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Constructing scientific psychology : Karl Lashley's mind-brain debates

Author: Nadine M Weidman
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Series: Cambridge studies in the history of psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Constructing Scientific Psychology is the first full-scale interpretation of the life and work of the major American neuropsychologist Karl Lashley that sets Lashley's creation of a laboratory-centered, decisively materialistic science of brain and behavior in its scientific and social contexts. The book places Lashley's neuropsychology at the heart of two controversies that polarized the sciences of mind and brain  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Student Collection
History
Biographies
Named Person: Karl S Lashley; Karl S Lashley; Karl S Lashley; Karl S Lashley; Karl S Lashley
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nadine M Weidman
ISBN: 0521621623 9780521621625
OCLC Number: 39216135
Notes: Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--Cornell University, early 1990s.
Description: xix, 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Lashley and Jennings: The origins of a hereditarian --
2. Lashley, Watson, and the meaning of behaviorism --
3. The pursuit of a neutral science --
4. Neuropsychology and hereditarianism --
5. Psychobiology and Progressivism --
6. Psychobiology and its discontents: The Lashley-Herrick debate --
7. Hull and psychology as a social science --
8. Intelligence testing and thinking machines: The Lashley-Hull debate --
9. Pure psychology --
10. Public science and private life --
11. Genetics, race biology, and depoliticization --
Epilogue: Lashley and American neuropsychology --
App. Archives holding Lashley material.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in the history of psychology.
Responsibility: Nadine M. Weidman.
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