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PSYC 422 History of Psychology in Context: Professional Societies

A resource guide for the History and Systems of Psychology course

William James

William James, author of Principles of Psychology


Professional Societies


Society for the History of Psychology

An international organization of scholars, teachers, and members whose interests and scholarship are concerned with understanding the historical events and important people who have shaped the development of psychological thought and practice.

Ruth Howard

Ruth Howard, one of the first African American women to earn a Ph.D. in psychology (1934)