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George Mandler (1301)

Cognitive science, experimental psychology, general psychology, history of psychology, personality and social psychology
1924, Vienna, Austria
Short Biography
George Mandler (born June 11, 1924 in Vienna) is an American psychologist, currently distinguished professor of psychology emeritus at the University of California, San Diego. Mandler received his B.S. from New York University, and his Ph. D. degree from ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
  • BA New York University, 1949
  • MS New York University, 1950
  • PhD Yale University, 1953
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor of Psychology and Director, Center for Human Information Processing, University of California at San Diego
  • APA, Council of Representatives, 1970-3, 1979-82, 1986-8
  • Guggenheim Fellow, 1971
  • Society of Experimental Psychologists Board of Advisors, Archives of the History of Psychology, 1974-82
  • Board of Trustees, Association for the Advancement of Psychology, 1974-82
  • USA President, Division of Experimental Psychology, 1978
  • President, APA, Division of General Psychology, 1982
  • President, Federation of Behavioral, Psychological and Cognitive Societies, 1981
  • Chairman, Governing Board, Psychonomic Society, 1983
  • Editorial Board, Psychological Monographs, 1963-6, Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, 1968-84, Contemporary Psychology, 1976, Motivation and Emotion, 1977- , Cognitive Psychology, 1978- , Social Cognition, 1980- , Journal of Memory and Language, 1984-
  • Series Co-editor, Perspectives in Psychology (Wiley), 1964-76
  • Advisory Editor, Wiley, 1965-82, Erlbaum, 1974-
  • Editor, Psychological Review, 1970-6
Principal Publications
  • 1952 A study of anxiety and learning. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 47, 166-73 (with S. B. Sarason).
  • 1954 Response factors in human learning. Psychological Review, 61, 243-4.
  • 1958 Autonomic feedback: The perception of autonomic activity. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 56, 367-73 (with J. M. Mandler and E. T. Uviller).
  • 1959 The Language of Psychology. Wiley (with W. Kessen).
  • 1962 From association to stmcture. Psychological Review, 69, 415-27.
  • 1964 Thinking· From Association to Gestalt. Wiley (with J. M. Mandler).
  • 1964 The intermption of behavior. In D. Levine (ed.), Nebraska Symposium on Motivation. University of Nebraska Press.
  • 1967 Organization and memory. In K. W. Spence and J. T. Spence (eds), The Psychology of Learning and Motivation. Academic Press.
  • 1975 Mind and Emotion. Wiley.
  • 1975 Consciousness: Respectable, useful and probably necessary. In R. Solso (ed.), Information Processing and Cognition: The Loyola Symposium. Erlbaum.
  • 1980 Recognizing: The judgment of previous occurrence. Psychological Review, 87, 252-71.
  • 1982 Simulating amnesic symptoms in normals. Science, 218, 1243-4.
  • 1984 Cohabitation in the cognitive sciences. In W. Kintsch, J. R. Miller and P. G. Polson (eds), Method and Tactics in Cognitive Science. Erlbaum.
  • 1984 Mind and Body. Norton.
  • 1985 Cognitive Psychology: An Essay in Cognitive Science. Erlbaum.