Henry A. Murray (1893-1988)

@article{Smith1990HenryAM,
  title={Henry A. Murray (1893-1988)},
  author={M. Brewster Smith},
  journal={Journal of Humanistic Psychology},
  year={1990},
  volume={30},
  pages={13 - 6}
}
  • M. Smith
  • Published 1 January 1990
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Humanistic Psychology
Henry A. (Harry) Murray, organizer and primary author of Explorations in Personality = = w (Murray et al., 1938) and, with his long-time partner and collaborator Christiana Morgan, deviser of the Thematic Apperception Test (TAT), was a humanistic psychologist on the grand scale. Since he felt alienated from the irrationalistic, antiscientific aspects of the humanistic psychology movement when it became substantially captured by the counterculture of the 1960s, and therefore limited his… 

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