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What Is Psychoanalysis?

10 Signs You_re an Introvert

The psychodynamic approach is rooted in the basic belief that people have unconscious desires, thoughts, feelings, and memories that, while.

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Albert Bandura: Biography, Theories, and Impact

Albert Bandura was an influential Canadian-American psychologist known for his social learning theory, Bobo doll experiment, observational learning, and self-efficacy..

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B. F. Skinner: Biography and Theories
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B. F. Skinner: Biography and Theories

B. F. Skinner was born on March 20, 1904. He went on to become an influential psychologist who first described.

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8 of the Most Classic Psychological Experiments

There are many famous (and sometimes infamous) psychological experiments that have helped shape our understanding of the human mind and.

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Carl Jung
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Carl Jung: Biography and Theories

Carl Jung was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst whose work had an influence on the field of psychiatry as well.

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Phineas Gage
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How Phineas Gage’s Brain Injury Changed His Personality

Phineas Gage was a young man seriously injured in a work-related accident. So what makes him so significant in psychology?.

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Margaret Floy Washburn
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Margaret Floy Washburn: A Biography of Her Life

Margaret Floy Washburn was an important early psychologist who is notable for being Edward B. Titchener’s very first graduate student..

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Christine Ladd-Franklin: Her Life and Influence on Psychology
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Christine Ladd-Franklin: Her Life and Influence on Psychology

Christine Ladd-Franklin was a pioneering American woman psychologist and mathematician. Though she completed a dissertation at John Hopkins University, the.

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When Was Sigmund Freud Born? A Look at His Early Life

When was the famed psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud born? While it might seem like a fairly simple and straightforward question, it.

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20 Famous Psychologists and Their Theories

Some of the most famous psychologists in history made important contributions to understanding the human mind and behavior. Some of.

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