all ebooks in category: Popular Psychology History

An Intimate History of Humanity
English | September 25, 1995 | ISBN: 0749396237 | EPUB | 498 pages | 0.8 MB

This extraordinarily wide-ranging study looks at the dilemmas of life today and shows how they need not have arisen. Portraits of living people and historical …

The Mismeasure of Minds: Debating Race and Intelligence between Brown and The Bell Curve
English | ISBN: 1469643596 | 2018 | 232 pages | PDF | 3 MB

The 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision required desegregation of America's schools, but it also set in motion an agonizing multidecade debate over race, …

Kohut, Loewald and the Postmoderns
English | ISBN: 0881633690 | 320 pages | EPUB | December 3, 2001 | 2.00 Mb

In Kohut, Loewald, and the Postmoderns, Judith Teicholz, using the contemporary critique of Kohut and Loewald as a touchstone of inquiry into the current status …

«Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions» by Charles MacKay
English | ISBN: 9783961894154 | EPUB | 0.8 MB

Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions is an early study of crowd psychology by Scottish journalist Charles Mackay. The book chronicles its subjects in three parts: …

The Foundation of the Unconscious: Schelling, Freud and the Birth of the Modern Psyche (repost)
English | ISBN: 0521766494 | 2011 | EPUB | 322 pages | 697 KB

The unconscious, cornerstone of psychoanalysis, was a key twentieth-century concept and retains an enormous influence on psychological and cultural theory. Yet there is a surprising …

Ludwig Klages and the Philosophy of Life: A Vitalist Toolkit
2017 | ISBN: 113869715X | English | 248 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book provides a unique overview of and introduction to the work of the German psychologist and philosopher Ludwig Klages (1872-1956), an astonishing figure in …

«A Curious Madness» by Eric Jaffe
English | ISBN: 9781451612127 | EPUB | 2.8 MB

From an “illuminating and entertaining” (The New York Times) young writer, the story that explores the fateful intersection of two men at the Tokyo war …

Psychoanalysis: A Very Short Introduction
English | December 1, 2015 | ISBN: 0199226814 | EPUB | 160 pages | 0.8 MB

Since its inception, psychoanalysis has been hailed as a revolutionary theory of how the mind works, whilst some of its ideas such as the Oedipus …

History and Psyche: Culture, Psychoanalysis, and the Past
English | ISBN: 0230113362 | 2012 | 347 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Today, a widening range of historical phenomena are being examined through the psychoanalytic lens, while the psychoanalytic tradition itself is coming in for unprecedented historical …

Bedlam: London's Hospital for the Mad
English | November 29th, 2019 | ISBN: 0711033870, 0750991488 | 320 pages | EPUB | 0.75 MB

Bethlem Hospital is the oldest mental institution in the world, but to many it is famous only as 'Bedlam', a chaotic madhouse that brutalised its …