Edward B. Titchener

1867 - 1927

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Edward Bradford Titchener (11 January 1867 – 3 August 1927) was an English psychologist who studied under Wilhelm Wundt for several years. Titchener is best known for creating his version of psychology that described the structure of the mind: structuralism. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward B. Titchener has received more than 314,473 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Edward B. Titchener is the 70th most popular psychologist (up from 81st in 2019), the 738th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 921st in 2019) and the 4th most popular British Psychologist.

Edward B. Titchener is most famous for his work in psychology and the study of consciousness. Titchener created the term "structuralism" to describe his theory that the mind is made up of a series of elements that are organized in a hierarchy.

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Among psychologists, Edward B. Titchener ranks 70 out of 182. Before him are Martin Seligman, Bruno Bettelheim, Timothy Leary, G. Stanley Hall, Nise da Silveira, and Otto Rank. After him are David Wechsler, Mary Ainsworth, Paul Watzlawick, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Stanislav Grof, and William Stern.

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Among people born in 1867, Edward B. Titchener ranks 32Before him are Stanley Baldwin, Rubén Darío, Alexander Parvus, Władysław Reymont, Umberto Giordano, and Kurt Eisner. After him are Sakichi Toyoda, Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony, Vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Eugen Sandow, Ignacy Mościcki, and Leo Jogiches. Among people deceased in 1927, Edward B. Titchener ranks 16Before him are Jerome K. Jerome, Houston Stewart Chamberlain, Hugo Ball, Andranik, Georg Brandes, and Kang Youwei. After him are Adolph Joffe, Paul Sérusier, Wilhelm Johannsen, Giuseppe Moscati, Enrique Simonet, and Gösta Mittag-Leffler.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward B. Titchener ranks 738 out of 6,924. Before him are Willibrord (658), Eleanor Marx (1855), Susan Boyle (1961), Terence Stamp (1938), John Paul Jones (1946), and Bernard Cornwell (1944). After him are Peter Cushing (1913), Lady Margaret Beaufort (1443), Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood (1897), Desmond Morris (1928), Edmund Tudor, Duke of Somerset (1499), and Princess Charlotte of Wales (1796).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among psychologists born in United Kingdom, Edward B. Titchener ranks 4Before him are John Bowlby (1907), Raymond Cattell (1905), and Donald Winnicott (1896). After him are Charles Spearman (1863), Ernest Jones (1879), R. D. Laing (1927), William McDougall (1871), Frederic Bartlett (1886), Havelock Ellis (1859), Alexander Bain (1818), and Brenda Milner (1918).