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Historical roots of contemporary psychology

Benjamin B. Wolman

Historical roots of contemporary psychology

by Benjamin B. Wolman

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Benjamin B. Wolman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF103 .W6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 376 p.
    Number of Pages376
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17757836M

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History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wolman, Benjamin B. Historical roots of contemporary psychology. New York, Harper & Row [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin B Wolman. While the psychology of today reflects the discipline's rich and varied history, the origins of psychology differ significantly from contemporary conceptions of the field.

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Although psychology did not exist in its present form thousands of years ago, its application can be traced. even at that stage of history. In his book "On Man" he went on describing how the pineal gland is moved and.

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Twenty years is a long time in the life of a science. While the historical roots of psychology have not changed since the first edition of this book, some of the offshoots of the various theories and systems discussed have been crit­ ically reexamined and have undergone far-reaching modifications.

Roots and Branches of Psychology: Historical and Contemporary Views on Human Nature and Psychology by Mark F. Griffin. The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law: A Narrative History reveals how the field developed during the first decade following the founding of the American Psychology-Law Society.

The contributors to this edited volume, widely considered to be among the "founders" of the field, were responsible for establishing and nurturing many of the. The scientific foundation upon which the modern field now rests was established by a small group of psychological researchers, legal scholars, and clinicians.

The Roots of Modern Psychology and Law: A Narrative History reveals how the field developed during the first decade following the founding of the American Psychology-Law Society. Contemporary psychology is a diverse field that is influenced by all of the historical perspectives described in the preceding section.

Reflective of the discipline’s diversity is the diversity seen within the American Psychological Association (APA).The APA is a professional organization representing psychologists in the United States.

As a result, students of psychology often conclude incorrectly that historical issues are boring and irrelevant. In reality,the history of psychological testing is a captivating story that has substantial relevance to present-day practices.

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John Locke (). Modern psychology developed from several conflicting traditions, including structuralism, functionalism, Gestalt psychology, behaviorism, and psychoanalysis. Biological psychology, also called physiological psychology or behavioral neuroscience, the study of the physiological bases of ical psychology is concerned primarily with the relationship between psychological processes and the underlying physiological events—or, in other words, the mind-body phenomenon.

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