1. PSYCHOLOGY’S TIMELINE
Name: ___Feng Gao Section:
This activity will take you on a tour through the history of psychology. You will learn how psychology grew out of philosophy and medical physiology, and will become acquainted with some of the pioneers of psychology as a scientific discipline.
Can you think of any famous psychologists from psychology’s history?
Alfred Adler, Mary Ainsworth
The Early History: Philosophers and Scientists
Match each of the philosophers and scientists with their descriptions AND write in the approximate year of their contribution.
__F____ Aristotle (_320 b.c._) 320 b.c. A. British philosopher, empiricist
__B___ Darwin (1830__) 360 b.c. B. Greek philosopher, nativist
__E___ Descartes (_1600_) 1600 C. British biologist
___D__ Helmholz (1860__) 1700 D. German physiologist
__C___ Locke (_1700_) 1830 E. French philosopher, nativist, and
___B___ Plato (_360B.C._) 1860 F. Greek philosopher, empiricist
Pioneers of Psychology
Match each of the pioneers of psychology with their descriptions AND write in the approximate year of their main contribution.
__1895____ Calkins (__G____) 1879 A. Studied memory
__1855_ Ebbinghaus (__A___) 1882 B. First psychotherapy
__1900____ Freud (_B_____) 1885 C. First lab in USA
__1888____ Hall (____E__) 1888 D. Used introspection
__1882____ James (__C____) 1890 E. First comprehensive textbook
__1890____ Titchener (__D____) 1895 F. First psychology laboratory
__1879____ Wundt (___F___) 1900 G. First woman president of APA
20th Century Psychology
Match each of the key contributors with their descriptions AND write in the approximate year of their main contribution.
__G____ Chomsky (__1910____)1905 A. Studied learning in cats
__C____ Maslow (___1905___)1910 B. First woman PhD
___D___ Pavlov (_1915__) 1915 C. Discovered conditioning
__F____ Piaget (___1940___) 1920 D. Founded...