Applied Psychology

Applied Psychology

H. L. Hollingworth And A. T. Poffenberger

First published in 1920, this book is intended for teachers, students, and the general reader but is sufficiently non-technical to be understood by anyone who is interested in the subject.

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Dream Psychology

Dream Psychology

Sigmund Freud

This classic work is essential reading for any serious student of psychology. Dr. Freud covers the hidden meanings within our dreams, especially repressed sexual desires, the purpose of our conscious and unconscious minds, and the importance of dreams to our wellbeing.

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Education for Self-Realisation and Social Service

Education for Self-Realisation and Social Service

Frank Watts

From the Preface: “This is a book written primarily for teachers of the young, and is introductory to the first part of the general design of the New Humanist Series outlined in the preceding General Preface. But parents and students will also, it is hoped, find in it much that concerns them. The author has attempted to provide a point of view and jumping off ground from which those provinces of interest to the educator, that lie farther…

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A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis

A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis

Sigmund Freud

A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis is a set of lectures given by Sigmund Freud 1915-17 (published 1916-17), which became the most popular and widely translated of his works. The 28 lectures offered an elementary stock-taking of his views of the unconscious, dreams, and the theory of neuroses at the time of writing, as well as…

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How to Analyze People on Sight

Elsie Benedict

With 11 illustrations. Are the fundamental traits of every individual indelibly stamped in the shape of the body, head, face and hands? This book says ‘yes’. It takes you through the different body types and gives an extensive run-down on how to maximise the potential of each one.

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Human Nature and Conduct

Human Nature and Conduct

John Dewey

From the Introduction: ‘”Give a dog a bad name and hang him.” Human nature has been the dog of professional moralists, and consequences accord with the proverb. Man’s nature has been regarded with suspicion, with fear, with sour looks, sometimes with enthusiasm for its possibilities but only when these were placed in contrast with its actualities…

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Leonardo da Vinci

Leonardo da Vinci

Sigmund Freud

This remarkable book takes as its subject, Leonardo da Vinci. According to Sigmund Freud, he was a flawed, repressed homosexual. The first psychosexual history to be published, Leonardo da Vinci was the only biography the great psychoanalyst wrote. The text includes the first full emergence of the concept of narcissism and develops…

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The Machinery of the Mind

The Machinery of the Mind

Violet M. Firth (Dion Fortune)

Chapters include: The Physical Vehicle Of Consciousness; The Evolution Of The Nervous System; How An Idea Enters The Mind; The Organisation Of The Upper Levels Of The Mind; The Organization Of The Lower Levels Of The Mind; Complexes; The Instincts; The Self-Preservation Instinct; Diseases Of The Self-Preservation Instinct…

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The Principles of Psychology, Volume 1

The Principles of Psychology, Volume 1

William James

This is the illustrated Volume I of William James’ monumental text on Psychology. Chapters include: The Scope of Psychology; The Functions of the Brain; On Some General Conditions of Brain Activity; Habit; The Automaton Theory; The Mind-Stuff Theory; The Methods and Snares of Psychology; The Relations of Minds to Other Things; The Stream of Thought; The Consciousness of Self; Attention; Conception; Discrimination and Comparison…

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The Principles of Psychology, Volume 2

The Principles of Psychology, Volume 2

William James

This is the illustrated Volume II of William James’ monumental text on Psychology. Chapters include: Sensation; Imagination; The Perception Of ‘Things’; The Perception Of Space; The Perception Of Reality; “Reasoning”; The Production Of Movement; Instinct; The Emotions; Will; Hypnotism; Necessary Truths And The Effects Of Experience.

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Psychology as a Natural Science

Psychology as a Natural Science

C. G. Raue

Chapters include: The Senses of Man; Cause and Condition of Seeing, Hearing, etc; Innate or Primitive Forces and External Stimuli; Acuteness or Sensitiveness of the Primitive Forces; Retentiveness of the Primitive Forces—Memory; Origin of Consciousness—Conception; Perpetual Alternation between Consciousness and Unconsciousness; The Intellect—The Understanding; Strong and Weak Modifications; External Stimuli and Primitive…

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