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Bluma Zeigarnik (1176)

Pathopsychology, clinical psychology, psychology of personality
1901, Prenai, Russia
1988, Moscow, Russia
Short Biography
Bluma Wulfovna Zeigarnik (Russian: Блю́ма Ву́льфовна Зейга́рник; 9 November 1901 – 24 February 1988) was a Soviet psychologist and psychiatrist, a member of Berlin School of experimental psychology and Vygotsky Circle. She discovered the Zeigarnik effect ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
  • Berlin University, graduated 1927
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor, Department of Psychology, Moscow State University, 1959-88
  • D Pedagogical Sciences (on Psychology), Moscow State University, 1959
  • Winner of Lomonosov Prize and Kurt Levin Award, 1983
Principal Publications
  • 1965 The Pathology of Thought. Consultants Bureau.
  • 1971 Personality and Pathology of Activity. Moscow University Press (in Russian).
  • 1972 Experimental Abnormal Psychology. Plenum.
  • 1973 Foundation of Pathopsychology. Moscow University Press (in Russian).
  • 1976 Pathopsychology. Moscow University Press (in Russian).
  • 1982 Theory of Personality in Foreign Psychology. Moscow University Press (in Russian).