Mary Whiton Calkins (1863–1930)

  title={Mary Whiton Calkins (1863–1930)},
  author={L. Furumoto},
  journal={Psychology of Women Quarterly},
  pages={55 - 68}
  • L. Furumoto
  • Published 1 September 1980
  • Psychology of Women Quarterly
Mary Whiton Calkins (1863–1930) was fourteenth President of the American Psychological Association, invented the paired-associate technique, founded an early psychological laboratory, and developed a system of self-psychology. Her eminence as a psychologist and a scholar was widely acknowledged and she was the recipient of two honorary degrees. Calkins published prolifically in both psychology and philosophy, moving away from psychology into philosophy during the latter half of her career. Both… Expand