Fifty Key Thinkers in Psychology

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Routledge, 2004 - Psychology - 275 pages
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Publisher's description: This book focuses on fifty major influential figures on psychology, ranging from the earliest days of the discipline 200 years ago to the present day. It provides concise biographical information on each thinker, and then proceeds to examine their contributions to the evolution of psychology as a discipline, and provides a commentary on their ideas and works. Accessibly written and with guides to further reading, Fifty Key Thinkers in Psychology is an invaluable resource for the student, practitioner and general reader alike.

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Fifty key thinkers in psychology

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In this entry of the new "Key Guides" series, Sheehy (psychology, Queen's Univ., Belfast) profiles 50 personalities in psychology with great care, as is fitting for a discipline devoted to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Myriam Al - Goodreads

This is a book that might be a good introduction to psycology."50 key thinkers" talk about many psyclologists and states the theories the gave. The way this book is written is simple and and introductory. It is one good book for psycology lovers! That is why I like this book! IMPRESSIVE Read full review

About the author (2004)

Noel Sheehy is a Professor and Reader in Psychology at Liverpool John Moores University and was formerly Chair of the School of Psychology at Queen's University Belfast. His research interests are in risk perception and risk communication. He is also co-author of Understanding Suicidal Behaviour and Applied Social Psychology.

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