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first female president of both the American psychological association and the American philosophical association
founded the American journal of psychology and in 1892 was appointed as the first president of the APA
established the first psych lab in the US and wrote a textbook for psych even though he was an MD
established that emotions could be conditioned, classical conditioning, only observable behavior worthy of study
used her experimental studies in animal behavior and cognition to present her idea that mental (not just behavioral) events are legitimate and important psychological areas for study in her book, The Animal Mind. this went against the established doctrine in academic psychology that the mental was not observable and therefore not appropriate for serious scientific investigation
hubel and wiesel
co-recipients of the 1981 nobel peace prize in physiology or medicine for their discoveries involving information processing in the visual system
researched the effects of maternal separation on child development- secure vs. insecure attachment
work centers on the nature of elementary associative learning processes, especially as exemplified by Pavlovian conditioning and instrumental training
stages of development- oral, anal, phallic, etc., manifest/latent content of dreams, defense mechanisms
two factor theory- physical reaction and emotional reaction are simultaneous and you have to label it
reports on sexual behaviors; research on human sexuality, foundational to the modern field of sexology, provoked controversy in the 1940s and 1950s
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