Charles Samuel Myers

Charles Samuel Myers

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Charles Samuel Myers was a significant English psychologist, who coined the term shell shock. He was co-founder of the British Psychological Society and the National Institute of Industrial Psychology. Myers was born in Kensington, London on 13 March 1873, the eldest son of Wolf Myers, a merchant, and his wife, Esther Eugenie Moses. In the 1881 census he is an 8-year-old scholar living at 27 Arundel Gardens, Kensington, London with his parents, 4 brothers and 4 servants. In the 1891 census he is a scholar, aged 18 living at 49 Leinster Gardens, Paddington, London, with his parents, 4 brothers, a visitor, and 4 servants. He attended the City of London School where he studied sciences. Of this experience he wrote: My science master at school knew little biology and less physiology, and in the private tuition which he gave me I used to find him reading my textbook in physiology so as to keep just ahead of me
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  • Paperback | 96 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 150g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136764431
  • 9786136764436