2. Granville Stanley Hall and the Founding of Developmental Psychology

  1. Dennis Thompson,
  2. John D. Hogan and
  3. Philip M. Clark

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444355277.ch2

Developmental Psychology in Historical Perspective

Developmental Psychology in Historical Perspective

How to Cite

Thompson, D., Hogan, J. D. and Clark, P. M. (2012) Granville Stanley Hall and the Founding of Developmental Psychology, in Developmental Psychology in Historical Perspective, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444355277.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405167475

Online ISBN: 9781444355277

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Keywords:

  • Hall, and developmental psychology;
  • Hall's theoretical approach;
  • child study movement;
  • compulsory education;
  • special courts, for the young;
  • “new” psychology, raising a child;
  • questionnaire research;
  • Pedagogical Seminary, child study;
  • Freud's visit, and psychoanalysis;
  • Hall, and aging as a phase of life

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Child Study Movement

  • Early Research: From Johns Hopkins to Clark University

  • The Questionnaire Method

  • Compulsory Education

  • Adolescence

  • The Birth and Death of the Children's Institute

  • The Freud Visit

  • The Final Years

  • Students and Influence

  • References