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Boring, Edwin G. (1886–1968)

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Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0138

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

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Staff 2010. Boring, Edwin G. (1886–1968). Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1.

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  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2010


Edwin G. Boring studied psychology at Cornell University under the Structuralist, E. B. Titchener, and he received his doctorate in 1914. He went to Clark University in 1919 and moved to Harvard in 1922; he remained there for the rest of his career as a general experimental psychologist. He influenced many generations of students through his teaching of the introductory course in psychology at Harvard.