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Alexander Bain (1183)

Interests
General psychology
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
British
Born
1818, Aberdeen, Scotland
Died
1903, Aberdeen, Scotland
Short Biography
Alexander Bain (11 June 1818 – 18 September 1903) was a Scottish philosopher and educationalist in the British school of empiricism and a prominent and innovative figure in the fields of psychology, linguistics, logic, moral philosophy and education ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • MA University of Aberdeen, 1840
Appointments & Honors
  • Gray Mathematical Bursary, Marischal College, 1839
  • Assistant in Moral Philosophy, University of Aberdeen, 1841-4
  • Professor of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy, Andersonian University of Glasgow, 1845-6
  • Lecturer in Mental and Moral Philosophy, Bedford College, London, 1851-4
  • Professor of Logic and Rhetoric, University of Aberdeen, 1860-80
  • Honorary Doctorate of Laws, University of Edinburgh, 1871
  • Rector, University of Aberdeen, 1881-4, 1884-7
Principal Publications
  • 1855 The Senses and the Intellect. Parker.
  • 1859 The Emotions and the Will. Parker.
  • 1861 The Study of Character. Parker.
  • 1868 Mental and Moral Science. Longmans Green.
  • 1872 Mind and Body: The Theories of their Relation. King.
  • 1879 Education as a Science. Kegan Paul.
  • 1879 Logic. Longmans.
  • 1903 Dissertations on Leading Philosophical Topics. Longmans.