The Professionalization of Psychology in Nazi Germany

The Professionalization of Psychology in Nazi Germany

by Ulfried Geuter
     
 

The definitive work on the professionalization of psychology in Nazi Germany, now translated from German.See more details below

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The definitive work on the professionalization of psychology in Nazi Germany, now translated from German.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521102131
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
10/29/2008
Series:
Cambridge Studies in the History of Psychology Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Notes to the readers of the English edition; Preface; Glossary of abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. On the way to becoming an independent discipline; 3. The potential of psychology for selecting workers and officers: diagnostics, character and expression; 4. Psychologists at work: new professional activities in industry and army and their expansion in the war economy; 5. Legitimation strategies and professional policy; 6. University courses in psychology and the development of the diploma examination regulations (DPO) of 1941; 7. The diploma examination regulations and their consequences; 8. The disbanding of Luftwaffe and army psychology in 1942 and the reorientation of psychology in war; 9. Self-deception, loyalty and solidarity: professionalization as a subjective process; 10. Science, profession and power; Postscript; Comments on sources; Index.

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