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Hugo Münsterberg (1286)

Interests
Experimental, industrial and organizational, philosophical and theoretical, psychology and the arts, psychology and the law, psychotherapy
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
Prussian
Born
1863, Danzig, East Prussia
Died
1916, Danzig, East Prussia
Short Biography
Hugo Münsterberg (June 1, 1863 – December 16, 1916) was a German-American psychologist. He was one of the pioneers in applied psychology, extending his research and theories to Industrial/Organizational (I/O), legal, medical, clinical, educational and ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • PhD University of Leipzig, 1885
  • MD University of Heidelberg, 1887
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor, University of Freiburg, 1887-92
  • President, APA, 1898
  • Hon. AM, Harvard University, 1901
  • Hon. LLD, Washington University, St Louis, 1904
  • International Congress of Arts and Sciences at St Louis, 1904
  • Hon. LittD, Lafayette College, 1907
  • President, American Philosophical Association, 1908
  • Exchange Professor, University of Berlin, 1910
  • President, AAAS
  • Vice-President, Washington Academy of Sciences
  • Vice-President, International Philosophical Congress at Heidelberg
  • Editor, Harvard Psychological Studies
Principal Publications
  • 1894 Studies from the Harvard psychological laboratory: I. Memory, attention and psychophysics. Psychological Review, 1, 34-60.
  • 1894 The motor power of ideas. Psychological Review, 1, 441-53.
  • 1894 The localisation of sound. Psychological Review, 1, 461-76.
  • 1899 Psychology and history. Psychological Review, 6, 1-31.
  • 1900 Psychological atomism. Psychological Review, 7, 1-17.
  • 1903 The position of psychology in the system of knowledge. Psychological Monographs, 4, 17, 641-54.
  • 1904 The Americans. Mc Clure Philips.
  • 1908 On the Witness Stand. Doubleday.
  • 1909 The Eternal Values. Houghton Mifflin.
  • 1915 Psychology General and Applied. Appleton.
  • 1917 Business Psychology. Extension University.