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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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Horney, Karen

Horney, Karen (Danielsen) (1885-1952), a United States psychoanalyst. Disagreeing with Sigmund Freud's teachings, she held that anxiety and neurosis are caused by environmental and cultural factors in conflict with the individual's drive towards self-realization.


 Freud, Anna

Anna Freud was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Anna Freud. See more »

Freud, Sigmund

 Freud, Sigmund

Sigmund Freud was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Sigmund Freud. See more »

 Fromm, Erich

Erich Fromm was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Erich Fromm. See more »

 Horney, Karen

Karen Horney was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Karen Horney. See more »

 Baldwin, James Mark

James Mark Baldwin was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about James Mark Baldwin. See more »

 Binet, Alfred

Alfred Binet was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Alfred Binet. See more »

 Jastrow, Joseph

Joseph Jastrow was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Joseph Jastrow. See more »

 Judd, Charles Hubbard

Charles Hubbard Judd was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Charles Hubbard Judd. See more »

 Koffka, Kurt

Kurt Koffka was a psychologist who contributed to our knowledge of psychology . Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Kurt Koffka. See more »