A History Of Modern Psychology 5th Edition

📒A History Of Modern Psychology ✍ C. James Goodwin

✏Book Title : A History of Modern Psychology
✏Author : C. James Goodwin
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2015-01-20
✏Pages : 576
✏ISBN : 9781118833759
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A History of Modern Psychology Book Summary : The enhanced 5th Edition of Goodwin's series, A History of Modern Psychology, explores the modern history of psychology including the fundamental bases of psychology and psychology's advancements in the 20th century. Goodwin's 5th Edition focuses on the reduction of biographical information with an emphasis on more substantial information including ideas and concepts and on ideas/research contributions.

✏Book Title : A History of Modern Psychology
✏Author : Duane Schultz
✏Publisher : Academic Press
✏Release Date : 2013-10-02
✏Pages : 462
✏ISBN : 9781483257945
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A History of Modern Psychology Book Summary : A History of Modern Psychology, 3rd Edition discusses the development and decline of schools of thought in modern psychology. The book presents the continuing refinement of the tools, techniques, and methods of psychology in order to achieve increased precision and objectivity. Chapters focus on relevant topics such as the role of history in understanding the diversity and divisiveness of contemporary psychology; the impact of physics on the cognitive revolution and humanistic psychology; the influence of mechanism on Descartes's thinking; and the evolution of the third force, humanistic psychology. Undergraduate students of psychology and related fields will find the book invaluable in their pursuit of knowledge.

✏Book Title : A Brief History of Modern Psychology 3E
✏Author : Benjamin
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2018-10
✏Pages : 256
✏ISBN : 9781119493242
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Brief History of Modern Psychology 3E Book Summary : In "A Brief History of Modern Psychology," Ludy Benjamin, leading historian in the field, discusses the history of both the science and the practice of psychology since the establishment of the first experimental psychology laboratory in 1879. Captures the excitement of this pervasive field that features prevalently in modern mass media Presents facts and interesting tidbits about individual psychologists' lives and ideas, as well as illuminating tie-in's to the social contexts in which they lived Features widely known figures such as William James, Carl Jung, Wilhelm Wundt, G. Stanley Hall, James Catell, John B. Watson, and B.F. Skinner as well as lesser known luminaries such as E.B. Titchener, Mary Calkins, Leta Hollingworth, Kenneth and Mamie Clark, and Helen Thompson Wolley Provides the historical and disciplinary context that will help readers to better understand the richness and complexity of contemporary psychology Includes discussions of important events, societies, and landmarks in the history of psychology such as the growth of psychological laboratories in the US, the Thayer Conference (the landmark summit which defined school psychology), Kurt Lewin's social action research, and Lewis M. Terman and the Stanford Revision of the Binet-Simon Scale (now the well known, "Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale")Test Bank for instructors with identification, multiple-choice, matching, and essay questions written by Ludy Benjamin available at www.wiley.com/go/benjamin .

✏Book Title : A History of Modern Psychology
✏Author : Per Saugstad
✏Publisher : Cambridge University Press
✏Release Date : 2018-10-31
✏Pages : 608
✏ISBN : 9781107109896
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A History of Modern Psychology Book Summary : This textbook presents an engaging and global history of psychological science, from the birth of the field to the present.

✏Book Title : Design and Analysis of Single Case Research
✏Author : Ronald D. Franklin
✏Publisher : Psychology Press
✏Release Date : 2014-01-14
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 9781317780441
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Design and Analysis of Single Case Research Book Summary : This book focuses on one important aspect of psychological research -- the intensive study of people measured one or more at a time. Some important historical material is detailed in several chapters making a strong connection to previous material in psychology. Several contributors present important details on classical and novel methods to study behavior over time, and they do so in the context of appropriate statistical methods. This appropriately reflects the growing interest in examining dynamic behaviors by objective measurement. Key experimental design principles are expertly stated, reflecting the growing interest in studying the individual course of development for invariants in behaviors, including some unusual constructs such as cycles and punctuated equilibria. This book also deals with practical contemporary problems in psychology and documents the increased possibility of using clinical research tools. Taken as a whole, this volume is filled with interesting historical points, informative mathematical and statistical analyses, and practical methods. It is the only book addressing the issues of meta-analysis, cyclicity, and confounds to visual inspection of single subject data that considers ways in which statistical software can aid in overcoming these constraints.

✏Book Title : An Introduction to the History of Psychology
✏Author : B. Hergenhahn
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2008-03-11
✏Pages : 752
✏ISBN : 9780495506218
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏An Introduction to the History of Psychology Book Summary : Dreams puzzled early man, Greek philosophers spun elaborate theories to explain human memory and perception, Descartes postulated that the brain was filled with animal spirits, and psychology was officially deemed a science in the 19th century. In this Fifth Edition, B.R. Hergenhahn demonstrates that most of the concerns of contemporary psychologists are manifestations of themes that have been part of psychology for hundreds-or even thousands-of years. The book’s numerous photographs and pedagogical devices, along with its biographical material on key figures in psychology, engage students and facilitate their understanding of each chapter Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒A History Of Psychology ✍ George Sidney Brett

