Psychology Book

Psychology Book

From Shamanism to Cutting-edge Neuroscience, 250 Milestones in the History of Psychology

Book - 2014
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What could be more fascinating than the workings of the human mind? This stunningly illustrated survey in Sterling's Milestones series chronicles the history of psychology through 250 landmark events, theories, publications, experiments, and discoveries. Beginning with ancient philosophies of well-being, it touches on such controversial topics as phrenology, sexual taboos, electroshock therapy, multiple personality disorder, and the nature of evil.
Publisher: New York, Sterling,, 2014
ISBN: 9781402784811
Branch Call Number: 150.9 Pickren 2014
Characteristics: 527 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm


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Jan 14, 2016

There are many landmark psychology concepts in human history. The author summarised one concept per page (on the left) in this book with a photo, painting or picture on the right. The paintings, photos and pictures were well chosen. Entertaining to see these visual arts. If you want a quick read on each landmark psychology concept, this is a good book.


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