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Joseph Jastrow (1182)

Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1863, Warsaw, Poland
Died
1944, Stockbridge, Massachusetts
Short Biography
Joseph Jastrow (January 30, 1863 – January 8, 1944) was a Polish-born American psychologist, noted for inventions in experimental psychology, design of experiments, and psychophysics. He also worked on the phenomena of optical illusions, and a number of ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Ph.D. in psychology, Johns Hopkins University, 1886, under G. S. Hall*
Appointments & Honors
  • 1888-1927, University of Wisconsin
  • 1927-33, New School for Social Research, New York City
  • president, American Psychological Association, 1900