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  1. Lecture 1: 5 items
    Introduction to the Philosophy of Science
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Chapter 2, 9 (pages 349-372), and 10 Or Brysbaert, M. and K. Rastle (2009). Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology, Pearson Education. Chapter 2, 8 (pages 285-299), and 9

    2. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009 (electronic book)

      Book Essential Chapter 2, 9 (pages 349-372), and 10 Or Brysbaert, M. and K. Rastle (2009). Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology, Pearson Education. Chapter 2, 8 (pages 285-299), and 9

    3. What Is This Thing Called Science? - A. F Chalmers 1999

      Book Recommended

  2. Lecture 2: Making theoretical progress 3 items
  3. Readings for coursework 6 items
    Note that some of these are in the reading list for the 'Rise of Cognitive Psychology' lecture but some are only on this list. The readings for Lectures 2-4 are also relevant to the coursework.
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Brysbaert & Rastle, 2nd edition, Chapter 5 (177-200) Or Brysbaert & Rastle, 1st edition, Chapter 4 (117-138)

    2. Historical and conceptual issues in psychology (Chapter 5) - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009

      Book Essential Brysbaert & Rastle, 2nd edition, Chapter 5 (177-200) Or Brysbaert & Rastle, 1st edition, Chapter 4 (117-138)

    3. The cognitive revolution: a historical perspective - George A Miller 2003-3

      Article Recommended

    4. The impact and promise of the cognitive revolution. - Roger W. Sperry 1993

      Article Recommended

    5. On Behaviorism in the Cognitive Revolution: Myth and Reactions. - João Paulo Watrin, Rosângela Darwich 2012

      Article Recommended

  4. Lecture 3 11 items
    The Rise of Behaviourism
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Brysbaert & Rastle, 2nd edition, Chapters 4 (124-141) & Chapter 5 (177-200) Or Brysbaert & Rastle, 1st edition, Chapters 3 (81-99) & Chapter 4 (117-138)

    2. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009 (electronic book)

      Book Essential Brysbaert & Rastle, 2nd edition, Chapters 4 (124-141) & Chapter 5 (177-200) Or Brysbaert & Rastle, 1st edition, Chapters 3 (81-99) & Chapter 4 (117-138)

    3. Cognitive Maps in Rats and Men. - Edward C. Tolman 1948

      Article Recommended

    4. The History of Introspection Reconsidered - Kurt Danziger 1980

      Document Recommended

    5. Intuition: Its Powers and Perils - David G. Myers 2004

      Book Recommended

    6. Telling More Than We Can Know: Verbal Reports on Mental Processes - Richard E. Nisbett, Timothy D. Wilson 1977

      Article Recommended

  5. Lecture 4 9 items
    The Rise of Cognitive Psychology
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009 (electronic book)

      Book Essential Brysbaert & Rastle (2013), 2nd edition, Chapter 5 (pp. 200-215) Or Brysbaert & Rastle (2009), 1st edition, Chapter 4 (pp. 138-153)

    2. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Brysbaert & Rastle (2013), 2nd edition, Chapter 5 (pp. 200-215) Or Brysbaert & Rastle (2009), 1st edition, Chapter 4 (pp. 138-153)

    3. Cognitive Neuropsychology - M. Coltheart 2002 (electronic resource)

      Chapter Recommended

    4. On Behaviorism in the Cognitive Revolution: Myth and Reactions - João Paulo Watrin, Rosângela Darwich 2012

      Article Recommended

  6. Lecture 5 - Neuroscience: Current issues 11 items
    1. What Can Functional Neuroimaging Tell the Experimental Psychologist? - Richard Henson 2005

      Article Essential Particularly pages 193-207 and 221-228

    2. What Can't Functional Neuroimaging Tell the Cognitive Psychologist? - Mike P.A. Page 2006-1

      Article Essential Particularly pages 428-434

    3. How fMRI Can Inform Cognitive Theories - M. Mather 2013

      Article Essential This is from a Special issue of Perspectives on Psychological Science called “20 Years of fMRI –What Has It Done for Understanding Cognition?” which contains numerous short articles representing different viewpoints on the topic. (these can be regarded as 'further readings')

  7. Lecture 6: Neuroethics 7 items
  8. Lecture 7: Neuroscience: Historical Perspectives 7 items
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Brysbaert, M. & Rastle, K. (2013). - Chapter 6. OR Brysbaert, M., & Rastle, K. (2009). - Chapter 5

    2. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009 (electronic book)

      Book Essential Brysbaert, M. & Rastle, K. (2013). - Chapter 6. OR Brysbaert, M., & Rastle, K. (2009). - Chapter 5

  9. Lecture 8 - Evolutionary Psychology 6 items
    1. Evolutionary Psychology Primer by - Leda Cosmides, John Tooby

      Webpage Essential

    2. Evolutionary Psychology: A critique. David Buller (2006).

      Not available in library but for full-text type "10 evolutionary psychology a critique" into Google (not Google Scholar)

      Essential

  10. Lecture 9 - Psychology in a socio-political context 11 items
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Chapter 13 (Chapter 12 in 2009 edition)

    2. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009 (electronic book)

      Book Essential (Chapter 12 in 2009 edition

    3. Historical Selection - Jerome Kagan 2009

      Article Recommended

    4. The “Monster” Study - Franklin H. Silverman 1988

      Article Recommended

  11. Lecture 10 - Applied Psychology: Conceptual and socio-political underpinnings 6 items
    1. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2013

      Book Essential Chapter 8 (Chapter 7 in 2009 edition), See also Chapter 13 (12 in 2009 edition). This covers the rise of clinical psychology.

    2. Historical and Conceptual Issues in Psychology - Marc Brysbaert, Kathy Rastle 2009 (electronic book)

      Book Essential Chapter 8 (Chapter 7 in 2009 edition), See also Chapter 13 (12 in 2009 edition). This covers the rise of clinical psychology.

    3. Hugo Munsterberg - E. V. Johanningmeier, Matthew Hale 1983

      Article Essential

    4. Fundamentals of skill - A. T. Welford 1968

      Book Recommended Chapter 8. Also available on Moodle. You can be selective with your reading of this chapter, using what was covered in the lecture as a guide – it includes coverage of the early vigilance research and the Cambridge Cockpit studies

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