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The sane positivist; a biography of Edward L. Thorndike,

Author: Geraldine Jonçich Clifford
Publisher: Middletown, Conn., Wesleyan University Press [1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Jonçich, Geraldine M.
Sane positivist.
Middletown, Conn., Wesleyan University Press [1968]
(OCoLC)565337428
Online version:
Jonçich, Geraldine M.
Sane positivist.
Middletown, Conn., Wesleyan University Press [1968]
(OCoLC)609647028
Named Person: Edward L Thorndike; Edward L Thorndike; Edward L Thorndike
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine Jonçich Clifford
OCLC Number: 191701
Description: 634 pages illustrations, portraits 24 cm
Contents: Origins-in time and place --
I think I was always grown up --
The Wesleyan years and intellectual independence --
At Harvard, 1895-1897 --
Five hundred bones and a jail bird: the Columbia year --
The thesis: a classic in psychology --
Becoming a teacher of psychology and pedagogy --
The setting for a successful story: teachers college --
Ned needs a wife --
The ascent of a fledgling professor --
Writing the early books --
Monkeys and Latinists: The higher animals and the higher learning --
All that exists can be measured --
Individualism, heredity, and determinism --
Learning- in three volumes --
A common-sense patriot in wartime --
Practical psychology: tests, textbooks, and teaching methods --
Throndike as a behaviorist --
The professional man --
The institute-more time for research --
The best and the worst of life, 1925-1935 --
Sabron: a theory of learning, reconsidered and reaffirmed --
Psychology and social engineering --
Whatever happened to educational science --
I am a tired, old man.
Responsibility: by Geraldine Jonçich.

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