Psychology Ch 1

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Psychology Ch 1
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  1. Franz Gall
    one of the earliest theories that behavior, intellect, and even personality might be linked to brain anatomy
  2. Pierre Flourens
    studied functions of the major sections of the brain by xtirpation on rabbits and pigenos
  3. William James
    • father of American psychology┬á
    • functionalism
  4. John Dewey
    believed psychology should focus on the study of the organism as a whole as it functioned to adapt to the environment
  5. Paul Broca
    examined behavioral deficits of people with brain damage
  6. Hermann von Helmhotlz
    was the first to measure the speed of a nerve impulse
  7. Sir Charles Sherrington
    inferred the existence of synapses

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