Beyond individual and group differences : human individuality, scientific psychology, and William Stern's critical personalism / James T. Lamiell
- Lamiell, James T.
- Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 
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- Physical Description:
- xxii, 331 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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- Introduction: a lost star -- Part I: Historical beginnings -- The problem of individuality and the birth of a "differential" psychology -- The narrowing of perspective in the proliferation of standardized testing and correlational research -- The entrenchment of a "common trait" perspective on human individuality -- Part II : Statistical thinking in the post-wundtian restructuring of scientific psychology -- The emergence of a "neo-galtonian" framework for psychological research : a historical sketch -- Contemporary "nomotheticism" within the neo-galtonian framework : a methodological primer -- Contemporary "nomotheticism" in critical perspective -- Part III: Rethinking the problem -- An introduction to critical personalism -- Some models of personalistic inquiry in contemporary psychology -- Our differences aside : persons, things, individuality, and community.
- 0761921729 (cloth)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-318) and indexes.
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