Psychology in the Bathroom PDF ePub eBook

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Psychology in the Bathroom free pdf Excretion is a universal part of the human experience that is veiled in taboo. Psychology in the Bathroom explores a variety of embarrassing processes, shameful disorders and disgusting habits, taking the reader on a tour of the clinical and research literatures on elimination from the early psychoanalysts to the latest in neurogastroenterology. Chapters examine the psychological dimensions of constipation and diarrhoea, incontinence and urinary inhibition, and the surprisingly rich psychology of flatulence. Moving beyond the literal products of the irritable bowel and the nervous bladder, the book examines the symbolic aspects of excretion, including dirty language, fetishes, toilet graffiti and the vexed question of whether men should put the seat down. Now in paperback, this book presents cutting-edge science in a playful manner that will be accessible to students in psychology and the general reader.

About Nick Haslam

Nick Haslam is Professor of Psychology and Head of the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences at the University of Melbourne, Australia. He has published extensively in social, clinical and personality psychology. His previous books include Introduction to Personality and Intelligence- Values and Vulnerabilities- Yearning to Breathe Free- Introduction to the Taxometric Method and Relational Models Theory: A Contemporary Overview.

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Author : Nick Haslam
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 09 July 2014
ISBN : 0230368255
EAN : 9780230368255
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 184 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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