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Great Psychologists

Great psychologists include famous psychoanalysts like Freud and Jung as well as lesser known psychiatrists. Learn how great psychologists have contributed to our knowledge of psychology.

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Freud, Sigmund

Freud, Sigmund (1856-1939), the Austrian physician who founded psychoanalysis.


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