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Psychotherapy: A Very Short Introduction


Tom Burns, Eva Burns-Lundgren

January 2015

Very Short Introductions

The rise of psychotherapy has been one of the defining features of the 20th century. In this Very Short Introduction, Tom Burns and Eva Burns-Lundgren trace the development of psychotherapy and counselling, from its origins in Freud's psychoanalysis to the variety of different approaches on offer today.

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What is Clinical Psychology?

Fifth Edition


Susan Llewelyn, David Murphy

April 2014

The number of people working in the field of clinical psychology has expanded significantly in recent years. The fifth edition of this very popular text has been extensively re-written and updated by two well respected editors who are closely connected with recent developments in the profession of clinical psychology.

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Explaining Creativity: The Science of Human Innovation

Second Edition


R. Keith Sawyer

January 2012

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Applied Psychology: Putting theory into practice

Second Edition


Debra Bekerian, Archie Levey

December 2011

Demonstrates how psychology theory is applied in the real world, taking an integrated approach that uses a series of themed 'rooms' to explore the psychologist's role.

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Forensic Psychology: A Very Short Introduction


David Canter

June 2010

Very Short Introductions

Lie detection, offender profiling, insanity in the law, the minds of serial killers, and many other topics that fill news and fiction are all aspects of the rapidly developing area of Forensic Psychology. David Canter shows how these often controversial topics bridge the gaps between academics and practitioners, behavioural sciences, and the law.

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