Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences

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White, Robert W.

  • Norman Francis WattEmail author
  • John Stewart McGovern
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-28099-8_2078-3

Abstract

This is a memoir on the life and work of Robert W. White, who lived in the twentieth century, but in a larger sense, it is a story of the birth of an historic movement (psychodynamic theory) initiated in the midst of a World War but destined to have everlasting significance for the study and understanding of human personality.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of DenverDenverUSA
  2. 2.Duke UniversityDurhamUSA

Section editors and affiliations

  • Christopher J. Holden
    • 1
  1. 1.Western Carolina UniversityCullowheeUSA