History and Systems in Psychology
Fall 2016 quarter
The purpose of this course is to provide an overall view of the emergence of psychology as a field, its historical roots, its evolution within a broader sociocultural context, and philosophical currents running throughout this evolution. Attention will be paid to the interaction of theory development and the social milieu, the cultural biases within theory, and the effect of personal history on theoretical claims. This course is a core course, required for pursuit of graduate studies in psychology.
Fields of Studypsychology
Location and Schedule
Tuesdays, 6-10 pm. First meeting Tuesday, Sept 27, 6pm, Seminar 2 A3107.