Offers a collection of full-text, scholarly journals in science, technology, medicine, and social sciences.ONLY compatible with Microsoft Internet Explorer running on a Microsoft Windows operating system. A number of e-books covering topics in psychology are contained in the Ebrary resource.EBSCO's Soc INDEX with Full Text contains full text for 860 journals dating back to 1908 offering coverage of sociology, sub-disciplines and closely related topics such as abortion, criminology & criminal justice, demography, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, rural & urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, substance abuse and other addictions.This database includes all of the issues of Child Development Abstracts & Bibliography from 1927 - 2001 previously published by the Society for Research in Child Development, plus new coverage on child rights and welfare issues.In addition, or in opposition, to employing empirical and deductive methods, some—especially clinical and counseling psychologists—at times rely upon symbolic interpretation and other inductive techniques.Psychology has been described as a "hub science", with psychological findings linking to research and perspectives from the social sciences, natural sciences, medicine, humanities, and philosophy.The majority of psychologists are involved in some kind of therapeutic role, practicing in clinical, counseling, or school settings.Many do scientific research on a wide range of topics related to mental processes and behavior, and typically work in university psychology departments or teach in other academic settings (e.g., medical schools, hospitals).
By many accounts psychology ultimately aims to benefit society.
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Also since James defined it, the term more strongly connotes techniques of scientific experimentation.