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Psychology edit

How and when did it emerge ? edit

1800's, From an experiment in Germany by the physiologist Whilhem Wundt but in existed in early Greeks 1879 : first psychology lab was created

How is it studied? edit

Psychology is studied through scientific experiments and different methods ex: First experiment by Wundt : he assessed speed of thought by measuring how long it took subjects to make a judgment

Evolution : edit

Psychology was extended to law and industry by Hugo Münsterberg James McKeen Cattell adapted Francis Galton's methods to use it for his first program of mental behavior Today, psychology is more accepted and extended to different disciplines like economics and business

Nowadays, every college or university teaches various fields of Psychology.