Edward B. Titchener

Titchener, Edward Bradford

Edward Bradford Titchener (tĬch´ənər), 1867–1927, American psychologist, b. Chichester, England, grad. Oxford, 1890. He studied in Leipzig (Ph.D. 1892) under Wundt (whose Principles of Physiological Psychology he translated), and in 1892 he became head of the new psychological laboratory at Cornell, where he was research professor from 1910. His works include Experimental Psychology (2 vol., 1901–5), Lectures on the Elementary Psychology of Feeling and Attention (1908), and Systematic Psychology (1929).

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FREE! The Primer of Psychology
Edward Bradford Titchener.
The Macmillan Company, 1899 (Revised edition)
FREE! Lectures on the Experimental Psychology of the Thought- Processes
Edward Bradford Titchener.
Macmillan, 1909
FREE! A Text-Book of Psychology
Edward Bradford Titchener.
Macmillan, 1910
FREE! A Beginner's Psychology
Edward Bradford Titchener.
Macmillan, 1915
Systematic Psychology: Prolegomena
Edward Bradford Titchener.
The Macmillan Company, 1929
Portraits of Pioneers in Psychology
Gregory A. Kimble; Michael Wertheimer; Charlotte White.
American Psychological Association, 1991
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 7 "E. B. Titchener on Scientific Psychology and Technology"
Fifty Key Thinkers in Psychology
Noel Sheehy.
Routledge, 2004
Librarian’s tip: "Titchener, Edward Bradford (1867-1927)" begins on p. 224
Psychologist at Large: An Autobiography and Selected Essays
Edwin G. Boring.
Basic Books, 1961
Librarian’s tip: "Edward Bradford Titchener: 1867-1927" begins on p. 246
Topics in the History of Psychology
Gregory A. Kimble; Kurt Schlesinger.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, vol.1, 1985
Librarian’s tip: "The Roots of American Structuralism" begins on p. 262
The Science of Behavior and the Image of Man
Isidor Chein.
Basic Books, 1972
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "E. B. Titchener, the Behaviorist Revolution, and the Qualities of Experience"
Methods in Social Science: A Case Book
Stuart A. Rice.
University of Chicago Press, 1931
Librarian’s tip: "Analysis 5: Structural Psychology and the Psychology of Gestalt: The Methods of E. B. Titchener Compared with Those of K. Koffka, W. Kohler, and M. Wertheimer" begins on p. 109
The Compromised Scientist: William James in the Development of American Psychology
Daniel W. Bjork.
Columbia University Press, 1983
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Four "The Uncompromised Scientist: Edward Bradford Titchener"
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