UNIT 9

THIRD FORCE PSYCHOLOGY

Humanism, Phenomenology, and Existentialism

MODULE 1 INTRODUCTION: THIRD FORCE PSYCHOLOGY
Differences
Similarities

MODULE 2 HUMANISM AND HUMANISTIC PSYCHOLOGY

Definitions
Classical Meanings of Humanism
Humanism in Different Fields
Humanism in America
Humanistic Psychology
Applications of Humanism

MODULE 3 EXISTENTIAL PSYCHOLOGY Ontology
Epistemology
Therapy

MODULE 4 PHENOMENOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY

Classical Phenomenology
Methods of Knowing
Social and Physical Sciences
Anti-Rationalism

Gestalt Psychology
Background
Berlin Group
Principles
Variations

REFERENCES

RONALD W. MAYER
San Francisco State University
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April 20, 2003