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About Erik Erikson
Erik Erikson was a German-born psychologist that is remembered for his theory on psychosocial development.
Erik is best known for creating the phrase “identity crisis” as well as his theory on psychosocial development. Erik was a professor at Harvard and Yale but lacked even a bachelors degree. He was primarily self-educated but did hold 2 diplomas. Sigmund Freud’s daughter was the one credited with seeing Erik’s potential and pushing him to go into the field of psychoanalytics.
Erik was married to a fellow psychologist, Joan Erikson, and they had one son, Kai Erikson. Kai is a well-known sociologist.
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Famous quotes by Erik Erikson
Children love and want to be loved and they very much prefer the joy of accomplishment to the triumph of hateful failure. Do not mistake a child for his symptom.Erik Erikson
Erik Erikson's Popularity
Erik Erikson was a famous German psychoanalyst, who was born on June 15, 1902. As a person born on this date, Erik Erikson is listed in our database as the 22nd most popular celebrity for the day (June 15) and the 5th most popular for the year (1902).
People born on June 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Erik Erikson is the 554th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Erik Erikson's birthday, Erik Erikson is the 45th most famous German and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
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