The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology Hardback
Part of the Routledge Philosophy Companions series
The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology is an invaluable guide and major reference source to the major topics, problems, concepts and debates in philosophy of psychology and is the first companion of its kind.
A team of renowned international contributors provide forty-two chapters organised into six clear parts:I.
Historical background to the philosophy of psychologyII.
Psychological explanationIII. Cognition and representationIV. The biological basis of psychologyV. Perceptual experienceVI. PersonhoodThe Companion covers key topics such as the origins of experimental psychology; folk psychology; behaviorism and functionalism; philosophy, psychology and neuroscience; the language of thought, modularity, nativism and representational theories of mind; consciousness and the senses; personal identity; the philosophy of psychopathology and dreams, emotion and temporality. Essential reading for all students of philosophy of mind, science and psychology, The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology will also be of interest to anyone studying psychology and its related disciplines.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 678 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 04/02/2009
- Category: Psychology
- ISBN: 9780415396325