Current Issues In Theoretical Psychology

Author: W.J. Baker
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 9780080866949
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Current Issues in Theoretical Psychology Wm J. Baker, M.E. Hyland, H. Van
Rappard, A.W. Staats (Editors) © Elsevier Science Publishers B.V. (North-
Holland), 1987 297 UNIFIED POSITIVISM: PHILOSOPHY FOR UNINOMIC
PSYCHOLOGY Arthur W. Staats University of Hawaii Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A.
SUMMARY: Logical positivism has been employed as a fundamental philosophy
to guide psychology's work. The position taken is that logical positivism was
based on the natural ...

Annals Of Theoretical Psychology

Author: Leendert Mos
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461564530
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There are five chapters in The Philosophy of Psychology. Chapter 1 joins the
issue. It is called “The Armchair and the Laboratory.” Chapter 2 is titled “
Determinism, 'Hard' and 'Soft.” It might just as well have been called “Free Will, '
Hard' and Soft,” except that Robinson likes to distance himself from the notion of
free will, which, he rightly detects, deals with problems outside of psychology and
philosophy. Chapter 3 deals with reductionism, Chapter 4 with the nature of
explanations, and ...

Annals Of Theoretical Psychology

Author: Hans van Rappard
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1461529824
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This volume and its companion, to be published as Volume 9 in the Annals series, had their origin in a visit by the first editor to our Center in 1983, a year prior to our initiating publication of the Annals.

Recent Trends In Theoretical Psychology

Author: W.J. Baker
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461239028
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University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada SUMMARY: The case
for a materialist foundation for psychology is described in which theoretical
unification emerges as an ongoing historical process, not as a state. Theoretical
indeterminacy is overcome through appeal to evolutionary and historical contexts
which allow evaluation of theories in terms of essentiality and relevance. The
problems of theoretical indeterminacy, disunity and fragmentation in psychology
will not be ...

Annals Of Theoretical Psychology

Author: Leendert Mos
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461564506
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Problems. in. Cognitive. Social. Psychology. Thomas K. Srull1 and Robert S.
Wyer Jr1 (1) Department of Psychology, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois,
61820, USA Graumann and Sommer have provided a broad, general analysis of
cognitive social psychology that should be of interestto many contemporary
scholars. They have done an admirable job of relating schemata (structure) and
inference (process) within the larger context ofinformation processing, and
several of their ...

Recent Trends In Theoretical Psychology

Author: Henderikus J. Stam
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 1461227461
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I was asked and, alas, with little reflection on the magnitude of the task, thoughtlessly consented, to take on the 'simple' job of writing a preface to the collection of essays comprising this volume.

Theoretical Issues In Psychology

Author: Sacha Bem
Publisher: SAGE Publications Limited
ISBN: 1446281434
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Consciousness and Free Will 10.1 Consciousness and Qualia 10.2 Mentalistic
and Naturalistic Theories on Consciousness 10.3 A Tentative Definition: The
External and Internal Perspective 10.4 Phenomenal Consciousness 10.5
Brainwork Organization 10.6 Searching for the Neural Correlate of
Consciousness 10.7 Problems for the Idea of Correlation 10.8 Is Consciousness
Nothing but Brainworks? 10.9 To Sum Up: If Consciousness is not an Illusion
10.10 Free Will, Determinism ...