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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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