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Problems of physiological psychology.

Jacob Robert Kantor

Problems of physiological psychology.

by Jacob Robert Kantor

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Published in Granville, Ohio, Principia Press, 1947 [i.e. 1965] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology, Physiological

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 349-384.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 398 p. diagrs. ;
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20023636M

    This book is a valuable resource for psychologists, biologists, chemists, physicists, engineers, nutritionists, and many others interested in the relationship between biology and behavior. Show less. Physiological Psychology explores the trends in physiological psychology, a rapidly growing and changing field that deals with the relationship. having a biological etiology when, in fact, the cause is psychological; on the other hand, a person can be diagnosed as being neurotic, when, in fact, the etiology is a biological malfunction). Depression is a prime example. Depression is a very common problem, and usually it is thought.

    But as psychology developed its own special methods and problems, the confusion disappeared, and Wundt's original meaning became clear. By common agreement, the field of physiological psychology covers those investigations and interests which lie between psychology, physiology, and neurology, and which are not paramount to any one of them. Wilhelm Maximilian "Max" Wundt was a physician, physiologist, philosopher, and professor, considered today one of the founding figures of modern psychology and the "father of experimental psychology". In , he founded the first formal laboratory for psychological research at the University of Leipzig, thus establishing psychology as a separate science 4/5(2).

    Brain and Behavior: A Textbook of Physiological Psychology by Brown, Hugh and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at It should be clear by now that this book's arguments are based on two main principles, as follows: 1) the education of a physiological psychologist should include not only the methodological and conceptual body of knowledge of physiological psychology but also the worldview shared by the physiological psychology community of scientists; and 2.


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Problems of physiological psychology by J. Kantor,Principia Press edition, in English. I am an undergraduate neuroscience major at Univeristy of Massachustts, Amherst, and I had the author of this book, Dr Neil Carlson, as my professor for both the undergrad and grad level of Physiological Psychology course.

We used the slightly more advance book called "Physiology of Behavior," but they are both basically the same/5(17). Page 4 - There are thus two problems which are suggested by the title "physiological psychology": the problem of method, which involves the application of experiment, and the problem of a psychophysical supplement, which involves a knowledge of the bodily substrates of the mental life.

For psychology itself, the former is the more essential; the second is of. Physiological psychology is a subdivision of behavioral neuroscience (biological psychology) that studies the neural mechanisms of perception and behavior through direct manipulation of the brains of nonhuman animal subjects in controlled experiments.

This field of psychology takes an empirical and practical approach when studying the brain and human behavior. Biological psychology, also Problems of physiological psychology. book physiological psychology or behavioral neuroscience, the study of the physiological bases of ical psychology is concerned primarily with the relationship between psychological processes and the underlying physiological events—or, in other words, the mind-body phenomenon.

Its focus is the. There are thus two problems which are suggested by the title "physiological psychology": the problem of method, which involves the application of experiment, and the problem of a psychophysical supplement, which involves a knowledge of the bodily substrates of the mental life.

For psychology itself, the former is the more essential; the. Purchase Physiological Psychology - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNPhysiological Psychology: An Introduction Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery & Psychiatry 51(4) April with 9, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Abstract. Ninety years ago, psychology had been characterized in terms of a history of critiques: scientific psychology, established by Wilhelm Wundt and his followers, and its empirical methods focusing on biological processes (e.g.

reaction time experiments) was opposed to mythological or interpretive psychology aimed at the (meta-physical) meanings. The role of psychology in this questions is that of a social tool that backs up the main or strongest biological science.

The term "psychobiology" was first used in its modern sense by Knight Dunlap in his book An Outline of Psychobiology (). Dunlap also was the founder and editor-in-chief of the journal Psychobiology.

In the announcement. Genre/Form: Einführung: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kantor, J.R. (Jacob Robert), Problems of physiological psychology. Bloomington, Ind. Physiological psychologists take a practical approach to discover how the nervous system relates to other body systems and how the brain produces a particular behavior.

Scientists in the field of physiological psychology believe that a person’s mind is a result of workings of the nervous system. Wilhelm Maximilian "Max" Wundt was a physician, physiologist, philosopher, and professor, considered today one of the founding figures of modern psychology and the "father of experimental psychology".

Inhe founded the first formal laboratory for psychological research at the University of Leipzig, thus establishing psychology as a separate science. Christina Whyte Last Modified Date: J Physiological psychology is a branch of psychology that is concerned with the biological basis of behavior, as opposed to the social influences on behavior.

It is also known as biological psychology, biopsychology, or psychobiology, and is closely related to neuroscience. Psychology studies the mind, physiology studies the body. The discipline of physiological psychology combines the two to figure out how the physical structure of the brain affects our consciousness and our thoughts.

Brain injuries and problems with brain chemistry can create mental and emotional problems. Physiological Psychology: An Introduction explains the dynamic interaction between physiology and psychology through key biological concepts. By using an interactive approach, which has been extensively applied in the classroom, the author presents core concepts and topics in a manner that is coherent, lucid, and easy to recall.

Physiological psychology, biological psychology, or behavioral neuroscience is a field of psychology that connects behavior and mental processes to bodily book on optics called Kitab-al-Manazir.

Correctly identified light as an external source for vision and dispelled Empedocles idea of the visual ray. Abstract. The development of Neuroscience has raised questions about the place of Physiological Psychology in both Psychology and Neuroscience.

The present paper addresses the identity crisis of Physiological Psychology by focusing on the concept of the localization of function in the explanation of brain-behavior relationships.

Physiological psychology is a field of psychology that is concerned with how physiology, genetics, and biology affect emotional responses, memory, mental illness, states of consciousness, and.

Learn physiological psychology with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of physiological psychology flashcards on Quizlet. Foundations of Physiological Psychology (with Neuroscience Animations and Student Study Guide CD-ROM) (6th Edition) by Neil R. Carlson | out of 5 stars 7.This textbook provides standard introduction to psychology course content with a specific emphasis on biological aspects of psychology.

This includes more content related to neuroscience methods, the brain and the nervous system. This book can be modified: feel free to add or remove modules to better suit your specific note that the publisher .Get this from a library! Problems of physiological psychology.

[J R Kantor] -- "In the present volume I have critically surveyed the Physiological Psychology (P.P). field in an attempt to clarify its most important issues. In Section I an inquiry is made into its historical.