Some Recommended Reading for the Psych. Major (by Janet Gibson)

  1. Kanzi: The Ape on The Brink of the Human Mind, by Sue Savage-Rumbaugh & Roger Lewin
  2. The Demon-haunted World, by Carl Sagan
  3. Principles of Psychology, by William James
  4. The Structures of Scientific Revolution, by Thomas Kuhn
  5. Sybil, by Flora Schreiber
  6. Dibs, by Viginia Axline
  7. One of the autobiographies of B.F. Skinner
  8. Psychopathology of Everyday Life, by Sigmund Freud
  9. When Prophecy Fails, by Leon Festinger, Henry Riecken, & Stanley Schacter
  10. Walden II, by B.F. Skinner
  11. Pathfinders, by Gail Sheehy
  12. Flowers for Algernon, by Daniel Keyes
  13. Man's Search for Freedom by Victor Frankl
  14. The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind, by Julian Janes
  15. Language and Mind, by Noam Chomsky
  16. Elements of Episodic Memory, by Endel Tulving
  17. Memory's Ghost, by Philip Hilts (journalist)--about H.M.
  18. Permanent Present Tense, by Suzanne Corkin (doctor)--about H.M.
  19. Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
  20. Make It Stick by Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, & Mark McDaniel

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