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Karl Bühler (1233)

Interests
General, developmental, personality and social, philosophical and theoretical, humanistic.
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
German
Born
1879, Meckesheim, Germany
Died
1963, Los Angeles, California
Short Biography
Karl Ludwig Bühler (27 May 1879 – 24 October 1963) was a German psychologist and linguist. In psychology he is known for his work in gestalt psychology, and he was one of the founders of the Würzburg tradition of Psychology. In linguistics he is known ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • MD University of Freiburg, 1903
  • PhD University of Strasbourg, 1904
Appointments & Honors
  • Editorial Board, The Journal of General Psychology, 1928-64
  • Hon. President, 16th International Congress in Psychology, 1960
  • Wilhelm Wundt Medal, 1960
Principal Publications
  • 1907 Tatsachen und Probleme zu einer Psychologie der Denkvorgange. I: Uber Gendanken. Arch. Psychologie, 9.
  • 1908 II: Uber Gedenkenzusammenhange. Arch. Psychologie 12; III: Uber Gedenkenerinnerungen. Arch. Psycho/ogie 12.
  • 1927 Die Krise der Psychologie. Fisher.
  • 1934 Ausdruckspsychologie. Fisher.
  • 1952 The skywise and neighbours' navigation of ants and bees. Acta Psychologie 8, 225-63.
  • 1953 The breathing factor in scent trails of animals. Jahrbuchfur Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 1, 479-83.
  • 1954 Essentials of contact navigation. Acta Psychologica, 10, 278-316.
  • 1954 Human distance orientation (discussion with reference to Columbus and Lindbergh). Jahrbuch fur Psychologie und Psychotherapie, 2, 242-58.
  • 1958 Menschen und Tiere. Hans Huber.