A History of Modern Psychology, 5th Edition

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Wiley Global Education, Feb 13, 2015 - Psychology - 512 pages
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The enhanced 5th Edition of Goodwin's series, A History of Modern Psychology, explores the modern history of psychology including the fundamental bases of psychology and psychology's advancements in the 20th century.

Goodwin's 5th Edition focuses on the reduction of biographical information with an emphasis on more substantial information including ideas and concepts and on ideas/research contributions.

 

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introducing Psychologys History
1
Chapter 2 The Philosophical Context
24
Chapter 3 The Scientific Context
50
Chapter 4 Wundt and German Psychology
81
Evolutionary Thinking
110
Chapter 6 American Pioneers
139
Chapter 7 Structuralism and Functionalism
175
Chapter 8 Applying the new Psychology
208
Chapter 12 Mental Illness and its Treatment
339
Chapter 13 Psychologys Practitioners
367
Chapter 14 Psychologys Researchers
395
Chapter 15 Psychology in the 21st Century
429
References
439
Glossary
469
Index
481
Timelines
495

Chapter 9 Gestalt Psychology
244
Chapter 10 The Origins of Behaviorism
272
Chapter 11 The Evolution of Behaviorism
302
EULA
499
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About the author (2015)

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

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