Psychological Analysis: Not Introspection Simpliciter

  • Christian BeenfeldtEmail author
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Philosophy book series (BRIEFSPHILOSOPH)


If Titchener, as we argued above, rejected so many sources of important insight and areas of crucial practical application of psychology, did he at least have the benefit of psychological data derived from introspection? The present claim is that he did not. Despite the many calls for experimental introspection, Titchener had little regard for what we today would recognize as introspection.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Media, Cognition and CommunicationUniversity of CopenhagenCopenhagenDenmark

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