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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology,
  • Psychology -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPsychology as science.
    Statementedited by Sigmund Koch & David E. Leary.
    ContributionsKoch, Sigmund., Leary, David E.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF149 .C36 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 1008 p. :
    Number of Pages1008
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1718318M
    ISBN 10155798171X
    LC Control Number92020981


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James is widely mis-cited and misunderstood as someone who advocated for a classical, common sense view of emotion. The entire subsequent history of psychology can be seen as a ritualistic endeavor to emulate the forms of science in order to sustain the delusion that it already is a science." Koch also says, "Throughout psychology's history as 'science,' the hard knowledge it has deposited has been uniformly negative.".

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