History and Systems of Psychology / Edition 6by James F. Brennan
Pub. Date: 07/15/2002
Now in its sixth edition, History of Systems of Psychology introduces the complexities of psychology's origins. It provides readers with the context of historical, cultural, social and philosophical developments. Topics covered in the book include Psychological Foundations In Ancient Greece, The Emergence Of Modern Science, and Mental Passivity. For psychologists and others in the psychology field.
Table of Contents
PSYCHOLOGY'S HISTORICAL FOUNDATION.
2. Psychological Foundations in Ancient Greece.
3. From Rome Through the Middle Ages.
4. The Reawakening of Intellectual Life.
5. The Emergence of Modern Science.
6. Sensationalism and Positivism: The French Traditions.
7. Mental Passivity: The British Tradition.
8. Mental Activity: The German Tradition.
9. Competing Models of Psychology.
10. Nineteenth-Century Bases of Psychology.
11. The Founding of Modern Psychology.
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SYSTEMS OF PSYCHOLOGY.
13. The Gestalt Movement.
16. The Third Force Movement.
17. Contemporary Trends: Neofunctionalism.
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