✏Book Title : A History of Psychology
✏Author : George Sidney Brett
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2014-03-18
✏Pages : 328
✏ISBN : 9781317851745
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A History of Psychology Book Summary : First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

📒Idiot S Guides Psychology 5th Edition ✍ Joni E. Johnston, PsyD

✏Book Title : Idiot s Guides Psychology 5th Edition
✏Author : Joni E. Johnston, PsyD
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2014-07-01
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781615645138
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Idiot s Guides Psychology 5th Edition Book Summary : There are numerous textbooks that explain the theories and principles of psychology, but many are too dry or academic. Idiot's Guides: Psychology, 5th Edition breaks down the complexity of psychology and helps readers understand the how and why of the human mind, the causes of things like mental illness, how we react to situations, and how we become who we are. The book steers clear of self-help and pop psychology and focuses on more of an academic approach. Key concepts are broken down into plain and simple language, and supplemented with insightful illustrations that help explain each concept in a visual format that is fun and engaging. Readers start with the root of the human mind and move into the most popular theories of modern psychology, while exploring the lives and genius (and madness) behind the most famous pioneers in the field, such as Freud and Jung. From behaviorism to social psychology to cognitive psychology, readers will learn what makes all of us tick, and why we are who we are.

📒Legal Self Defense For Mental Health Practitioners ✍ Robert Henley Woody, Sr., PhD, JD

✏Book Title : Legal Self Defense for Mental Health Practitioners
✏Author : Robert Henley Woody, Sr., PhD, JD
✏Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
✏Release Date : 2012-06-20
✏Pages : 184
✏ISBN : 9780826195661
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Legal Self Defense for Mental Health Practitioners Book Summary : "It is difficult to find books that provide such a wealth of information on legal issues for practicing clinicians. This is a solidly written, invaluable resource that all practicing mental health professionals must read." Score: 97, 5 Stars.--Doody's Medical Reviews "Legal Self-Defense for Mental Health Practitioners is interesting, informative, andcommitted to professional, ethical quality care of service recipients....Woody offers many useful risk managementstrategies for mental health professionals....[and his] discussions are provocative and are supported by current, well-established references."--PsycCRITIQUES "I give high marks to Legal Self-Defense for Mental Health Practitioners because it presents a real-world perspective and no-nonsense analysis....As impressive, is that this valuable information is packed into a mere 153 pages, making the book an economical investment of time for the knowledge that is gained."--New England Psychologist At some point in their careers, mental health professionals may face legal action from clients. Clients may be noncompliant regarding policies agreed upon at the outset of therapeutic services, not adhere to an individualized treatment plan, be inappropriately aggressive, and file unjustified ethics and licensing complaints and/or lawsuits. Unfortunately, many mental health practitioners are not prepared for such actions and suffer great distress that affects their professional and personal lives. This practical text, written by an author who is both a psychologist and an attorney, demonstrates how mental health professionals can avoid legally actionable mistakes in their practices and what to do if they occur. Reflecting contemporary social policy and laws regarding mental health services, the text emphasizes the protection of rights for both practitioner and client, and addresses such pitfalls as malpractice, licensing hearings, noncompliant clients, and dealing with the legal system. It distills the authorís wisdom, gained over more than 30 years of legal counsel to all types of mental health practitioners, and describes how to improve practice strategies for achieving quality care, confront ethics and licensing complaints, and defend against potential or actual lawsuits. Additionally, the book covers individualized treatment planning, effective record keeping, how to deal with dangerous clients, how to insulate yourself from risk, and more. Numerous real life examples further help practitioners foster the knowledge and skills to assertively defend their rights should the need arise. Key Features: Illustrates how to avoid legally actionable mistakes in assessment and treatment Covers such issues as effective record keeping, treatment planning, dealing with dangerous or non-compliant clients, protecting your practice, and more Helps mental health professionals foster a ìwarriorî mentality when faced with unjust allegations of wrongdoing Presents numerous real-life cases

📒Beyond The Unconscious ✍ Mark S. Micale

✏Book Title : Beyond the Unconscious
✏Author : Mark S. Micale
✏Publisher : Princeton University Press
✏Release Date : 2014-07-14
✏Pages : 430
✏ISBN : 9781400863426
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Beyond the Unconscious Book Summary : Henri F. Ellenberger, the Swiss medical historian, is best remembered today as the author of The Discovery of the Unconscious (1970), a brilliant, encyclopedic study of psychiatric theory and therapy from primitive times to the mid-twentieth century. However, in addition to this well-known work, Ellenberger has written over thirty essays in the history of the mental sciences. This collection unites fourteen of Ellenberger's most interesting and methodologically innovative historical essays, many of which draw on new and rich bodies of primary materials. Several of the articles appear here in English translation for the first time. The essays deal with subjects such as the intellectual origins of psycho-analysis, the work of the French psychological school of Jean-Martin Charcot and Pierre Janet, the role of the "great patients" in the history of psychiatry, and the cultural history of psychiatry. The publication of these writings, which corresponds with the opening in Paris of the Institut Henri Ellenberger, truly establishes Ellenberger as the founding figure of the historiography of psychiatry. Accompanying the essays are an extensive interpretive introduction and a detailed bibliographical essay by the editor. Originally published in 1993. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.