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Psychology Timeline

Timeline created by dguttman13 in History
Event Date: Event Title: Event Description:
Images Charles Darwin Darwin
50 William James William James -Wrote the first psychology textbook, may have had the first psychology laboratory in America circa 1876 ,Interested in the functions of consciousness, established ‘functionalism’ as a school of thought in psychology
350px wundt research group Wilhelm Wundt Wundt
Sigmund freud loc Sigmund Freud Freud
Images Ivan Pavlov Ivan Pavlov Did the bulk of his research on physcology digestion
Developed the surgical method of the (chronic) experiement with the use of Fistuals which allowed various organs to be observed.
Washburn Margaret Floy Washburn Margaret Floy Washburn -first woman to obtain her Ph.D. in Psychology in 1894.
-In 1908 she published The Animal Mind, a compilation of experimental studies exploring the existence of conscious processes such as learning and attention in animals.
Watson John Watson John Watson -Established 'Radical Behaviorism'
-Believed you could condition people to engage in/stop certain behaviors
-Interested in behavior and its precise measurment rather than 'consciousness'
Jonesmcprimary Mary Cover Jones Mary Cover Jones -Wrote a paper in 1924 which earned her the title of 'mother of behavior therapy'
-used conditioning procedures to eliminate a child's fears
Unknown Erik Erickson Erk Erickson
Created eight psychosocial stages in which humans develop throughout their entire lifespan. This is also known as the developmental theory.
Images 1 Harry Harlow Harry Harlow
Provided a new understanding for human behavior by studing monkeys, he did a wire/ cloth "mother" monkeys study, in which he noticed how much the infant mokey needed the mother for food and care.
Bf skinner sm B.F. Skinner B.f. Stinner
Radical behaviorist that Published his actual ideas on Child-rearing in Waldon two . He came up with the idea of behaviorist free daycare
225px carlrogers Carl Rogers Carl Rogers
Milgram head Stanley Milgram Stanley Milgram -Conducted the imfamous Milgram experiment,a series of social psychology experiments, while at Yale
-This experiment measured the willingness of study participants to obey an authority figure who instructed them to perform acts that conflicted with their personal conscience.
Unknown 2 Lev Vygotsky Lev Vygotsky
Social development theory Study the way people act and interact in shared experiences.
Unknown 1 Abraham Maslow Abraham Maslow
Study the behavior of people. The saftey needs and the loving and belonging needs and esteem and self accuzation are all needs that he studied. He also studied with monkeys
Unknown 3 Albert Bandura Albert Bandura
Belived that aggresion is develpoped in what is called behavior modeling. He believed that individuals didn't inheriet violent tendencies . He argued for his belief. He studied on how people can have a better self esteem.