Mental Life (Psychology Revivals): An Introduction to Psychology - Psychology Revivals (Hardback)Beatrice Edgell (author)
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Originally published in 1926, the aim of this textbook was the `interpretation of human behaviour and conduct'. Beatrice Edgell is an important figure in the history of psychology. She was the first British woman to receive a PhD in psychology, the first female psychology professor in Britain and the first woman president of the British Psychological Society (1930-1931), of which she had been a founding member in 1901. As the Head of Psychology at Bedford College, she established one of the first psychological laboratories in the UK. She also taught a number of women who went on to become prominent in the field. One of her many publications this book was thought to be `suitable for students training for social work or for the general reader interested in educational and social questions'.
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Number of pages: 276
Weight: 454 g
Dimensions: 197 x 133 mm
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