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The body and psychology

Stam, Henderikus J., 1954-

London : SAGE 1998

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  • Title:
    The body and psychology
  • Author: Stam, Henderikus J., 1954-
  • Publisher: London : SAGE
  • Creation Date: 1998
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (251 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Psychophysiology
  • Description: 'The Body and Psychology' provides a range of possibilities, suggestions and manifestos for the importance of the body to the discipline of psychology.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; Part I - Introduction; 1 - The Body's Psychology and Psychology's Body; Part II - Social and Psychological Bodies; 2 - Displays and Fragments; 3 - Establishing Embodiment in Psychology; 4 - Mind as Body Moving in Space: Bringing the Body Back into Self-Psychology; Part III - Sexed and Gendered Bodies; 5 - 'Loving the Computer': Cognition, Embodiment and the Influencing Machine; 6 - Feminism, Psychology and Matters of the Body; 7 - Situated Knowledges of Personal Embodiment; 8 - Habitus: From the Inside Out and the Outside In; Part IV - Sick and Healing Bodies
    9 - The Body as a Selfing Device: The Case of Anorexia Nervosa10 - The Psychology and Management of Pain: Gate Control as Theory and Symbol; 11 - From Dysappearance to Hyperappearance: Sliding Boundaries of Illness and Bodies; Index
    The body's psychology and psychology's body: disciplinary and extra-disciplinary examinations / Henderikus J. Stam
    Displays and fragments: embodiment and the configuration of social worlds / Alan Radley
    Establishing embodiment in psychology / Edward E. Sampson
    Mind as body moving in space: bringing the body back into self-psychology / Harry J.G. Kempen
    'Loving the computer': cognition, embodiment and the influencing machine / Elizabeth A. Wilson
    Feminism, psychology and matters of the body / Betty M. Bayer and Kareen Ror Malone
    Situated knowledges of personal embodiment: transgender activists' and psychological theorists' perspectives on 'sex' and 'gender' / Mary Brown Parlee
    Habitus: from the inside out and the outside in / Caterina Pizanias
    The body as a selfing device: the case of anorexia nervosa / Cor Baerveldt and Paul Voestermans
    The psychology and management of pain: gate control as theory and symbol / Robert Kugelmann
    From dysappearance to hyperappearance: sliding boundaries of illness and bodies / Arthur W. Frank.
  • Target Audience: Audience: Specialized.
  • OCLC Number: 638860851
  • Identifier: ISBN1-4462-7917-0;ISBN1-4462-3772-9;ISBN1-282-62302-8;ISBN9786612623028;ISBN0-85702-620-8