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Key Milestones in the Development of Cognitive Psychology

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What are the four key milestones in the development of cognitive psychology?

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Here are four key milestones in the development of Cognitive Psychology:

1. Wilhelm Wundt. In the 19th century psychology began to form its own discipline. This was based on scientific study and not speculation. He founded the Psychological Institute at the University of Leipzig. He was the first person to be called a Psychologist. He believed that psychology is based on experience and observations.

2. Hermann Helmholtz. He put the study of physics and physiology together. ...

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This solution contains some of the key milestones in the development of Cognitive Psychology. Four of these key people are: Wilhelm Wundt, Hermann Helmholtz, Ulrich Ness, Jean Piaget.