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Rediscovering the History of Psychology : Essays Inspired by the Work of Kurt Danziger - Adrian C. Brock

Rediscovering the History of Psychology

Essays Inspired by the Work of Kurt Danziger

By: Adrian C. Brock (Editor), Johann Louw (Editor), Willem van Hoorn (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 31st December 2003
ISBN: 9780306479069
Number Of Pages: 244

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For 25 years, Kurt Danziger's work has been at the center of developments in history and theory of psychology. This volume makes Danziger's work the focal point of a variety of contributions representing several active areas of research. The authors are among the leading figures in history and theory of psychology from North America, Europe and South Africa, including Danziger himself. This work should serve as a point of departure for those who wish to acquaint themselves with some of the most important issues in this field.

Introductionp. 1
Reconstructing the Subject: Kurt Danziger and the Revisionist Project in Historiographies of Psychologyp. 19
In Search of Methodp. 33
Controlling the Metalanguage: Authority and Acquiescence in the History of Methodp. 53
Paris, Leipzig, Danziger, and Beyondp. 75
Expanding the Terrain of Constructing the Subject: The Research Relationship in Interpersonal Areas of Psychologyp. 97
On Cultural History as Transformation--or, What's the Matter with Psychology Anyway?p. 119
Wundt as an Activity/Process Theorist: An Event in the History of Psychological Thinkingp. 141
The Missing Link of Historical Psychologyp. 161
De-Centering Western Perspectives: Psychology and the Disciplinary Order in the First and Third Worldp. 183
Concluding Commentsp. 207
Kurt Danziger's Publicationsp. 233
Indexp. 239
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ISBN: 9780306479069
ISBN-10: 0306479060
Series: History and Philosophy of Psychology
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 244
Published: 31st December 2003
Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 15.6  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 1.2