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- Taylor and Francis 1992; US$ 87.95
Following Freud's death in 1939, the radical theories of Melanie Klein were the subject of prolonged controversy and fierce debate within the British Psychoanalytical Society. At the time, individuals fought passionately in support of their positions. In the midst of, or as a result of, the personal animosities and political manoeuvrings, important... more...
- Oxford University Press 2003; US$ 74.99
A profile of how memory is shaped both by emotion and emotional disorders. A wide range of topics are covered, including the biology of traumatic memory; the memory disorders produced by depression and anxiety; the nature of emotional memory in children and in the elderly; and memory for the Holocaust. more...
- Oxford University Press 1999; US$ 49.99
Drawing upon a set of asylum patient case records, this text reconstructs the encounter of state officials and medical practitioners with peasant madness and deviancy at a transitional period in German and psychiatric history. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 105.00
What did it mean to be mad in seventeenth-century England? This book uses vivid autobiographical accounts of mental disorder to explore the ways madness was identified and experienced from the inside, asking how certain people came to be defined as insane, and what we can learn from the accounts they wrote. more...
- Springer-Verlag New York Inc 2006; US$ 89.99
Closely paralleling the history of psychology is the history of its critics, their theories, and their contributions. This book traces this alternate history. It synthesizes major historical and theoretical narratives to describe two centuries of challenges to and the reactions of the mainstream. more...
- MobileReference.com 2007; US$ 5.99
Indulge Yourself with the best classic literature on Your PDA. Navigate easily to any novel from Table of Contents or search for the words or phrases. Author?s biography and free stories in the trial version. of Contents. List of Works in Alphabetical Order. Elbert Hubbard Biography. Love, Life & Work: Being a Book of Opinions Reasonably Good-Natured... more...
- Springer 2006; US$ 119.00
This book examines social constructionism as a metatheory of psychology. It does not consider constructionist accounts of psycho-social phenomena, but it does assess certain assumptions which are said to underpin those accounts, assumptions which are primarily semantic and epistemological. The first part of the book explains why the charges of relativism... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2007; US$ 42.95
Constructions and the Analytic Field questions the relationship between psychoanalysis, history and literature. Does the analyst help the analysand construct a narrative, or is their task more of a historical reconstruction? In seeking to answer this question, Domenico Chianese examines Freud's writing, beginning with 'Constructions in Analysis'... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2001; US$ 49.95
Perceiving the Affordances is a personal history and intellectual autobiography of Eleanor Gibson, the groundbreaking research psychologist who was influential in the founding of the theory of perceptual development. It is also a biography of her husband, James J. Gibson, who was a major perceptual theorist and the founder of the ecologically-oriented... more...
- Penguin Group US 2008; US$ 16.00
From Freud to Zoloft, the first comprehensive history of American Psychotherapy Fifty percent of Americans will undergo some form of psychotherapy in their lifetimes, but the origins of the field are rarely known to patients. Yet the story of psychotherapy in America brims with colorful characters, intriguing experimental treatments, and intense... more...