A History of Modern Psychology

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Wiley, 2005 - Psychology - 498 pages
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Discover how past events have shaped psychology as we know it today.

Learn about the fascinating people who helped create and shape the field, and develop a deeper understanding of the many interconnections that exist among the different areas of psychology. Goodwin’s book provides an account of the lives and contributions of psychology′s pioneers, along with their original writings, of Watson, James, Titchener, Freud, and more.

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User Review  - Michelle Tannenfolletti - Goodreads

I found this book to be very comprehensive in covering the flow of development in the field of psychology from its origins to present times. I was disappointed, as I am with many course texts, that it doesn't cover Jung. Read full review

Review: A History of Modern Psychology

User Review  - Goodreads

I found this book to be very comprehensive in covering the flow of development in the field of psychology from its origins to present times. I was disappointed, as I am with many course texts, that it doesn't cover Jung. Read full review

About the author (2005)

C. James Goodwin is a Professor at Western Carolina University.

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