People classified with "Psychologist"

Total Cataloged: 6

Henry Riecken
Author
Henry W. Riecken Jr. (1917-2012) received his doctorate from Harvard University in 1950, having studied in the Department of Social Relations, which enjoyed a well-known relationship with the Department of Psychology. A thought leader, and a follower and booster of...

Occupation(s): Psychologist
Specialty(ies): Social Psychology
Contributions catalogued: 1
Stanley Schachter
Stanley Schachter
Stanley Schachter (1922 - 1997) was an American social psychologist, who is perhaps best known for his development of the two factor theory of emotion in 1962 along with Jerome E. Singer. In his theory he states that emotions have...

Occupation(s): Psychologist
Specialty(ies): Social Psychology
Contributions catalogued: 1
James Flynn
James Flynn
James R. Flynn is Professor Emeritus at the University of Otago (New Zealand), recipient of the University's Gold Medal for Distinguished Career Research. As a psychologist, he is best known for the Flynn Effect, the discovery of massive IQ gains...

Occupation(s): Historian, Social Critic, Psychologist
Specialty(ies): Social Demographics
Contributions catalogued: 6
Steven Pinker
Steven Pinker
Steven Pinker is one of the world's leading authorities on language and the mind. His popular and highly praised books include The Stuff of Thought, The Blank Slate, Words and Rules, How the Mind Works, and The Language Instinct. The...

Occupation(s): Psychologist, Social Critic, Linguist
Specialty(ies): Social Commentary
Contributions catalogued: 14
Jordan Peterson
Jordan Peterson
Dr. Jordan B. Peterson is a professor of psychology at the University of Toronto, a clinical psychologist and the author of the multi-million copy bestseller 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos, #1 for nonfiction in 2018 in the...

Occupation(s): Educator, Philosopher, Psychologist
Specialty(ies): Social Commentary
Contributions catalogued: 2