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Classics in the History of Psychology
Many full texts available online.
American Psychological Association - Society for the History of Psychology
Official site of the APA. Includes contact information for committee members, journal, list of fellows, and selected links.
American Psychological Association Historical Database
Searchable by date or keyword.
Baars, Conrad, Dr.
Affirmation therapy and the healing of the whole person - body, mind, and spirit. The works of the late Dr. Conrad Baars and Dr. Anna Terruwe.
Bryce, Peter , Dr.
Pioneered moral treatment of insane in Alabama. 1834-1892
Chronology of Psychology
Milestones in the treatment of the mentally ill, history of psychological treatments and institutions, and notable persons and publications, from the Middle Ages through 1997.
Critical Psychology in South Africa: Looking back and looking forwards
Compares the development of the field of clinical psychology in South Africa to the rest of the world, as well as the detachment from political and race relations problems from 1994 to 2004. Page also describes the development of the field in general over the years.
European Society for the History of the Human Sciences
ESHHS brings together individuals interested in the history of psychology, anthropology, sociology, economy, and other human sciences.
Forum for History of Human Science
An interest group within the History of Science Society, which brings together historians of economics, anthropology, psychology, sociology, and medicine.
HISTNEUR-L: The History of Neuroscience Internet Forum
Features announcements, inquiries and discussion on access to historical sources and their use and interpretation.
History & Theory of Psychology
Bulletin board for posting questions and answers about these topics.
The History of Psychology
From the University of Dayton. Resources on many figures in the history of psychology, and history of psychology trivia.
The History of Psychology
Etext written by a professor in the Psychology Department at Shippensburg University, PA.
History of the Brain
A timeline of the development of our understanding of the brain, from 4000 B.C. to 2000 A.D.
International Society for the History of the Neurosciences
Dedicated to promoting interest, education and research in the history of the neurosciences.
John Broadus Watson (1878-1958)
Discusses the psychologist's childhood, university days, work at Johns Hopkins, infidelity scandal, advertising job, farm life and later acknowledgments. Includes copies of original photos of people and manuscripts.
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences
Home page of the longest established print journal in the field, with tables of contents back to 1996.
Milestones in the History of Neuroscience.
A detailed timeline running from 4000 B.C. to 1997, plus a list of useful reference works and links.
Mind and Body: Rene Descartes to William James
By Robert H. Wozniak, Bryn Mawr College.
Neuroscience History Archives
Based at the UCLA Brain Research Institute. Identifies, collects, and preserves primary source material of twentieth century American neuroscience.
The Pre-History of Cognitive Science
An annotated bibliography of the models of human cognition of Berkeley, Burton, Hobbes, and Locke.
Condensed edition of Descartes' 'Meditatione', with study notes and glossary
The Virtual Laboratory
A resource for the history of the human sciences (especially psychology) and the "experimentalization of life," archiving historical texts and images, as well as new essays. Site is in English, but much of the archived material is in German.
Information on and readings from pioneering American psychologist William James.