TITLE

The Missing Theory II: Further Musings on the Development of a New Zeitgeist for Clinical Psychology

AUTHOR(S)
Wynne, Louis
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Ethical Human Psychology & Psychiatry;Summer2007, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Clinical adult psychology can be rejuvenated and liberated from its dependence on psychiatry by pursuing a new zeitgeist free of operationist thinking and the hypothetico-deductive analysis of its data. Such a new zeitgeist would emphasize the paramount importance of language in human behavior, as well as the cogency of an existential-theatrical approach that has its roots in the works of the 16th-century humanists rather than, as now, in the works of Newton and Descartes 100 years later.
ACCESSION #
26214770

 

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