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|psychologists name||During||Nationality||Known for|
|Abraham Maslow||1908-1970||United States||Hierarchy of Needs|
|Alfred Adler||1870-1937||Austrian||Individual Psychology|
|Albert Bandura||1925||United States||work on familial antecedents of social behavior|
|Carl Rogers||1902-1987||United States||The Person-centered approach|
|David Hume||1711-1776||Scotland||Notable ideas Problem of causation|
|E. Thorndike - Connectionism||1874-1949||United States||Father of modern educational psychology|
|Elizabeth Loftus||1944||United States||Studies of human memory|
|Franz Anton Mesmer||1734-1815||German||animal magnetism|
|Frederick Perls||1893-1970||German||He coined the term 'Gestalt Therapy' for the approach to therapy|
|George Herbert Meade||1863-1931||United States||regarded as one of the founders of social psychology.|
|Hans J. Eysenck||1916-1997||German||Eysenck's model of personality|
|James Braid||1795-1860||Scottish||influential pioneer of hypnotism and hypnotherapy|
|Judith Rich Harris||1938||United States||the author of The Nurture Assumption|
|Rollo May||1909-1994||United States||founder and faculty member of Saybrook Graduate School|
|Rotter - Kulian B.||1916||United States||social learning theory|
|Thurstone, L. L||1887-1955||United States||Multiple Factor Analysis|