Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories

Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories


This paintings will survey the total diversity of pondering in psychology, from precedent days to the current, encompassing philosophies and theories of brain that pre-date our smooth belief of psychology as a technological know-how, and increasing to the present findings of neuroscience. it's going to set the theories into their old context and cross-reference key affects, comparable to Darwin’s on Freud. Fifteen hundred entries will include key figures, theoretical suggestions, fake theories, old occasions, and seminal writings. overseas in scope, this undertaking will contain historical past of psychology specialists from worldwide and the assurance of themes can be set in worldwide context. the purpose could be to supply a reference paintings of extra intensity than discussions which are presently to be had in textbooks, being able to connect with a large number of suitable subject matters. This paintings will supply an image of psychology because it has emerged into the current time and place it between different similar fields akin to anthropology, sociology, philosophy, and medicine.

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