Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology: Volume III

Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology: Volume IIIOver the past century, various men and women have forged psychology into a dynamic science, leaving behind a rich legacy of innovative research and theoretical perspectives. The volumes in the Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology series chronicle the lives of these giants in the field and outline their influences on psychology today. The aim of this book is to promote psychology's appreciation of these sometimes neglected giants in the field. Through the examination of these individuals, the readers will come to understand specific schools, fields and perspectives in psychology, and will gain an appreciation of how psychology has evolved, in both methodology and focus, over the years.