Titchener and Structuralism
Why do you think Titchener believed structuralism was the way to go at that time? Why do you think structuralism died with the death of Titchener?© SolutionLibrary Inc. solutionlibary.com 9836dcf9d7 https://solutionlibrary.com/psychology/abnormal-psychology/titchener-and-structuralism-7g6h
...do you think structuralism died with the death of Titchener?
According to Edward's Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science, Titchener's "Outline of Psychology provided rules for introspectionists to follow:
(a) one must be unbiased
(b) one must have complete control and not allow one's attention to wander
(c) one body and mind must be fresh and not fatigued or exhausted
(d) one must feel well, be of good temper, and be interested in the experience being introspected
Structuralism died because it had nowhere to go; it had a systematic position, and limited what psychologists could study, and it had no applications."