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Wilhelm Wundt is considered the "father" of psychology and opened the first psychological laboratory at the University of Leipzig, in Germany.
Kenneth Clark & Mamie Phipps Clark conduct studies of detrimental effects of racial segregation on African American children's self esteem, declaring that segrated schools is unconstitutional
Structuralism: analyzing basic elements and conscious mental experience
Functionalism: study of mental processes and adapting to enivronments
Psychoanalysis: theory on human behavior based on experience throughout life
Behaviorism: observable, measurable behavior that is appropriate to the subject matter of pyschiological study
Gestalt: emphasis on the way individuals perceive objects and patterns
Humanistic Psychology: focus on uniqueness of human beings
Cognitive: active participants in their environment, studies mental processes, such as memory, problem solving, reasoning, decision making, perception, language, and other forms of cognition
John B. Watson
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