Max Wertheimer

April 15, 1880 - October 12, 1943

Who was he??

  • German psychologist
  • Studied at the University in Prague and Wurzburg
  • Created a new way of thinking for psychologists

What did he do?

  • One of the founders of the Gestalt Theory
  • Study of perception
  • He looks at the whole rather than just parts

Examples of Gestalt Theory

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