Great Ideas in Psychology: A Cultural and Historical Introduction

Great Ideas in Psychology: A Cultural and Historical Introduction

by Fathali Moghaddam
     
 

ISBN-10: 1851683798

ISBN-13: 9781851683796

Pub. Date: 10/15/2005

Publisher: Oneworld Publications


This book focuses on the key ideas of the most important modern psychologists. Nineteen classic great ideas in psychology are critically assessed in their cultural and historical context.  See more details below

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This book focuses on the key ideas of the most important modern psychologists. Nineteen classic great ideas in psychology are critically assessed in their cultural and historical context.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851683796
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
10/15/2005
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.85(w) x 9.04(h) x 1.03(d)

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Table of Contents

1Introduction : working out and working in1
2The psychology laboratory13
3The placebo effect28
4The Freudian unconscious42
5Long-term potentiation63
6Learning77
7Intelligence tests95
8Artificial intelligence112
9Stage models of development131
10The zone of proximal development150
11Attachment162
12Displaced aggression178
13Personality traits194
14The self213
15Conformity to group norms230
16Obedience to authority245
17Feminist psychology261
18Multicultural psychology280
19Evolutionary psychology295
20Social constructionism313

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