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His famous book entitled Principles of Physiological Psychology was published in Wundt viewed psychology as a scientific study of conscious experience, and he believed that the goal of psychology was to identify components of.

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Of additional interest, is a foreword written by world renowned psychologist, Steven Pinker, and an afterword by noted evolutionary scholar, Richard. A school of psychology based on the belief that psychology should investigate the function or purpose of consciousness, rather than its structure.

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Evolutionary psychology is well suited to providing an account of human nature. As noted above (Section 1), evolutionary psychology owes a theoretical debt to human sociobiology.

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Literature. The novels of Jack London, the plays of George Bernard Shaw, and even the poetry of Alfred Tennyson contain a seemingly convincing basis for belief in the "evolution" of humankind. 1 Tennyson had expressed an evolutionary viewpoint actually some time before Darwin's book appeared in But the writings of these "greats" of literature, and authors of other belles lettres as well.