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By EDWARD J. KEMPF, M.D., Clinical Psychiatrist to St. Elizabeths Hospital (Formerly Government Hospital for the Insane), Washington, D. C.; Author of "The Autonomic Functions and the Personality."
762 pages + xxiii, 634 x 934, with 97 illustrations. Printed on beautiful India tint paper, and bound in silk cloth, with gold stamping.
This work on psychopathology is the first of its kind in the English language and differs decidedly from most current works on psychiatry and abnormal psychology. It does not proceed from the sterile assumption that the brain is the organ of the mind and the conclusion that, because in some cases undeveloped or diseased nervous tissue causes abnormal behavior, therefore in all neuroses or cases of abnormal behavior a diseased or inherently deficient nervous system or some obscure constitutional inferiority exists.
In the first chapter Kempf shows how the entire body is the organ of the mind; showing how its visceral segments produce normal and abnormal emotional cravings and mental states.
The second, third, and fourth chapters demonstrate how environmental influences distort the emotions, and the fifth chapter shows how all abnormal people are classifiable according to their dominant cravings and the manner in which they try to control them.
¶ Chapters six to thirteen discuss, with numerous case illustrations, how people develop into different abnormal types, how these types may be changed what causes them to change and how many again readjust to normal, and why others of the same type can never become normal again.
Chapter fourteen recapitulates the entire work for the student, writer, and lecturer.
Chapter fifteen discusses psychotherapeutic principles and what society must do for the individual to enable him to achieve a full normal growth and healthy personality.
An ample series of illustrations is used to explain the significance of common symbols to be found in dreams, delusions, hallucinations, fancies, art and ritual and why they are valuable for the emotions.
The book is fully and carefully indexed in order to bring together the more important similar features to be found throughout the
For those who have not the time of opportunity to make exhaustive, intimate, analytical studies of normal or abnormal people, but who need such case studies for their work as advisors, teachers, lecturers, or writers, Kempf's Psychopathology will fill an important need. It is presented to psychopathologists, physicians, sociologists, psychologists, teachers, judges, lawyers, custodians and directors of educational, military and custodial institutions to assist them to a clearer understanding of the abnormal or potentially abnormal individual.
The cases are presented fully and without prudish reservation. They will be of assistance to educators and advisors on sex education in their work of keeping normal people normal.
PSYCHOLOGY: From the Standpoint of a Behaviorist
By Dr. JOHN B. WATSON,
Professor of Psychology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore.
429 Pages. Illustrated. $3.00.
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A TEXT FROM THE MODERN VIEWPOINT:-Every teacher of Psychology, whether or not he may favor the study of the subject from the objective standpoint, will read it with profound interest. From beginning to end a constructive attitude is maintained and, where possible, the material employed has been gathered by objective methods. No field, however, at present belonging to psychology, is neglected.
The text takes the position that psychology is a scientific study of human behavior, of the acts that man does through his original nature and hence apart from training, the acts which he can later do by reason of the putting on and retaining suitable habits. The importance of studying the individual in the light of his instructive equipment, the environment in which he has had to grow up, the system of habit which he has had to put on, and the stability of his emotional life are all emphasized.
The illustrations in the anatomical section have been prepared with great care and a number of the drawings were made under the direct supervision of Max Broedel.
BRIGHTNESS AND DULNESS IN CHILDREN
By HERBERT WOODROW, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychology in the University of Minnesota.
13 Illustrations. 322 Pages. $1.40 net.
The psychology of intelligence, the subject of which must form a large part of any thorough course in psychology, is not adequately treated in general texts. This volume covers the subject in a broad and systematic way and is a suitable textbook for courses in child psycholgy, mental diagnosis, mental development and education of children. It is of special value to teachers and school administrators, as it gives a thorough discussion of many of their fundamental problems. It gives the student an understanding of just how the most modern applications are made, in some very important instances, and a definite idea of the results achieved. The volume makes an excellent text for supplementing a course in general psychology or in any special branch where the scientific treatment of intelligence is regarded as important.
CLOTHING: Choice Care Cost
By MARY SCHENCK WOOLMAN, B.S.
Illustrated. 289 pages, including appendix, bibliography, glossary and index.
Clothing, next to food, is a most vital problem. Heretofore it has been a neglected subject either for study or reading. This fact will emphasize the great value of this remarkable volume, to educators as well as to general readers. It gives complete information on clothing materials, their properties, values, and prices. How to ascertain by sight as well as by feeling the difference between fibres; between poor and good cloths; how to identify them; how to test their value for buying; and a general knowledge of the growth, manufacture, dyeing, and finishing of textiles in general. There are also chapters on the care, repair, and renovation of clothing; dyeing, laundering, and spot removal. This book will help solve the great problem of securing clothing to please the eye, to stand the wear of daily use, and at a cost within reason.
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