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Konrad Lorenz (1360)

Clinical psychology, comparative psychology, ethology, medicine, personality and social psychology, zoology
1903, Vienna, Austria
1989, Altenberg, Austria
Short Biography
Konrad Zacharias Lorenz (7 November 1903 – 27 February 1989) was an Austrian zoologist, ethologist, and ornithologist. He shared the 1973 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Nikolaas Tinbergen and Karl von Frisch. He is often regarded as one of ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
  • MD Vienna, 1928
  • PhD Vienna, 1932
Appointments & Honors
  • Recipient of many awards and honorary degrees
  • Professor of Comparative Psychology, Konigsberg, 1940
  • Professor of Experimental Biology, Max Planck Institute at Seewiesen, 1947-73
  • Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine, 1973
Principal Publications
  • 1952 King Solomon's Ring. Crowell.
  • 1963 On Aggression. Harcourt, Brace, and World.
  • 1965 The Evolution and Modification of Behavior. University of Chicago Press.
  • 1970-1 Studies in Animal and Human Behavior, 2 vols. Harvard University Press.
  • 1977 Behind the Mirror: A Search for a Natural History of Human Knowledge. Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich.
  • 1981 The Foundations of Ethology. Springer-Verlag.
  • 1987 The Waning a/Humaneness. Little-Brown.