Edward Thorndike Rank
Edward Thorndike Rank
Famous quotes by Edward Thorndike
From the lowest animals of which we can affirm intelligence up to man this type of intellect is found.Edward Thorndike
Human beings are accustomed to think of intellect as the power of having and controlling ideas and of ability to learn as synonymous with ability to have ideas. But learning by having ideas is really one of the rare and isolated events in nature.Edward Thorndike
Human education is concerned with certain changes in the intellects, characters and behavior of men, its problems being roughly included under these four topics: Aims, materials, means and methods.Edward Thorndike
Human folk are as a matter of fact eager to find intelligence in animals.Edward Thorndike
Just as the science and art of agriculture depend upon chemistry and botany, so the art of education depends upon physiology and psychology.Edward Thorndike
Psychology is the science of the intellects, characters and behavior of animals including man.Edward Thorndike
The real difference between a man's scientific judgments about himself and the judgment of others about him is he has added sources of knowledge.Edward Thorndike
There is no reasoning, no process of inference or comparison there is no thinking about things, no putting two and two together there are no ideas - the animal does not think of the box or of the food or of the act he is to perform.Edward Thorndike
Edward Thorndike's Popularity
Edward Thorndike was a famous American psychologist, who was born on August 31, 1874. As a person born on this date, Edward Thorndike is listed in our database as the 48th most popular celebrity for the day (August 31) and the 14th most popular for the year (1874).
People born on August 31 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Edward Thorndike is the 1509th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Edward Thorndike's birthday, Edward Thorndike is the 9928th most famous American.
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