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A psychology of freedom and dignity : the last train to survival

Author: E Rae Harcum
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Emphasises the importance of the concept of free will to behavioural scientists. This text aims to show how beliefs in freedom and in human dignity are consistent with scientific principles and  Read more...

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Harcum, E. Rae (Eugene Rae), 1927-
Psychology of freedom and dignity.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1994
(OCoLC)622739230
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E Rae Harcum
ISBN: 0275947440 9780275947446
OCLC Number: 28585937
Description: xii, 189 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The Psychology Train --
2. Bases for Belief --
3. An Optimistic Agent --
4. Skinner's Gremlins --
5. Belief in Human Dignity --
6. Motivation to Work --
7. Design for a Culture.
Responsibility: E. Rae Harcum.

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..."This book is a careful, scholarly effort to deal with the concepts of free will and determinism, organized around issues raised by Skinner's writings."-Contemporary Psychology ?...This book is a Read more...

 
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