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James J. Gibson (1359)

Interests
Experimental psychology
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1904, McConnelsville, Ohio, USA
Died
1979, Ithaca, New York, USA
Short Biography
James Jerome Gibson (/ˈɡɪbsən/; January 27, 1904 – December 11, 1979), was an American psychologist who received his Ph.D. from Princeton University's Department of Psychology, and is considered one of the most important 20th century psychologists in the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA Princeton University, 1925
  • PhD Princeton University, 1928
Appointments & Honors
  • Head of Unit for Testing Personnel and Selection, US Army Air Force, Aviation Psychology Program
Principal Publications
  • 1929 The reproduction of visually perceived forms. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 12, 1-39.
  • 1933 Adaptation, after-effect and contrast in the perception of curved lines. Journal of Experimental Psychology, 16, 1-31.
  • 1935 (ed.) Studies in psychology from Smith College. Psychological Monographs, 46, 6, whole no. 210.
  • 1938 Determinants of the perceived vertical and horizontal. Psychological Review, 45, 300-23 (with O. H. Mowrer).
  • 1941 Perception. Psychological Bulletin, 38, 432-68.
  • 1950 The Perception of the Visual World. Houghton Mifflin.
  • 1951 What is a form? Psychological Review, 58, 403-12.
  • 1955 Perceptual learning: Differentiation or enrichment? Psychological Review, 62, 32-41 (with E. J. Gibson).
  • 1959 Perception as a function of stimulation. In S. Koch (ed.), Psychology: A Study ofa Science. McGraw-Hill.
  • 1960 The concept of the stimulus in psychology. American Psychologist, 16, 694-703.
  • 1961 Ecological optics. Vision Research, 1, 253-62.
  • 1966 The Senses Considered as Perceptual Systems. Houghton Mifflin.