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Dynamics of Behavior

reviewed by Edward Joseph Shoben, Jr. - 1959

coverTitle: Dynamics of Behavior
Author(s): Robert S. Woodworth
Publisher: John Wiley, New York
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This broad-gauged theory of behavior would be noteworthy if it were only a demonstration of how the intellect of Professor Woodworth, the doyen of American experimental psychologists, has been ripened by over sixty years of professional experience and how his vigor has been facilitated by his dedication to his science. Happily, it is much more than an illustration of how certain senior citizens can themselves tackle the problem of aging. Dynamics of Behavior is clearly not a revision of Woodworth's Dynamic Psychology of 1918. A product of continuous and searching thought by a man who has consistently held a position of leadership in his field, the book evolved from a course offered at Columbia University, changing almost annually, for forty years. Its final form was determined in part by the author's attempt to supplement his Experimental Psychology, revised in 1954 with Harold Schlosberg, and to cover the relevant literature published since... (preview truncated at 150 words.)

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 60 Number 6, 1959, p. 352-352
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 4411, Date Accessed: 5/27/2020 11:38:53 PM

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