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Foundations of psychological thought : a history of psychology

Author: Barbara F Gentile; Benjamin O Miller
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. Sage 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In addition to extensive annotations, this reader on the History of Psychological Thought features a topical organization, coverage of contemporary selections as well as classics, and a wealth of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara F Gentile; Benjamin O Miller
ISBN: 0761930779 9780761930778
OCLC Number: 845333204
Description: XVI, 671 Seiten Illustrationen, Diagramme 24 cm
Contents: PART 1: THE MIND AND THE BODY1.1 Rene Descartes (1596-1650) - The Passions of the Soul (1649) 1.2 William James (1842-1910) - Psychology (1892) 1.3 Wilhelm Wundt (1832-1920) - Outlines of Psychology (1897) 1.4 Alan Turing (1912-1954) - Computing Machinery and Intelligence (1950) 1.5 John Searle (b. 1932) - Minds, Brains, and Science (1984) PART 2: PERCEIVING2.1 George Berkeley (1685-1753) - An Essay Towards a New Theory of Vision (1709) 2.2 Thomas Reid (1710-1796) - Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man (1785) 2.3 Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) - Treatise on Physiological Optics (1867)2.4 J. J. Gibson (1904-1979) - The Perception of the Visual World (1950) 2.5 David Marr (1945-1980) - Visual Information Processing: The Structure and Creation of Visual Representations (1980) PART 3: OPENING THE BLACK BOX3.1 F. C. Donders (1818-1889) - On the Speed of Mental Processes (1868-1869) 3.2 E. B. Titchener (1867-1927) - An Outline of Psychology (1896) 3.3 Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) - Psychopathology of Everyday Life (1901) 3.4 Herbert Simon (1916-2001) and Kenneth Kotovsky (b. 1939) - Human Acquisition of Concepts for Sequential Patterns (1963) 3.5 B. F. Skinner (1904-1990) - About Behaviorism (1974) 3.6 Michael I. Posner (b. 1936), Steven F. Petersen (b. 1952), Peter T. Fox (b. 1951), and Marcus E. Raichle (b. 1937) - Localization of Cognitive Operations in the Human Brain (1988) PART 4: NATIVISM AND EMPIRICISM aka HEREDITY AND ENVIRONMENT4.1 Rene Descartes (1596-1650) - Notes Directed Against a Certain Programme (1648) 4.2 John Locke (1632-1704) - An Essay Concerning Human Understanding (1690) 4.3 Charles Darwin (1809-1882) - The Origin of Species (1859) 4.4 Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894) - The Facts of Perception (1878) 4.5 Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) - Instincts and Their Vicissitudes (1915) 4.6 John Watson (1878-1958) - What the Nursery Has to Say About Instincts (1926) 4.7 Keller Breland (1915-1965) and Marian Breland (1920-2001) - The Misbehavior of Organisms (1961) 4.8 Noam Chomsky (b. 1928) - Language and Mind (1968) PART 5: LEVELS OF EXPLANATION5.1 Max Wertheimer (1880-1943) - Laws of Organization in Perceptual Forms (1923) 5.2 Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (1849-1936) - Conditioned Reflexes: An Investigation of the Physiological Activity of the Cerebral Cortex (1927) 5.3 Kurt Lewin (1890-1947) - Experiments in Social Space (1939) 5.4 Edward Chace Tolman (1886-1959) - Cognitive Maps in Rats and Men (1948) 5.5 Donald Hebb (1904-1985) - Organization of Behavior: A Neuropsychological Theory (1949) 5.6 Brenda Milner (b. 1918), Larry R. Squire (b. 1941), and Eric R. Kandel (b. 1929) - Cognitive Neuroscience and the Study of Memory (1998) PART 6: NORMAL & ABNORMAL6.1 Benjamin Rush (1746-1813) - Medical Inquiries and Observations Upon the Diseases of the Mind (1812) 6.2 Henry J. Wegrocki (1909-1967) - A Critique of Cultural and Statistical Concepts of Abnormality (1939) 6.3 Karen Horney (1885-1952) - Neurosis and Human Growth (1950) 6.4 Evelyn Hooker (1907-1996) - The Adjustment of the Male Overt Homosexual (1957) 6.5 Thomas S. Szasz (b. 1920) - The Myth of Mental Illness (1960) 6.6 Samuel B. Guze (1923-2000) - Biological Psychiatry: Is There Any Other Kind? (1989) 6.7 Corey L. M. Keyes (b. 1962) - The Mental Health Continuum: From Languishing to Flourishing in Life (2002)
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