Book DetailAuthor: Matt Jarvis Publisher: ISBN: 0198813155 Category : Psychology Languages : en Pages : 904
Principles of Psychology offers students a complete introduction to psychology. It balances contemporary approaches with classic perspectives, weaves stimulating conceptual issues throughout the text, and encourages students to think critically, creatively, and practically about the subject and how it applies to the real-world.
Book DetailAuthor: Kurt Lewin Publisher: Read Books Ltd ISBN: 1446547132 Category : Psychology Languages : en Pages : 296
This antiquarian text contains a comprehensive treatise on topological psychology, being a detailed exposition of its principles written by Kurt Lewin. Written in clear, plain language and full of information fundamental to understanding this branch of psychology, this text will be of considerable utility to the student, and it would make for a great addition to collections of allied literature. The chapters of this book include: 'The Present State of Psychology', 'Formulation of Laws and Representations of General Situations', 'Considerations About Representing Life Space', 'Context and Extent of the Psychological Life Space', 'Causal Interconnections in Psychology', etcetera. We are republishing this vintage book now complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
Book DetailAuthor: William James Publisher: ISBN: Category : Languages : en Pages : 682
Differentiated book- It has a historical context with research of the time-The purpose of realizing this historical context is to approach the understanding of a historical epoch from the elements provided by the text. Hence the importance of placing the document in context. It is necessary to unravel what its author or authors have said, how it has been said, when, why and where, always relating it to its historical moment.The Principles of Psychology is a vast work in the history of psychology written by the American psychologist William James and published in 1890. James was an American philosopher and psychologist who trained to be a doctor before entering psychology.Known as "The Father of Psychology," James was also the author of Essays on Radical Empiricism, Relevant in Philosophy, and The Varieties of Religious Experience, which led him to an understanding of the differences in religious experience by helping him build theories of the mental cure.
Book DetailAuthor: Aimée M. Surprenant Publisher: Psychology Press ISBN: 1136950648 Category : Psychology Languages : en Pages : 188
This monograph proposes 7 principles of human memory. These principles are qualitative statements of empirical regularities that can serve as intermediary explanations and which follow from viewing memory as a function.