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Author Guthrie, Robert V.

Title Even the rat was white : a historical view of psychology / Robert V. Guthrie.

Publication Info. Boston : Allyn and Bacon, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  150.89 G984E    In Transit
Edition Second edition.
Description xix, 282 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-270) and indexes.
Contents "The noble savage" and science -- Brass instruments and dark skins -- Psychometric scientism -- Psychology and race -- The psychology of survival and education -- Black psychologists: training, employment, and organizations -- Production of black psychologists in America -- Francis Cecil Sumner: father of black American psychologists -- The past is prologue -- Appendix A: Statement on racial psychology by The Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (SPSSI)
-- Appendix B: List of respondents to the 1930 questionnaire concerning the validity of the mulatto hypotheses -- Appendix C: Miscegenation laws in the United States -- Appendix D: Application to Howard University in 1872 for a professorship in chemistry from G. Stanley Hall -- Appendix E: Psychology instructors at Howard University, 1867-1940 -- Appendix F: Master degree graduates in psychology, Howard University, 1927-1950 -- Appendix G: Selected bibliography of
psycholgical studies, 1920-1946.
Subject Psychology -- History.
African American psychologists.
Ethnopsychology -- History.
Anthropometry -- History.
Black people -- Psychology.
Blacks -- history -- United States.
Psychology -- history -- United States.
Ethnopsychology -- history -- United States.
Race Relations -- history -- United States.
ISBN 0205149936 paperback
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