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Abraham Harold Maslow

Abraham Harold Maslow, American educator. Member American (council 1946-1948, 49-50, 53-56, 58-60), president 8th division 1955, president 10th division 1959.

Background

  • Maslow, Abraham Harold was born on April 1, 1908 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel and Rose (Schlosky) Maslow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1930, Master of Arts, 1931, Doctor of Philosophy., 1934. D. Leg. (honorary), Xavier U., Cincinnati.

    Career

    • Assistant instructor University of Wisconsin, 1930-1935. Carnegie fellow Columbia Teachers College, 1935-1937. From instructor to associate professor psychology Brooklyn College, 1937-1951.

      Plant manager Maslow Cooperage Corporation, 1947-1949. Associate professor, professor Brandeis U., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1951-1969, department chairman, 1951-1961. Resident fellow Laughlin Foundation, 1969-1970.

      Named Humanist of Year, American Humanist Association, 1967.

    Works

    • Author: Principles of Abnormal Psychology (with B. Mittelmann), 1941. Motivation and Personality, 1954, review edit., 1970. Toward A Psychology of Being, 1962, revised, 1968.

      Religion, Values and Peak-Experiences, 1964, review edit., 1970. Eupsychian Management: A Journal, 1965. The Psychology of Science: A Reconaissance, 1966.

      (with Her Majesty Chiang) The Healthy Personality: Readings, 1969. Farther Reaches of Human Nature, public postumously, 1971. Other posthumous publications include: The Journals of Ampere-hour Maslow.

      Dominance, Self-Esteem, self. Actualization: Germinal Papers of Ampere-hour Maslow. Editor: New Knowledge in Human Values, 1959.

      Board editors professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American (council 1946-1948, 49-50, 53-56, 58-60), president 8th division 1955, president 10th division 1959.

    Connections

    • Married Bertha Goodman, December 31, 1928. Children: Ann (Mistress.
    • father: Samuel Maslow
    • mother: Rose (Schlosky) Maslow
    • spouse: Bertha Goodman
    • child: Ann (Mrs Maslow
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    Born April 1, 1908
    Died June 8, 1970
    (aged 62)
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