1897 – Born on March 24th in Dobrzcynica (Dobzau), Galicia, Austria-Hungary. Founder of Orgonomy. Viennese psychologist who developed a system of psychoanalysis that concentrated on overall character structure, rather than on individual neurotic symptoms. – Persecuted psychoanalyst who trained under Freud. Claimed that the release of energy at orgasm could be measured and ..
Austrian psychologist wrote "The Trauma of Birth" 1924 student of Sigmund Freud 2.7 / 5 ( ..
1896 – Born on August 9th in Neuchâtel, Switzerland. Jean Piaget was a Swiss biologist, philosopher, and psychologist best known for his work in the area of developmental psychology. 1906 – His interest in mollusks developed to such a degree that he wrote to the curator of a local museum to request access to its ..
US Episcopal clergyman and social reformer 2.5 / 5 ( ..
1933 – He was born on the 15th of August this year. Although considered one of the most important psychologists of the 20th century, he never took a psychology course as an undergraduate at Queens College, New York. 1954 – He earned his Bachelor’s degree in political science in this year. He applied to ..
1908 – Born on the 1st of April in Brooklyn, New York. 1930-1934 – Attended the University of Wisconsin from which he received his B.A. (1930), his M.A. (1931), and his Ph.D. (1934) in psychology. Began teaching full time at Brooklyn College. 1951-1961 – Chairman of the psychology department at Brandeis University, where he began ..
US insurance businessman and motivational author and lecturer 2.5 / 5 ( ..
1835 – Born on November 6th in Verona, Austrian Empire, Italy. Italian criminologist whose views, though now largely discredited, brought about a shift in criminology from a legalistic preoccupation with crime to a scientific study of criminals. 1859 – Lombroso served as physician in the Austro-Italian war. 1862-1876 – Lombroso studied at the universities of ..
1890 – Born into a Jewish family in Mogilno, Poland (then Germany)on the 9th of September. 1922 – Lewin coined the notion of genidentity, which has gained some importance in various theories of space-time and related fields. 1933 – He emigrated to the United States in August and became a naturalized citizen in 1940. 1937 ..
English author, critic, editor, and philosopher husband of George Eliot 1854 2.3 / 5 ( ..