Today new forms of critical psychology are challenging the cognitive revolution that has dominated psychology for the past three decades. This book explores the historical roots of these new psychologies. It demonstrates that their ideas are not quite as new as is often supposed.

Shaftesbury: Almost a Pre-Post-Modern Figure

Shaftesbury: Almost a pre-post-modern figure

Shaftesbury would not deserve to occupy more than a minor place in the history of psychology, if his contribution to understanding the human mind were limited to his ideas about humans having innate social, moral and aesthetic senses. There would, then, be little need to imagine him as an ancestor of today's critical ...

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