By Niels Engelsted
This short offers the argument for the necessity to re-establish the theoretical concentration of normal psychology in modern mental learn. It starts off with a close account of the present “crisis” of psychology and our glossy disconnect from basic psychology. Chapters current the works of Aristotle and A.N. Leontiev, utilizing their rules to stipulate an extended sought after common psychology. the final psychology delineates the 4 nook posts of the area of psychology: Sentience, Intentionality, brain, and Human awareness, and explains why they're all precious yet no longer an identical. in addition to a old dialogue, which goals to illustrate how Marxism acquired it correct, after which now not, this short offers a brand new radical idea of human evolution, which credit the Adam-and-Eve tale with an essential hyperlink hitherto neglected through Marxism, Darwinism, and paleoanthropology. additionally, it argues why a brand new realizing is critical within the Anthropocene Age.
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