The Resource Handbook of critical psychology, edited by Ian Parker

Handbook of critical psychology, edited by Ian Parker

Label
Handbook of critical psychology
Title
Handbook of critical psychology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ian Parker
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Critical psychology has developed over time from different standpoints, and in different cultural contexts, embracing a variety of perspectives. This cutting-edge and comprehensive handbook values and reflects this diversity of approaches to critical psychology today, providing a definitive state-of-the-art account of the field and an opening to the lines of argument that will take it forward in the years to come.The individual chapters by leading and emerging scholars plot the development of a critical perspective on different elements of the host discipline of psychology. The book begins by
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
150.19/8
Index
index present
LC call number
BF39.9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge international handbooks
Label
Handbook of critical psychology, edited by Ian Parker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Contributors; Introduction: principles and positions; PART I Varieties of psychology and critique; PART Ia The mainstream; 1 Quantitative methods: science means and ends; 2 Cognitive psychology: from the bourgeois individual to class struggle; 3 Behaviourisms: radical behaviourism and critical inquiry; 4 Emotion: being moved beyond the mainstream; 5 Biological and evolutionary psychologies: the limits of critical psychology; 6 Personality: technology, commodity and pathology; 7 Developmental psychology: the turn to deconstruction
  • 16 Organizational psychology and social issues: the place of the place17 Counselling psychology: critical achievements, possibilities, and limitations; 18 Health psychology: towards critical psychologies for well-being and social justice; 19 Black psychology: resistance, reclamation, and redefinition; 20 Psychology of women: questions of politics and practice; 21 From 'lesbian and gay psychology' to a critical psychology of sexualities; PART Ic Adjacent parts of psy-complex; 22 Alienists and alienation: critical psychiatry in search of itself
  • 23 Psychotherapists: agents of change or maintenance men?24 Education and psychology: change at last?; 25 Social work: oppression and resistance; 26 Self-help: and pop psychology; PART II Varieties of critical psychology; 27 Activity theory: theory and practice; 28 Marxist psychology and dialectical method; 29 Kritische Psychologie: psychology from the standpoint of the subject; 30 Does psychoanalysis have anything to say to critical psychology?; 31 Deconstruction: the foundations of critical psychology; 32 Deleuzian perspectives: schizoanalysis and the politics of desire
  • 33 Discursive psychology: key tenets, some splits, and two examplesPART III Standpoints and perspectives on psychology and critical psychology; PART IIIa Perspectives; 34 Feminist psychology: researches, interventions, challenges; 35 Queer theory: disarticulating critical psychology; 36 Liberation psychology: another kind of critical psychology; 37 Indigenous psychologies and critical-emancipatory psychology; 38 Postcolonial theory: towards a worlding of critical psychology; 39 From critical disability studies to critical global disability studies
  • 8 Social psychology: a commentary on organizational research9 Abnormal psychology: a psychology of disorders; 10 Forensic psychology: clinical and critical; PART Ib Radical attempts to question the mainstream; 11 Qualitative methods: critical practices and prospects from a diverse field; 12 Theoretical psychology: a critical-philosophical outline of core issues; 13 Humanistic psychology: a critical counter culture; 14 Political psychology: critical approaches to power; 15 Community psychology: subjectivity, power, collectivity
Control code
ocn907773506
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315726526
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b33797626
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907773506
  • pebco1315726521

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