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The Resource The transformation of psychology : influences of 19th century philosophy, technology, and natural science, edited by Christopher D. Green, Marlene Shore, and Thomas Teo

The transformation of psychology : influences of 19th century philosophy, technology, and natural science, edited by Christopher D. Green, Marlene Shore, and Thomas Teo

Label
The transformation of psychology : influences of 19th century philosophy, technology, and natural science
Title
The transformation of psychology
Title remainder
influences of 19th century philosophy, technology, and natural science
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher D. Green, Marlene Shore, and Thomas Teo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book reveals some of the intellectual, social, technological, and institutional currents and practices that were commonplace during the 19th century and fostered a reappraisal of the scientific possibilities for psychology. This volume explores a collection of diverse areas of study that attempted to render psychology scientific. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Dewey number
150/.9/034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1963-
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  • Green, Christopher D
  • Shore, Marlene Gay
  • Teo, Thomas
  • American Psychological Association
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  • Psychology
  • Psychology
Label
The transformation of psychology : influences of 19th century philosophy, technology, and natural science, edited by Christopher D. Green, Marlene Shore, and Thomas Teo
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Eugenics and other Victorian "secular religions" / Raymond E. Fancher -- Practical phrenology as psychological counseling in the 19th-century United States / Michael M. Sokal -- Sealing off the discipline : Wilhelm Wundt and the psychology of memory / Kurt Danziger -- Psychology and memory in the midst of change : the social concerns of late-19th-century North American psychologists / Marlene Shore -- The psychology of mathematical beauty in the 19th century : the golden section / John G. Benjafield -- Cause into function : Ernst Mach and the reconstruction of explanation in psychology / Andrew S. Winston -- Charles Babbage, the analytical engine, and the possibility of a 19th-century cognitive science / Christopher D. Green -- Instincts and instruments / Katharine Anderson -- Philosophic doubts about psychology as a natural science / Charles W. Tolman -- Karl Marx and Wilhelm Dilthey on the socio-historical conceptualization of the mind / Thomas Teo -- Early development and psychology : genetic and embryological influences, 1880-1920 / Fredric Weizmann
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ocm62186267
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unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 245 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Issuing body
Made available through: American Psychological Association's PsyBooks Collection
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unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
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unknown
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62186267
Label
The transformation of psychology : influences of 19th century philosophy, technology, and natural science, edited by Christopher D. Green, Marlene Shore, and Thomas Teo
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Eugenics and other Victorian "secular religions" / Raymond E. Fancher -- Practical phrenology as psychological counseling in the 19th-century United States / Michael M. Sokal -- Sealing off the discipline : Wilhelm Wundt and the psychology of memory / Kurt Danziger -- Psychology and memory in the midst of change : the social concerns of late-19th-century North American psychologists / Marlene Shore -- The psychology of mathematical beauty in the 19th century : the golden section / John G. Benjafield -- Cause into function : Ernst Mach and the reconstruction of explanation in psychology / Andrew S. Winston -- Charles Babbage, the analytical engine, and the possibility of a 19th-century cognitive science / Christopher D. Green -- Instincts and instruments / Katharine Anderson -- Philosophic doubts about psychology as a natural science / Charles W. Tolman -- Karl Marx and Wilhelm Dilthey on the socio-historical conceptualization of the mind / Thomas Teo -- Early development and psychology : genetic and embryological influences, 1880-1920 / Fredric Weizmann
Control code
ocm62186267
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 245 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Issuing body
Made available through: American Psychological Association's PsyBooks Collection
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62186267

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