A Narrative History of Experimental Social Psychology presents lengthy and intensive interviews with the contemporary scientists that founded and shaped the field of social psychology. The story of social psychology is told through the autobiographical narratives of leading figures, such as Dorwin Cartwright, Harold Kelley, Kurt Back, Robert Krauss, Stanley Schachter, and Leon Festinger. The author traces the beginning of the field from the close-knit group of students around Kurt Lewin to the major research groups responsible for the scientific origins of the discipline. The interviews offer unique insights into the beginnings of the fields and prospects for future trends.The Lewin Tradition Shelley Patnoe. essay on what we are going to do and why we are doing it because otherwise you forget those things.aquot; He believes there is a talent to the running of experiments in a laboratory and that not all people cananbsp;...
|Title||:||A Narrative History of Experimental Social Psychology|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-06-29|