By Donald Moss
An exam of 4 a long time of analysis and perform in humanistic psychology, this paintings highlights the lasting contributions of humanistic psychology to the technology of psychology and to the pursuit of non-public and religious improvement. It explores the passions and ambitions of the founders and their important legacy for the twenty first century.
Humanistic Psychology all started as a circulate of artistic people who sought to remake psychology within the picture of an absolutely alive and acutely aware person. Humanistic psychology emphasizes liberation from own and social oppression and the pursuit of upper degrees of human capability. Humanistic psychologists criticize medical psychology for his or her emphasis at the dimension, prediction, and regulate of habit, and protest the exclusion of such uncomplicated elements of humanness as recognition, values, freedom, love, and spirit from mental research. This ebook may be of curiosity to undergraduate and graduate scholars and college in psychology in addition to execs within the field.