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Psychology 306

HISTORY OF MODERN PSYCHOLOGY

Spring 2006

Art Warmoth
Tuesday 1-4:40
Stevenson 3046

Office: Stevenson 3093
Office Hours; Wednesday 2-4 (Drop In)
E-Mail: art.warmoth@sonoma.edu

Course Description: This course is intended to provide "foundational knowledge" (K. Bruffee, 1993) in the field of psychology, particularly in the areas of psychoanalysis, behaviorism, and Gestalt psychology.

The course is divided into five study units as follows:
1. FOUNDATIONS (3 weeks)
2. BEHAVIORISM ("Objectivity") (3 weeks)
3. PSYCHOANALYSIS ("Subjectivity") (4 weeks)
4. PHENOMENOLOGY &GESTALT PSYCHOLOGY ("Intersubjectivity" & Systems Thinking) (2 weeks)
5. CONTEMPORARY TRENDS & ISSUES(3 weeks)


SYLLABUS INDEX/LINKS

SSU Psychology Dept.Web Site
Instructor's Web Site