The definition of psychology has changed as the fo- cus of psychology has changed. At various times in history, psychology has been defined as the study of . Now in its fifth edition, Hergenhahn’s Introduction to the History of Psychology distinguishes itself from others by tracing the intellectual history of psychology. Hergenhahn’s An Introduction to the History of Psychology.

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It is well written and contains along with the necessary facts a lot of interesting materials that make the characters come alive. This book has soft covers. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. I would be more interested to see how the ideas ab Buy b.y.hergenhan confidence, excellent customer service! I like how they included the life stories of the psychologists and stuff outside of their theories, which kind of gave insight more to why they ended up in their relative fields.

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An Introduction to the History of Psychology

Has wear to the cover and pages. Case 18, shelve 2. Professors would assign this text more often than they do if it were briefer. The book’s numerous photographs and learning tools, along with its coverage of fascinating figures in psychology, engage you and will help you understand the material in each chapter.


Even so, it is NOT a light read and can be tedious at points.

This page book took me almost a year to get through it seems almost criminal to give it such a small review. Please try again later. Hergenhahn Clearly written and user-friendly, Introduction to the Theories of Learning-places learning in its historical perspective and provides appreciation for the figures and introduxtion that have shaped years of learning theory research.

May 24, Evan Micheals rated it liked it. Expedited shipments will be received in business days within the United States. Hergenhahn has been awarded for excellence in teaching, has authored several widely adopted textbooks and numerous journal articles.

CDs, access codes etc Very minimal shelf wear. Psychology Professional Hardcover Textbooks. As per assignments I am required to read about 8 chapters every 2 weeks for my class. I like there is a lot of interesting stuff in it and the inside cover comes with a timeline which was extremely helpful. The only problem I had with it was that the paragraphs where really lengthy and I didn’t like the format that much – wish it had chapter reviews at the end, just to recap.

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Undergraduates often have difficulty assimilating this material in a one-semester course but This is the psycjology history of psychology text. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Hergenhahn’s An Introduction to the History of Psychology. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees.


I’d say this is a graduate level text. Book in excellent condition. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

B.y.hergenahn if you’re a psychology major, it’s useful to have it handy. The book’s numerous photographs and pedagogical devices, along with its biographical material on key figures in psychology, engage readers and facilitate their understanding of each chapter.

Generally I think the book is very thorough and goes all the way back to the Greeks. I found it fascinating and well-written.

What the hell am I going to do with my life now? Packaging should be the same as what is found in b.y.hergenhabn retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted box or plastic bag. It covered the material well, and there is occasional humor and irony mixed in to try and alleviate the dryness of the material. Ethics in Psychology and the Mental Health Professions: Ship from multiple locations.