History Of Psychology

History of Psychology

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Government, Politics & Law Collection (TRIAL) For current UWest patrons only. Mixed abstract and full-text. Trial database, give us your feedback!

Includes access to these journals: Developments in Mental Health Law, Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, and Journal of Health Care Law and Policy.  This trial ends on 3/14/2018. If you find this collection or any individual databases useful, please let us know.

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History of Psychology Series For current UWest patrons only.

"This three-part series looks at the history of psychology from ancient influences to the modern times. It looks at philosophers from different parts of the world who influenced thought on the human condition and human motivation; examines the work of Freud, Jung, and the other psychoanalysts; and considers the contributions of modern psychologists in the development of behavioral psychology, cognitive psychology, gestalt psychology, and humanistic psychology."

Into the Mind Series For current UWest patrons only.

"Over the last century scientists have devised many ingenious methods to unlock the secrets of the mind. In this three-part series, host Michael Mosley investigates some of these groundbreaking experiments, now considered classics in the field of psychology."

The History of Educational Psychology For current UWest patrons only.

"Traces the history of educational psychology from ancient philosophy to modern theories. It explores the ideas of such figures as Plato, Aristotle, Vives, Herbert, Thorndike, James, Hall, Dewey, Cubberley, Binet, Piaget, Steiner, Bloom, Bandura, Vygotsky, and Bruner."

Who Are We? A History of Brain Science For current UWest patrons only.

"This program highlights the twin sciences of brain anatomy and psychology and their varying visions of what it means to think, feel, make decisions, and experience the world."