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Abraham Maslow (1537)

Interests
Abnormal psychology, human motivation, personality
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1908, New York City, USA
Died
1970, Menlo Park, California, USA
Short Biography
Abraham Harold Maslow (/ˈmæzloʊ/; April 1, 1908 – June 8, 1970) was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA, 1930, MA, 1931, PhD, 1934 University of Wisconsin, Madison
Appointments & Honors
  • Department of Psychology: Columbia Teachers College, 1935-7, Brooklyn College, 1937-51, Brandeis University, 1951-69
  • Carnegie Teaching Fellowship, 1935-7
  • President, Massachusetts Psychological Association, 1960-2
  • President, New England Psychological Association, 1962-3
  • President, APA, 1967
  • Humanist of the Year Award, American Humanist Association, 1967
  • Laughlin Foundation Fellowship, 1969-70
  • Hon. Dr, Xavier University, Cincinnati
  • Founded, Eupsychian Management: A Journal
Principal Publications
  • 1937 Chapter on cross-cultural psychology. Ross Stagner (ed), In The Psychology of Personality.
  • 1941 Principles of Abnormal Psychology. Harper and Row (with B. Mittelman). (Rev. edn, 1951.)
  • 1942 The Social Personality Inventory: A Test for Self Esteem in Women. Consulting Psychologists Press.
  • 1943 A theory of human motivation. Psychological Review, 50, 370-96.
  • 1943 The dynamics of personality organization I and IL Psychological Review, 50, 541-58.
  • 1951 Volunteer-error in the Kinsey study, co- authored with J. Sakoda. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 47, 259-62.
  • 1954 Motivation and Personality. Harper and Row. (Rev. edn, 1970.)
  • 1959 New Knowledge in Human Values. Harper and Row.
  • 1962 Toward a Psychology of Being. Van Nostrand. (2nd edn, 1968.)
  • 1964 Religion, Values and Peak Experiences (Lectures). Ohio State University Press.
  • 1965 Eupsychian Management: A Journal. Irwin.
  • 1966 The Psychology of Science: A Reconnaissance. Harper and Row.
  • 1971 The Farther Reaches of Human Nature. Viking.