A History of Psychology: From Antiquity to Modernity

A History of Psychology: From Antiquity to Modernity

by Thomas Leahey



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780205253456
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 05/13/2015
Pages: 576
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Thomas Hardy Leahey is Professor Emeritus at Virginia Commonwealth University, USA. He has been President of the Society for Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology and the Society for the History of Psychology. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and a Founding Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science.

Table of Contents

Part I. Situating Psychology

Chapter 1. Introduction

Part II. The Pre-modern World

Chapter 2. The Legacy of Ancient Greece EEA – 323 BCE

Chapter 3. Antiquity: 323 BCE to 1000 CE

Chapter 4. End of the Premodern World 1000 c.e.–1600 c.e.

Part III. Constructing the Modern World

Chapter 5. The Scientific Revolution

Chapter 6. The Enlightenment 1700–1815

Chapter 7. The Ascent of Science 1815–1914

Part IV. Founding Psychology

Chapter 8. The Psychology of Consciousness

Chapter 9. The Psychology of the Unconscious

Chapter 10. The Psychology of Adaptation

Part V. Psychological Science in the Modern World

Chapter 11. Behaviorism 1892-1956

Chapter 12. Cognitive Science 1956–2016

Chapter 13. The Rise of Applied Psychology 1892–1939

Chapter 14. The Psychological Society 1940–2016

Concluding Thoughts

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