Limits of Scientific Psychology | Nick Brown | TEDxRhodes

A very informative and critical view on the virtues and vices of social sciences on the course to understanding ourselves and others by Nick Brown, the unconventional psychologist who debunked prominent modern theories of happiness!

Nick Brown is a personal coach and psychology researcher whose break in psychology has been highlighted by his disruptive and thorough counter theorising of traditional psychological theories, including prominent theories about happiness. This work including latest research revolving the limitations of classical quantitative social psychology and associated problems with the academic publishing process has rendered him a thought leader in the field of critical psychology!

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