Book ID: CBB000029788

Portraits of pioneers in psychology (1991)


Kimble, Gregory A. (Editor)
Werthheimer, Michael (Editor)
White, Charlotte (Editor)

American Psychological Association

Publication Date: 1991
Physical Details: xxiii + 368 pp.; illus.; notes; index

Description Contents: McClearn, G.E.: A trans-time visit with Francis Galton. Ross, Barbara: William James: Spoiled child of American psychology. Kimble, Gregory A.: The spirit of Ivan Petrovich Pavlov. Beier, Ernst G.: Freud: 3 contributions. Furumoto, Laurel: From “paired associates” to a psychology of self: The intellectual odyssey of Mary Whiton Calkins. Blumenthal, Arthur L.: The intrepid Joseph Jastrow. Evans, Rand B.: E.B. Titchener on scientific psychology and technology. Scarborough, Elizabeth: Continuity for women: Ethel Puffer's struggle. Hilgard, Ernest R.: Harvey Carr and Chicago functionalism: A simulated interview. Thorndike, Robert L.: Edward L. Thorndike: A professional and personal appreciation. Alexander, Irving E.: C.G. Jung: The man and his work, then and now. Brewer, Charles L.: Perspectives on John B. Watson. Wertheimer, Michael: Max Wertheimer: Modern cognitive psychology and the Gestalt problem. Kimble, Gregory A.: Psychology form the standpoint of a mechanist: An appreciation of Clark L. Hull. Gleitman, Henry: Edward Chace Tolman: A life of scientific and social purpose. Shields, Stephanie A.: Leta Stetter Hollingworth: “Literature of opinion” and the study of individual differences. Sherrill, Robert, Jr.: Natural wholes: Wolfgang Köhler and Gestalt theory. Cofer, Charles N.: General anthroponomy and its systematic problems: A tribute to Walter S. Hunter. Henle, Mary: Systems as reconceptualizations: The work of Edna Heidbreder. Bruce, Darryl: Integrations of Lashley. Chatelaine, Kenneth L.: Harry Stack Sullivan: The clinician and the man. Schlesinger, Kurt: Robert Choate Tryon: Pioneer in differential psychology.

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Authors & Contributors
Johnson, Ann
Guski-Leinwand, Susanne
Watters, Audrey
Arthur Arruda Leal Ferreira
Verena Lehmbrock
Cerea, Alessandra
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Locke, John
Devereux, Georges
Bryan, Alice Isabel
Gilbreth, Lillian Moller
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