Integrating Behavioural and Cognitive Psychology: A Modern Categorization Theoretical Approach


Darren J. Edwards
Department of Psychology, Swansea University, Singleton Park, UK

Series: Psychology Research Progress
BISAC: PSY008000

This book has been written for a wide audience, from an undergraduate and layperson audience looking to explore the history and development of cognitive and behavioral psychology, to experts in the area interested in the integration of modern behavioral and cognitive psychology.

(Imprint: Nova Biomedical)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 – A Historical View: The First Age of Psychology; Structuralism, Functionalism and Psychoanalysis (pp. 1-4)

Chapter 2 – The Rise and Fall of Behaviourism; Heralding Chomsky and Cognitive Psychology (pp. 5-12)

Chapter 3 – Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Similarities and Dissimilarities to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (pp. 13-22)

Chapter 4 – Categorization and Concept Learning: A Modern Cognitive Psychology Approach (pp. 23-28)

Chapter 5 – The Simplicity Model in Unsupervised Categorization (pp. 29-54)

Chapter 6 – Supervised Categorization and Absolute Judgment (pp. 54-62)

Chapter 7 – Relative Judgment in Categorization (pp. 63-74)

Chapter 8 – Categories as a Stimuli Class: Overcoming an Ontological Dichotomy (pp. 75-80)


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