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By specifying the major metaphors in the history of psychology, these contributors have offered a new "key" to understanding this critically important area of human knowledge. This theme has become an issue of central concern in a variety of disciplines ranging from linguistics and literary studies to cognitive science, psychology, and philosophy. Through the identification of these metaphors, the contributors to this volume have provided a remarkably useful guide to the history, current orientations, and future prospects of modern psychology.

The British Journal for the History of Science. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. Volume 30 Issue 1. David E. Leary (e., English Français. The British Journal for the History of Science. University of Edinburgh. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 01 March 1997. Export citation Request permission.

Today, psychology is defined as "the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Philosophical interest in the human mind and behavior dates back to the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Persia, Greece, China, and India

Today, psychology is defined as "the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. Philosophical interest in the human mind and behavior dates back to the ancient civilizations of Egypt, Persia, Greece, China, and India.

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By specifying the major metaphors in the history of psychology, these contributors have offered a new key' to understanding this critically important area of human knowledge

By specifying the major metaphors in the history of psychology, these contributors have offered a new key' to understanding this critically important area of human knowledge The volume is a stylistically and substantively coherent work of essays on a theme which has become an issue of central concern in a variety of disciplines ranging from linguistics and literary studies to cognitive science, psychology, and philosophy.

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Metaphors in the History of Psychology describes and analyzes the ways in which psychological accounts of brain functioning, consciousness, cognition, emotion, motivation, learning, and behavior have been shaped--and are still being shaped--by the central metaphors used by contemporary psychologists and their predecessors. The contributors to this volume argue that psychologists and their predecessors have invariably turned to metaphor in order to articulate their descriptions, theories, and practical interventions with regard to psychological functioning. By specifying the major metaphors in the history of psychology, these contributors have offered a new "key" to understanding this critically important area of human knowledge. This theme has become an issue of central concern in a variety of disciplines ranging from linguistics and literary studies to cognitive science, psychology, and philosophy. Through the identification of these metaphors, the contributors to this volume have provided a remarkably useful guide to the history, current orientations, and future prospects of modern psychology.
Metaphors in the History of Psychology (Cambridge Studies in the History of Psychology) download epub
Psychology & Counseling
Author: David E. Leary
ISBN: 052137166X
Category: Health, Fitness & Dieting
Subcategory: Psychology & Counseling
Language: English
Publisher: Cambridge University Press; y First edition edition (July 27, 1990)
Pages: 400 pages