Handbook of Psychology, History of Psychology
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|Format: ||Hardcover, 688 pages, 2nd Volume 1 Edition|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 01 October 2012|
Psychology is of interest to academics from many fields, as well as to the thousands of academic and clinical psychologists and general public who can't help but be interested in learning more about why humans think and behave as they do. This award-winning twelve-volume reference covers every aspect of the ever-fascinating discipline of psychology and represents the most current knowledge in the field. This ten-year revision now covers discoveries based in neuroscience, clinical psychology's new interest in evidence-based practice and mindfulness, and new findings in social, developmental, and forensic psychology.
Table of Contents
Foreword to the First Edition xiii John A. Popplestone Foreword to the Second Edition xv David B. Baker and Margaret Clark Morgan Handbook of Psychology Preface xvii Irving B. Weiner Volume Preface xix Donald K. Freedheim Contributors xxi 1 PSYCHOLOGY AS A SCIENCE 1 Alfred H. Fuchs and Rand B. Evans 2 PSYCHOLOGY AS A PROFESSION 32 Robin L. Cautin, Donald K. Freedheim, and Patrick H. DeLeon 3 BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 55 Robert E. Clark, Jena B. Hales, Stuart M. Zola, and Richard F. Thompson 4 COMPARATIVE PSYCHOLOGY IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE 79 Donald A. Dewsbury 5 SENSATION AND PERCEPTION 100 Stanley Coren 6 COGNITION AND LEARNING 129 Thomas Hardy Leahey 7 INTELLIGENCE 155 Robert J. Sternberg 8 EMOTION 177 Nicholas J. S. Christenfeld and George Mandler 9 PERSONALITY 198 Nicole B. Barenbaum and David G. Winter 10 DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 224 Ross D. Parke and K. Alison Clarke-Stewart 11 SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 248 Jill G. Morawski and Betty M. Bayer 12 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN AND GENDER 279 Alexandra Rutherford, Jeanne Marecek, and Kate Sheese 13 EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 302 Claire Ellen Weinstein, Pamela J. Way, and Taylor W. Acee 14 ASSESSMENT PSYCHOLOGY 314 Irving B. Weiner 15 ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY 340 Jill M. Hooley, Winifred B. Maher, and Brendan A. Maher 16 CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY 377 Donald K. Routh 17 COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY 397 David B. Baker and Nicholas R. Joyce 18 INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 407 Laura Koppes Bryan and Andrew J. Vinchur 19 FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY 429 Thomas Grisso and John C. Brigham 20 SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY 448 Thomas K. Fagan 21 COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY 468 James H. Dalton, Jean Hill, Elizabeth Thomas, and Bret Kloos 22 HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY 488 Cynthia D. Belar, Teresa Mendonca McIntyre, and Joseph D. Matarazzo 23 UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION IN PSYCHOLOGY 507 Thomas V. McGovern and Charles L. Brewer 24 ETHNIC MINORITY PSYCHOLOGY 530 Frederick T. L. Leong, Bertha Garrett Holliday, Joseph E. Trimble, Amado M. Padilla, and Laurie Dawn McCubbin 25 INTERNATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 562 Merry Bullock 26 A HISTORY OF PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS 597 Wade E. Pickren and Raymond D. Fowler Author Index 619 Subject Index 645
About the Author
Irving B. Weiner, Ph.D., is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at the University of South Florida and former Director of Psychological Services at the University of South Florida Psychiatry Center in Tampa, Florida. He is a Fellow of the American Psychological Association and of the Association for Psychological Science, a Diplomat of the American Board of Professional Psychology in both Clinical and Forensic Psychology, and a Licensed Psychologist in the State of Florida. He is currently President of APA Division 5 (Evaluation, Measurement, and Statistics) and Past President of APA Division 12 (Society of Clinical Psychology), formerly president of the Society for Personality Assessment and of the International Rorschach Society, and a recipient of the Society for Personality Assessment Distinguished Contribution Award. He has authored or edited over 15 scholarly and professional books including the first edition of the Handbook of Psychology and, with W. Edward Craighead, the fourth edition of the Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology.
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