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Author Fuller, Ray, 1943-

Title A century of psychology : progress, paradigms, and prospects for the new millennium / edited by Ray Fuller, Patricia Noonan Walsh, and Patrick McGinley
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1997


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Description xix, 329 pages ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Brown, Heisenberg and Lorenz: predecessors of twenty-first-century psychology? / Ype H. Poortinga --2. The three-sided mirror: feminists looking at psychologists looking at women / Rhoda K. Unger -- 3. Child development: old themes and new directions /Sheila Greene -- 4. The psychology of learning: retrospect and prospect / Marc Richelle -- 5. Intellectual disability: a psychological assessment /Roy McConkey -- 6. One hundred years of clinical psychology: roots, doubts and hopes / Amparo Belloch --7. The influence of psychology on psychotherapy during the twentieth century / Marina Manthouli -- 8. Psychology and education: a century of challenge for educational psychology / Ingrid Lunt -- 9. Community psychology: a new Gestalt psychology? / J. R. Newbrough -- 10. Critical moments on the edge: psychological prevention of psychic and somatic problems, disorders and illnesses / Salli Saari
11. Flight from science: alternative medicine, postmodernism and relativism / Adrian Furnham -- 12. One hundred years of work and organizational psychology: progress, deficiencies and promise /Bernhard Wilpert -- 13. The coming of age of the psychology of thinking and reasoning / Ruth M. J. Byrne -- 14. The history of the concept of goals /Peter M. Gollwitzer -- 15. Visual perception at the edge of the century / Gery d'Ydewalle -- 16. On the edge of consciousness: pre-attentive mechanisms in the generation of anxiety / Arne Ohman -- 17. Cognitive neuropsychology: the good, the bad and the bizarre /Peter W. Halligan and John C. Marshall -- 18. A theory of emotion and its brain mechanisms / Edmund T. Rolls
Summary Includes a review of the successes & failures of psychology's first century, from top scientists and professionals worldwide
Notes Papers originally presented at the 5th European Congress of Paychology held in Dublin, in July 1997
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Psychology -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Fuller, Ray, 1943-
McGinley, Patrick.
Walsh, Patricia Noonan, 1944-
European Federation of Professional Psychologists' Associations.
Psychological Society of Ireland.
European Congress of Psychology (5th : 1997 : Dublin, Ireland)
LC no. 97003892
ISBN 041516219X (hardcover)
0415162203 (paperback)