Recommended Readings

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Billig, M. (2008). The hidden roots of critical psychology: Understanding the impact of Locke, Shaftesbury and Reid. London: Sage.

Danziger, K. (1990). Constructing the subject: Historical origins of psychological research. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Enriquez, V. G. (1992). From colonial to liberation psychology: The Philippine experience. Diliman, Quezon City: University of the Philippines Press.

Fine, M. (1992). Disruptive voices: The possibilities of feminist research. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.

Fine, M., Weis, L., Powell, L., & Burns, A. (Eds.) (2004). Off-white: Readings on power, privilege, and resistance, Second edition. New York: Routledge.

Fox, D., Prilleltensky, I., & Austin, S. (Eds.). (2009). Critical psychology: An Introduction. London, UK: Sage.

Gough, B. (Ed.) (2017). The Palgrave Handbook of Critical Social Psychology. London, UK: Macmillan Publishers Ltd.

Hook, D. (Ed.) (2004). Critical psychology. Lansdowne, South Africa: UCT Press.

Moane, G. (2011). Gender and colonialism: A psychological analysis of oppression and liberation. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Montero, M., & Sonn, C. C. (2009). Psychology of liberation: Theory and applications. New York: Springer.

Murray, M. & Chamberlain, K. (Eds.) (1999). Qualitative health psychology: Theories & methods. London: Sage.

Nightingale, D. J. & Crombie, J. (Eds.) (1999). Social constructionist psychology: A critical analysis of theory and practice. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Parker, I. (1992). Discourse dynamics: Critical analysis for social and individual psychology. London: Routledge.

Parker, I. (Ed.) (2015). Handbook of critical psychology. London: Routledge.

Pickren, W. E. & Rutherford, A. (2010). A history of modern psychology in context. New York: Wiley.

Richards, G. (2010). Putting psychology in its place: A critical historical overview. New York: Routledge.

Richards, G. (2012). Race, racism, and psychology: Towards a reflexive history. New York: Psychology Press.

Schraube, E., & Osterkamp, U. (Eds.). (2013). Psychology from the standpoint of the subject: Selected writings of Klaus Holzkamp. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Schwandt, T. A. (1997). Qualitative Inquiry: A dictionary of terms. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage.

Sloan, T. (Ed.) (2000). Critical psychology: Voices for change. New York: St. Martin’s Press.

Teo, T. (2005). The critique of psychology: From Kant to postcolonial theory. New York: Springer Verlag.

Teo, T. (Ed.) (2014). Encyclopedia of critical psychology. New York: Springer.

Walkerdine, V. (Ed.) (2002). Challenging subjects: Critical psychology for a new millennium. New York: Palgrave.

Walsh, R., Teo, T., & Baydala, A. (2014). A critical history and philosophy of psychology: Diversity of context, thought, and practice. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Wetherell, M. and Potter, J. (1992) Mapping the language of racism: Discourse and the legitimation of exploitation. Hemel Hempstead: Harvester Wheatsheaf.

Willig, C. (1999). Applied discourse analysis: Social and psychological interventions. Buckingham: Open University Press.

Wood, L.A., & Kroger, R.O. (2000). Doing discourse analysis: Methods for studying action in talk and text. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.