Psychological history and biographies

Who started the feminist revolution in Psychology?

In this blog we will answer the question Who started the feminist revolution in Psychology and discuss how the women rose to realize their potential, thus breaking the stigma. Who started the feminist revolution in Psychology? Karen Horney was the first one to use term...

Psychological history and biographies

Monte Ralph Rissell (an overview of criminal behaviour)

In this blog post, we will shortly describe the life of Monte Ralph Rissell, who recently has become widely known in the media. We then will describe criminal behaviour and answer the following question: Are criminals born or made? Who is Monte Ralph Rissell? In...

Psychological history and biographies

Who was the first African American to receive a PhD in Psychology in the United States?

In this blog we will answer the question, ‘who was the first African American to receive a phd in psychology in the United States?’ and summarize the efforts that entailed.  Who was the First African American to receive a PhD in Psychology in the United...

Psychological history and biographies

Raymond Cattell & his Personality Theory (The 16PF)

In this article, we will talk about Raymond Cattell’s personality theory and the 16PF personality assessments. You will learn about the 16PF scales and main factors, the reasoning behind Cattell’s theory.  Who was Raymond Cattell? Raymond Cattel was an English psychologist who established an experimental...

Psychological history and biographies

Phineas Gage (His History)

Phineas Gage was a railroad worker who survived a freak accident. When a metal rod blew through his frontal lobe, his personality drastically changed. It was through his accident and experience that scientists uncovered the role of the frontal lobe in the human brain.  In...

Psychological history and biographies

Psychology (A comprehensive Overview)

In this guide, you will know in detail the psychology, different fields of psychology, the profession of psychologist and the type of work psychologist does. Psychology Psychology is the study of mind and behaviour, initially, it was believed that psychology is the study of the...