Bühler, Karl

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Name
Bühler, Karl Gender: M
born on 27 May 1879 at 19:30 (= 7:30 PM )
Place Meckesheim, Germany, 49n19, 8e49
Timezone LMT m8e49 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 06°04' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 21°11 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 03°14'



Biography

German psychiatrist, psychologist and linguist. In psychology he is known for his work in gestalt psychology, and he was one of the founders of the Würzburg tradition of Psychology. In linguistics he is known for his Organon model of communication and his treatment of deixis as a linguistic phenomenon. He was the dissertation advisor of Karl Popper. His wife was the well-known psychologist Charlotte Bühler.

After serving in the German Army during World War I, Bühler was named professor of psychiatry at the University of Vienna in 1922. He was forced to flee to Norway in 1938, and he reached the United States in 1939, residing there until his death. While there he expanded his paper of 1907 into a book, Facts and Problems of the Psychology of the Thought Process.

In 1959 Karl Bühler was honored with the Wilhelm-Wundt-Medal of the German Society of Psychology.

He died 24 October 1963, Los Angeles.

Events

Source Notes

Dr. Arno Muller quotes B.C.

Categories

  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Psychiatrist
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Psychologist
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession