir of madness (1990) --
Robert E. Thayer. The origin of everyday moods : managing energy, tension, and stress (1996).
Other Titles: Fifty psychology classics
Responsibility: Tom Butler-Bowdon
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