Who Am I History of Psychology Exam 3

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psychology used this to persuade people that psychology was just as legitimate, scientific, and essential as the more established sciences
language of medicine
I was fired from Columbia University in 1917 for writing letters protesting the draft
James Cattell
believed to be related to intelligence
vital capacity
started the world's first psychology clinic
lightener witmer
evidence shows that IQ differences are
found that both the Clark School of Religious Psychology and the Journal of Religious Psychology
G Stanley Hall
invented a test of the intelligence quotient (IQ)
lewis terman
watson's behaviorism deliberately declare war as a protest against
structuralism and functionalism
coined the term 'mental testing'
james cattell
the first person to apply psychology to personnel selection, management and advertising
walter dill scott
surgically diverted gland so saliva could be collected outside dog's cheek
psychologists described the people they tested as
became one of the first American psychologists to stress quantification ranking and stress
James Cattell
primarily responsible for bringing Freud to America for his famous series of lectures in 1909
G Stanley Hall
developed the first truly psychological test of mental ability
alfred binet
one of the most controversial things about the IQ test
racial difference in intelligence
founded first psychological consulting company
walter dill scott
witmer thought that some of the school problems he saw could have
physical basis
urged psychologists to aid war effort during WWI
robert yerkes
most prominent female psychologist in the english speaking world
anne anastasi
one of the founders of the AAUP
James Cattell
developed the draw a man test
florence goodenough
why was witmer's appraoch quickly adopted by others
because it worked
one of the reasons applied psychology was popular
this advanced the clinical psychology movement
WWII in 1941
made a presentation of APA that showed how the knee jerk reflex became conditioned to stimulus other than the hammer tap
EB Twitmyer
first president of Clark University
G Stanley Hall
an investigation of the effects of the physical work environment
Hawthorne studies
in order to re-gain the public trust, testing psychologists borrowed terms from
medicine and engineering
in 1913, this country had more of the world's leading psychologists than any other country
United States
largest employer of psychologists in the US
Veterans Administration
started the first psychology lab in the US
G Stanley Hall
in 1896, he opened the first psychology clinic but not the same as today's clinical psychology
lightener witmer
one of Hall's students, worked with mentally retarted children at the Vineland School
henry goddard
first to use the word 'behavior'
charles turner
discriminated against for being a woman in business and in publishing. also promoted time and motion analysis as a technique to improve job performance
lilian gilbreth
after attending several colleges, they read Wundt's book and became the first to receive a PhD in psychology in the US
G Stanley Hall
developed the infant intelligence scale
psyche cattell
referred to Hall as 'queerest mixture of biggnes and pettiness I ever knew'
William James
became a big business with lots of opportunity for applied psychology
compulsory education