Biologizing Psychology

Topic:

Alternative assumptions for neuroscience

Reference:

 

Slife, B. D., & Hopkins, R. H. (2005). Alternative assumptions for neuroscience: Formulating a true monism. In B.D. Slife, J. Reber, & F. Richardson (Eds.), Critical thinking about psychology: Hidden assumptions and plausible alternatives. Pp. 121 - 147. Washington, D. C.: American Psychological Association Press.

Topic:

Hook, line, and sinker

Reference:

 

Slife, B. D. (2002, April).  Hook, line, and sinker:  Psychology’s uncritical acceptance of biological explanation.  A keynote address presented at the meeting of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Park City, Utah.

Topic:

How to Interpret the Biologization of Psychology

Reference:

 

Slife, B. D., Burchfield, C., & Hedges, D. (2010).  Interpreting the “biologization” of psychology.  Journal of Mind and Behavior, 31 (3), 165 - 177.