skip to content
Evolving perspectives on the history of psychology Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Evolving perspectives on the history of psychology

Author: Wade E Pickren; Donald A Dewsbury
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
You are not connected to the University of Montevallo Library network. Access to online content and services may require you to authenticate with your library. Off-Campus Access
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...


Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item


Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wade E Pickren; Donald A Dewsbury
ISBN: 155798882X 9781557988829
OCLC Number: 47892356
Description: ix, 608 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: History without the past / Thomas H. Leahey --
Epistemological debates, feminist voices : science, social values, and the study of women / Stephanie Riger --
The crisis of experimentalism in the 1920s : E.G Boring and his uses of history / John M. O'Donnell --
A reappraisal of Wilhelm Wundt / Arthur L. Blumenthal --
Contributions of American mental philosophers to psychology in the United States / Alfred H. Fuchs --
William James and the art of human understanding / David E. Leary --
Testing the limits of sense and science : American experimental psychologists combat spiritualism, 1880-1920 / Deborah J. Coon --
Origins and early years of the American Psychological Association, 1890-1906 / Michael M. Sokal --
The origins of the psychological experiment as a social institution / Kurt Danziger --
The mythical revolutions of American psychology / Thomas H. Leahey --
From machine to the ghost within : Pavlov's transition from digestive physiology to conditional reflexes / Daniel P. Todes --
Whatever happened to Little Albert? / Benjamin Harris --
On prediction and control : B.F Skinner and the technological ideal of science / Laurence D. Smith. G. Stanley Hall : from philosophy to developmental psychology / Sheldon H. White --
The mental testing community and validity : a prehistory / Richard T. Von Mayrhauser --
Gordon Allport, character, and the "culture of personality" / Ian A.M. Nicholson --
Unemployment, politics, and the history of organized psychology / Lorenz J. Finison --
Organized industrial psychology before Division 14 : the ACP and the AAAP / Ludy T. Benjamin, Jr. --
Culture contexts and scientific change in psychology : Kurt Lewin in Iowa / Mitchell G. Ash --
On publishing controversy : Norman R.E. Maier and the genesis of seizures / Donald A. Dewbury --
Clinical psychology seen some 50 years later / David Shakow --
An asocial psychology and a misdirected clinical psychology / Seymour B. Sarason --
The return of the repressed : psychology's problematic relations with psychoanalysis, 1909-1960 / Gail A. Hornstein --
Assessing psychology's moral heritage through our neglected utopias / Jill G. Morawski --
Placing women in the history of psychology : the first American women psychologists / Laurel Furumoto and E. Scarborough --
"The defects of his race" : E.G. Boring and antisemitism in American psychology, 1923-1953 / Andrew S. Winston --
Recontextualizing Kenneth B. Clark : an Afrocentric perspective on the paradoxical legacy of a model psychologist-activist / Layli Phillips.
Responsibility: edited by Wade E. Pickren and Donald A. Dewsbury.


In articles that explore important milestones, controversies and transitions in the history of psychology, this work discusses a range of psychological developments. It places a variety of  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item


User-contributed reviews


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.