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Author Harré, Rom.

Title Key thinkers in psychology [electronic resource] / Rom Harré.

Imprint London [Eng.] ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, 2006 (Boston, Mass. : Credo Reference, 2012.)

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Description 1 online resource (70 entries) : 15 images, digital files.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The behaviourists: Ivan Pavlov and Burrhus Frederick Skinner -- The developmentalists: Lev Vygotsky, Jean Piaget and Lawrence Kohlberg -- The cognitivists: Frederic Bartlett, Jerome Bruner, George Kelly, Noam Chomsky and George Miller -- The computationalists: Alan Turing, Herbert Simon and Allen Newell, Marvin Minsky, John Searle -- The biopsychologists: Alexander Luria, Wilder Penfield, Karl Pribram, Konrad Lorenz and Edward O. Wilson -- The psychologists of perception: Wolfgang Köhler, James Gibson, Richard Gregory, David Marr, David Hubel and Torsten Wiesel and Lawrence Weiskrantz, Alan Hein and R. Held -- The personologists: Gordon Allport, Raymond Cattell, Hans Eysenck, James Lamiell, Erving Goffman -- The social psychologists: William McDougall, Fritz Heider, Solomon Asch, Muzafer Sherif, Stanley Milgram, Michael Argyle, Serge Moscovici and Henri Tajfel -- The philosophers: John Dewey, George Herbert Mead, Edmund Husserl, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Michel Foucault, Daniel Dennett -- The psychopathologists: Emile Kraepelin, Sigmund Freud.
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Summary The 20th Century was rich in attempts to characterize and explain psychological phenomena and so to understand the human mind. These projects were undertaken by a huge and diverse list of characters from B F Skinner to James Gibson, from Gordon Allport to Hans Eysenck. It is important for every student of psychology, wherever they might be in the world, to understand the classic scholars, the classic studies, and the subsequent generations of people and ideas that have come to define the broad discipline that is 'psychology'.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Note Description based on title page of print version.
Subject Psychology -- History -- 20th century.
Psychologists -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Credo Reference (Firm)
Other Form: Print version: 1412903459 9781412903455 (DLC) 2006278045 ix, 287 p.
ISBN 9781849724364 (online)
9781412903455 (print)
1412903440 (cased)
1412903459 (pbk.)

 
    
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