History of Psychology: The Making of a Science

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Author : Edward P. Kardas


464 Pages  Paperback 

1st Edition

©2014 , Published


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HISTORY OF PSYCHOLOGY: THE MAKING OF A SCIENCE illustrates historical relationships between psychology's past and present. It traces the relationship of psychology to other disciplines (philosophy, computational science, biology, and social science) by using a "border" metaphor--that is, examining t... more


Unique "Then and Now" boxes connect past research interests and data from the history of psychology to contemporary research results.

A number of "FYI" sections are sprinkled throughout each chapter. Similar to asides in a play, they adopt a conversational style, discussing topics that are related ... more