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Psychology, theoretical-historical perspectives / edited by R.W. Rieber, Kurt Salzinger.

; Salzinger, Kurt
New York : Academic Press, 1980.
ISBN 0125882653, 9780125882651

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Other Authors Rieber, R. W.
Salzinger, Kurt.
Subjects Geschichte.
Psychological Theory -- Congresses.
Psychologie -- Histoire -- États-Unis -- Congrès.
Psychology -- History -- Congresses.
Psychology -- United States -- History -- Congresses.
United States.
Description xiv, 364 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
Notes Based on a conference held under the auspices of the New York Academy of Sciences.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents An overview of the theories and history of psychology / R.W. Rieber and Kurt Salzinger -- Part I. Psychology becomes a science : European and nineteenth century influences -- Vicissitudes of Fechnerian psychophysics in America / Helmut E. Adler -- Wilhelm Wundt and early American psychology : a clash of cultures / Arthur L. Blumenthal -- Francis Galton and American psychology / Solomon Diamond -- William James and Gordon Allport : parallels in their maturing conceptions of self and personality / Richard P. High and William R. Woodward -- Psychology and the history of the self : from substance to function / John M. Broughton -- Part II. Socioeconomic and political factors in the development of psychology -- The Americanization of psychology before William James / R.W. Rieber -- Politics and American psychology / David Bakan -- Darwin on psychology and its relation to evolutionary thought / Howard E. Gruber -- Part III. Psychological systems : past, present, and future -- The influence of Gestalt psychology in America / Mary Henle -- The experimental analysis of operant behavior : a history / B.F. Skinner -- The historical antecedents of contemporary behaviorism / Willard F. Day, Jr. -- The assimilation of psychoanalysis in America / Maurice Green and R.W. Rieber -- In tribute to Piaget : a look at his scientific impact in the United States / Gilbert Voyat -- Genetic epistemology and developmental psychology / Barbel Inhelder -- Some recent research and its link with a new theory of groupings and conservations based on commutability / Jean Piaget -- Epilogue -- Sitzfleisch, the Zeitgeist, and the Hindsightgeist / Kurt Salzinger.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6377600
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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