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Outline of psychology

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Outline of psychology

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to psychology:

Psychologyscience[1] of behavior and mental processes.[2] Its immediate goal is to understand individuals and groups by both establishing general principles and researching specific cases.[3][4]

Branches of psychology

Subdisciplines of psychology

Basic psychological science

Other areas by topic

Applied psychology

Psychological schools

The most prominent schools are in bold.

History of psychology

Research methods

Scholars of psychology (and related)

List of psychologists


Thought processes
Outlines and List of topics


  1. ^ Gray, P. O. (2010). "Foundations for the study of psychology". Psychology (6th ed.). New York, New York: Worth Publishers. 
  2. ^ Psychology. (n.d.). In Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary. Retrieved from
  3. ^ Fernald LD (2008). Psychology: Six perspectives (pp. 12–15). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
  4. ^ Hockenbury & Hockenbury. Psychology. Worth Publishers, 2010.

External links

  • This outline displayed as a mindmap, at
  • Psychology Library- Search Psychology articles by author's name, category and key word (Also Articles from the American Psychological Association)
  • Psychology Terms
  • Psychology Dictionary
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