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History and Modern Systems of Psychology

Psychological & Brain Sciences 4651 - Spring 2021

An introduction to the history of psychology. This course begins with a brief consideration of forces leading to the development of psychology in the mid-1800s. It then examines the birth of modern psychology in Germany and the schools of psychology that emerged early in the 20th century. Newer orientations and ideas are considered in the final segment of the course. We also consider the impact of psychology on American public life during the 20th century. Prerequisite: Psych 100B, junior or senior standing, and 6 units of advanced home-based psychology courses.
Course Attributes: EN HAS HUMFA HUM

Section 01

History and Modern Systems of Psychology
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