Table of contents for Classic experiments in psychology / Douglas G. Mook.

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Part 1 Introductory
Chapter 1	About Experiments
Chapter 2	A Brief History of Experimental Psychology
Part II Psychobiology
Chapter 3	Hermann von Helmholtz and the Nerve Impulse
Chapter 4	Paul Broca and the Speech Center
Chapter 5	Karl Lashley: Brain Mechanisms and Learning
Chapter 6	James Olds: Reward Systems in the Brain
Chapter 7 Vincent Dethier: Feeding in a Fly
Chapter 8	S. P. Grossman: Chemical Coding in the Brain
Chapter 9	Roger Sperry and the Bisected Brain
Part III Motivation and Emotion
Chapter 10	Neal Miller: Fear as a Learnable Drive
Chapter 11	Neal Miller: Conflict
Chapter 12	David McClelland on Achievement Motivation
Chapter 13	Harry Harlow: A Tale of Two Mothers
Chapter 14	Nikolaas Tinbergen: The Study of Instinct
Chapter 15	Teitelbaum and Epstein: Hunger, Thirst and the Brain
Chapter 16	Schachter and Singer: Cognition and Emotion
Chapter 17	Herman and Polivy: Human Hunger and Cognition
Chapter 18	Walter Mischel and Self-Control
Part IV Learning
Chapter 19	Edward Thorndike and the Law of Effect
Chapter 20	Ivan Pavlov and Classical Conditioning
Chapter 21	Wolfgang Köhler and the Mentality of Apes
Chapter 22	Edward Tolman and Cognitive Maps
Chapter 23	B. F. Skinner and Operant Conditioning
Chapter 24	John Garcia: Conditioned Taste Aversion
Chapter 25	Albert Bandura: Imitation and Social Learning
Chapter 26	Gordon Paul: Learning Theory in the Clinic
Chapter 27	Martin Seligman: Learned Helplessness
Chapter 28	Lepper et al: The Costs of Reward
Part V Memory
Chapter 29	Hermann Ebbinghaus on Memory
Chapter 30	Frederic Bartlett: Meaning and Memory
Chapter 31	Brenda Milner and the Case of H. M.
Chapter 32	Lloyd and Margaret Peterson: Short-term Forgetting
Chapter 33	Elizabeth Loftus: Leading Questions and False Memories
Chapter 34	Gordon Bower on State-dependent Memory
Chapter 35	Collins and Quillian: The Structure of Semantic Memory
Part VI Cognition
Chapter 36	F. C. Donders and Reaction Time
Chapter 37	The Cautionary Tale of Clever Hans
Chapter 38	A. S. Luchins: on Not Being Mindless
Chapter 39	George Miller on the Magic Number 7
Chapter 40	Festinger and Carlsmith: Cognitive Dissonance
Chapter 41	Roger Shepard and Mental Rotation
Chapter 42	Richard Herrnstein: Concepts in Pigeons
Chapter 43	Tversky and Kahneman: The Framing of Decisions
Part VII. Perception
Chapter 44	Ernst Weber: The Muscle Sense and Weber's Law
Chapter 45	Gustav Fechner and the Measurement of Mind
Chapter 46	Max Wertheimer on Apparent Movement
Chapter 47	Selig Hecht and Adaptation to the Dark
Chapter 48	H. K. Hartline: Lateral Inhibition in the Retina
Chapter 49	Georg von Bekesy: The Mechanics of Hearing
Chapter 50	Jerome Bruner: Motivation and Perception
Chapter 51	Gibson: and Walk: The Visual Cliff
Chapter 52	Lettvin et al: What the Frog's Eye Tells the Frog's Brain
Part VIII Social Psychology
Chapter 53	Theodore Newcomb: Attitude Change at College
Chapter 54	Muzafer Sherif: Prejudice and the Robbers' Cave
Chapter 55 Kurt Lewin: Tensions in the Life Space
Chapter 56	Solomon Asch on Conformity
Chapter 57	Festinger et al: When Prophesy Fails
Chapter 58	Stanley Milgram on Obedience to Authority
Chapter 59	Latané and Darley: The Unresponsive Bystander
Chapter 60	Benjamin Franklin: Mesmer and Animal Magnetism

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Psychology -- Experiments.