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The Resource Psychology as a moral science : perspectives on normativity, Svend Brinkmann, (electronic book)

Psychology as a moral science : perspectives on normativity, Svend Brinkmann, (electronic book)

Label
Psychology as a moral science : perspectives on normativity
Title
Psychology as a moral science
Title remainder
perspectives on normativity
Statement of responsibility
Svend Brinkmann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What does morality have to do with psychology in a value-neutral, postmodern world? According to a provocative new book, everything. Taking exception with current ideas in the mainstream (including cultural, evolutionary, and neuropsychology) as straying from the discipline's ethical foundations, "Psychology as a Moral Science" argues that psychological phenomena are inherently moral, and that psychology, as prescriptive and interventive practice, reflects specific moral principles. The book cites normative moral standards, as far back as Aristotle, that give human thoughts, feelings
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Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Brinkmann, Svend
Dewey number
170/.44
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1458.3
LC item number
.B75 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Normativity (Ethics)
  • Psychology
Label
Psychology as a moral science : perspectives on normativity, Svend Brinkmann, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-172) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Psychology as a Moral Science; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; About the Author; Chapter 1: Psychology and Morality: An Interpretive-Pragmatic View; Depsychologizing Psychology; On the Notion and History of "Moral Science"; The "Everywhereness" of Psychology; Psychological Representations of Morality; The Structure of the Book; Part I The Place of Value in a World of Psychology; Chapter 2: The Psychological Social Imaginary; Chapter 3: Changing Psychologies, Subjectivities, and Moralities; Chapter 4: How Psychology Makes Up People; Part II An Inescapable Morality
Control code
SPR669832609
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 175 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441970671
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Psychology as a moral science : perspectives on normativity, Svend Brinkmann, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-172) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Psychology as a Moral Science; Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; About the Author; Chapter 1: Psychology and Morality: An Interpretive-Pragmatic View; Depsychologizing Psychology; On the Notion and History of "Moral Science"; The "Everywhereness" of Psychology; Psychological Representations of Morality; The Structure of the Book; Part I The Place of Value in a World of Psychology; Chapter 2: The Psychological Social Imaginary; Chapter 3: Changing Psychologies, Subjectivities, and Moralities; Chapter 4: How Psychology Makes Up People; Part II An Inescapable Morality
Control code
SPR669832609
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 175 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441970671
Specific material designation
remote

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