Structuralism

Wilhem Wundt

About Wilhem Wundut

Wilhem Wundut (1832- !920) was a German trained physiologist. He was trained in medicine but was interested in the study of human consciousnesses.

What He Did

He adopted an approach that involved trying to to understand and explain consciousness by breaking it down in to parts;

  • Thoughts
  • Feelings
  • Sights
  • Sounds
This research lead to the establishment of the first school of psychology; structuralism