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17th-19th century

Branch of broader discipline of philosophy- experimental psychology

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1879

Wilhelm Wundt
First experimental lab in Germany
Psychology as own distinct discipline in its own right

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1900s

Signing Fruend
Psychodynamic approach established, emphasised influence of the unconscious mind on the behaviour

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1913

John B Watson
Behaviourist views with skinners later contributions establishes the behaviourist approach

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1950s

Carl Rogers and Abraham Maslow
Humanistic approach emphasise the importance of free will

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1960s

The cognitive revolution came with the introduction of the digital computer, the cognitive approach reintroduces the study of mental processes

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1960#

Albert Bandura proposes the social learning theory

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1960s

The biological approach establishes as the dominant scientific perspective in psychology

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21st century

Cognitive neuroscience emerges bringing together the cognitive and biological approaches