Neuroscience & Psychology

Introductions, Surveys & Dictionaries

  • Benner, David G., and Peter C. Hill, eds. Baker Encyclopedia of Psychology and Counseling. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 1999.*
  • Bermúdez, José Luis. Cognitive Science: An Introduction to the Science of the Mind. 2nd ed. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
  • Bickle, John, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy and Neuroscience. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2009
  • Chipman, Susan E. F., ed. The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Science. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • Corr, Philip J., and Gerald Matthews, eds. The Cambridge Handbook of Personality Psychology. Cambridge, U.K. ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2009.
  • Crisp, Richard J. Social Psychology: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
  • McManus, Freda, and Gillian Butler. Psychology: A Very Short Introduction. 2nd ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014.
  • O’Shea, Michael. The Brain: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2005.
  • Passingham, Richard. Cognitive Neuroscience: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016.
  • Reisberg, Daniel, ed. The Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Psychology. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.
  • Tellinghuisen, Donald J., and Paul Moes. Exploring Psychology and Christian Faith: An Introductory Guide. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2014.*
  • Valsiner, Jaan, and Alberto Rosa, eds. The Cambridge Handbook of Sociocultural Psychology. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007.
  • Zelazo, Philip David, Morris Moscovitch, and Evan Thompson, eds. The Cambridge Handbook of Consciousness. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Theology and Psychological Theory

  • Buchanan, Allen. Better than Human: The Promise and Perils of Enhancing Ourselves. New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.
  • Coe, John H., and Todd W. Hall. Psychology in the Spirit: Contours of a Transformational Psychology. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2010.*
  • Courau, Thierry-Marie, Regina Ammicht-Quinn, Hille Haker, and Marie-Theres Wacker, eds. Concilium 2015/4: Theology, Anthropology and Neuroscience. London: SCM Press, 2015.*
  • Dueck, Alvin and Lee, Cameron. Why Psychology Needs Theology. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2005.*
  • Entwistle, David N. Integrative Approaches to Psychology and Christianity. 3rd ed. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2015.*
  • Myers, David G., Stanton L. Jones, Robert C. Roberts, P. J. Watson, John H. Coe, Todd W. Hall, and David A. Powlison. Psychology & Christianity: Five Views. Edited by Eric L. Johnson. 2nd ed. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2010.*
  • Myers, David G., Malcolm A. Jeeves, and Nicholas Wolterstorff. Psychology Through the Eyes of Faith. Washington, D.C. : San Francisco, CA: HarperOne, 2002.*
  • Stevenson, Daryl H., Brian E. Eck, and Peter C. Hill, eds. Psychology and Christianity Integration: Seminal Works That Shaped the Movement. Batavia, IL: Christian Association for Psychological Studies, 2007.*
  • Turner, Léon. Theology, Psychology and the Plural Self. Routledge Science and Religion Series. Burlington, VT: Routledge, 2008.*
  • Watts, Fraser. Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality: Concepts and Applications. Cambridge, United Kingdom; New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Brain, Mind and Soul

  • Barrett, Justin L. Cognitive Science, Religion, and Theology: From Human Minds to Divine Minds. Templeton Science and Religion Series. West Conshohocken, PA: Templeton Press, 2011.*
  • Bess, Michael, Stephan Carlson, Tom Gregor, Gary Jensen, Alicia Juarrero, John McCarthy, Jeff Schall, and Edward Slingerland. Neuroscience and Religion: Brain, Mind, Self, and Soul. Edited by Volney P. Gay. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2009.
  • Blackmore, Susan. Consciousness: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford, UK ; New York, N.Y: Oxford University Press, 2005.
  • Brown, Warren S., and Brad D. Strawn. The Physical Nature of Christian Life: Neuroscience, Psychology, and the Church. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.*
  • Green, Joel B. Body, Soul, and Human Life: The Nature of Humanity in the Bible. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2008.*
  • Jeeves, Malcolm. Minds, Brains, Souls and Gods: A Conversation on Faith, Psychology and Neuroscience. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2013.*
  • Jeeves, Malcolm, and Warren S. Brown. Neuroscience, Psychology, and Religion: Illusions, Delusions, and Realities about Human Nature. Templeton Science and Religion Series. West Conshohocken, PA: Templeton Press, 2009.*
  • Peterson, Gregory R. Minding God. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress, 2002.*
  • Seybold, Kevin S. Explorations in Neuroscience, Psychology and Religion. Routledge Science and Religion Series. Burlington, VT: Routledge, 2007.*
  • Watts, Fraser. Theology and Psychology. Routledge Science and Religion Series. Burlington, VT: Routledge, 2002.*

Therapeutic Psychology

  • Burns, Tom. Psychotherapy: A Very Short Introduction. Edited by Eva Burns-Lundgren. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
  • Collins, Gary R., Mark R. McMinn, Everett L. Worthington Jr, Alvin C. Dueck, Mark A. Yarhouse, and Linda M. Wagener. Integrating Faith and Psychology: Twelve Psychologists Tell Their Stories. Edited by Glendon L. Moriarty. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2010.*
  • Gulliford, Liz, and Fraser Watts, eds. Forgiveness in Context: Theology and Psychology in Creative Dialogue. London: T&T Clark, 2004.
  • Jones, Stanton L., and Richard E. Butman. Modern Psychotherapies: A Comprehensive Christian Appraisal. 2nd ed. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2011.*
  • McMinn, Mark R. Psychology, Theology, and Spirituality in Christian Counseling. Wheaton, IL: Tyndale House, 1996.*
  • McMinn, Mark R., and Clark D. Campbell. Integrative Psychotherapy: Toward a Comprehensive Christian Approach. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2007.*
  • McMinn, Mark R., and Timothy R. Phillips, eds. Care for the Soul: Exploring the Intersection of Psychology & Theology. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2001.*
  • Tan, Siang-Yang. Counseling and Psychotherapy: A Christian Perspective. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2011.*

 Journals

  • Christian Psychology*
  • Edification: The Transdisciplinary Journal of Christian Psychology*
  • Journal of Psychology and Theology*
  • Journal of Psychology and Christianity*
  • Zygon*

 

*Refers to those written from a Christian perspective.