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Wertheimer, Michael

Overview
Works: 72 works in 344 publications in 2 languages and 12,052 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Other, Collaborator, Collector
Classifications: BF109.A1, B
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Most widely held works by Michael Wertheimer
Portraits of pioneers in psychology by Gregory A Kimble ( Book )
26 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in English and held by 1,855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Utilizing an informal, sometimes humorous style of writing, this book brings to life 16 developmental psychologists who made a significant contribution to their field. Written by noted scholars, each chapter provides a glimpse into the personal and scholarly lives of these innovative ""pioneers"". Some of the chapters are based on the contributor's personal acquaintance with a pioneer allowing for the introduction of previously unavailable information. Suggested Readings allow readers to delve deeper into the material and a tabular list of subjects and authors helps instructors sup
A brief history of psychology by Michael Wertheimer ( Book )
43 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This brief, inexpensive text offers the utmost in flexibility in teaching the history of psychology. Used as a stand-alone text or with readers, this engaging book is noted for its analysis of the scientific and philosophical emergence of the field. Readers appreciate the book's balanced coverage of experimental, applied, and clinical psychology, as well as the clear and succinct presentation of the field's major events and schools of thought. This edition features an expanded pedagogical program with bolded terms, a complete glossary, more illustrations, and web-based instructional materia
Portraits of pioneers in psychology ( )
9 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portraits of pioneers in psychology by Michael Wertheimer ( )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This third volume in a series devoted to luminaries in the history of psychology--features chapter authors who are themselves highly visible and eminent scholars. They provide glimpses of the giants who shaped modern cognitive and behavioral science, and shed new light on their contributions and personalities, often with a touch of humor or whimsy and with fresh personal insights. The animated style, carefully selected details, and lively perspective make the people, ideas, and controversies in the history of psychology come alive. The fields touched on in this and other volumes cove
Readings in perception by David C Beardslee ( Book )
13 editions published between 1958 and 1967 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portraits of pioneers in psychology ( )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction to psychological research by William Abbott Scott ( Book )
15 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A psycholinguistic experiment in foreign-language teaching by George A. C Scherer ( Book )
15 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portraits of pioneers in psychology ( )
7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of psychology : a guide to information sources by Wayne Viney ( Book )
7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychologie / Geschichte / Bibliographie
Confrontation: psychology and the problems of today by Michael Wertheimer ( Book )
9 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Max Wertheimer & Gestalt theory by D. Brett King ( Book )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The ideas of Max Wertheimer (1880-1943), a founder of Gestalt theory are discussed in almost all general books on the history of psychology, and in most introductory textbooks on psychology. This biography of Wertheimer is the first book-length treatment of a scholar whose ideas are recognized as of central importance to fields as varied as social psychology, cognitive neuroscience, problem solving, art, and visual neuroscience." "King and Wertheimer trace the origins of Gestalt thought, demonstrating its continuing importance in fifteen chapters and several supplements to these chapters." "This biography will be of interest to psychologists and readers interested inscience, modern European history, and the Holocaust."--BOOK JACKET
Psychology teacher's resource book : first course ( Book )
11 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This Resource Book is a third edition of Program on the Teaching of Psychology in the Secondary School: Final Report, published by the American Psychological Association in December 1970. The text includes reviews of introductory textbooks; books of readings; laboratory manuals; suggested psychological periodicals for high schools; recommended supplementary readings; suggested audiovisual materials; reference materials; instruments and supplies for teaching and research; and addresses of relevant national organizations. Also included are chapters discussing ways to "put it all together" in the classroom, and ethics involved in the teaching of psychology in high schools. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Fundamental issues in psychology by Michael Wertheimer ( Book )
7 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No small part : a history of regional organizations in American psychology ( Book )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2009 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychology's evolution, from its consolidation as an independent science in the early 1900s to the rapid post-World War II expansion and proliferation of specialties, can be traced through the histories of regional associations in the US. This book brings together for the first time the histories of these organizations, presenting and analyzing a wealth of previously unavailable archival information. /// With a focus on the educational goals that these organizations promote for both newcomers to psychology and seasoned professionals, information on the founding, bylaws, meetings, programs, and membership comes alive in the context of trends and transformations in American psychology. These histories not only chart past progress but provide a unique perspective for understanding the issues that unify and divide psychology today. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Productive thinking by Max Wertheimer ( Book )
27 editions published between 1959 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teaching psychology in secondary schools by Richard A Kasschau ( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychology; a brief introduction ( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychology and the problems of today ( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On perceived motion and figural organization by Max Wertheimer ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two seminal articles by a founder of the Gestalt school of psychology, newly translated and accompanied by essays that connect his work to current research
 
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English (238)
German (1)
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