Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories

Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories


This paintings will survey the whole diversity of pondering in psychology, from precedent days to the current, encompassing philosophies and theories of brain that pre-date our glossy perception of psychology as a technology, and lengthening to the present findings of neuroscience. it is going to set the theories into their ancient context and cross-reference key affects, equivalent to Darwin’s on Freud. Fifteen hundred entries will contain key figures, theoretical options, fake theories, old occasions, and seminal writings. foreign in scope, this undertaking will contain historical past of psychology specialists from around the globe and the insurance of themes might be set in worldwide context. the purpose should be to supply a reference paintings of extra intensity than discussions which are presently on hand in textbooks, having the ability to hook up with a mess of appropriate themes. This paintings will supply an image of psychology because it has emerged into the current time and place it between different comparable fields resembling anthropology, sociology, philosophy, and medicine.

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