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White, Robert Winthrop

Works: 13 works in 202 publications in 3 languages and 4,678 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Essays  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Longitudinal studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: BF698, 132
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Most widely held works by Robert Winthrop White
Lives in progress; a study of the natural growth of personality by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

58 editions published between 1952 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five studies included in this data set are the following: 1. Robert White Group 1, 1938-1940: 20 Harvard College undergraduates were studied in 1938-1939. Nine of the men were followed up in 1939-1940, and three were studied a third time in 1949-1950. 2. Robert White Group 2, 1945: Four Harvard and four Radcliffe undergraduates were studied intensively. 3. Smith-Bruner-White Group, 1946-1947: Ten men age mid-20s to mid-40s were studied. This study focused on the relationship between personality and political opinions and attitudes. 4. Robert White Group 3, 1944-1950: Eleven students, 7 male and 4 female, were studied by graduate students in psychology at Harvard. 5. White-Riggs Group, 1963-1965: Seven extensive and unstructured life history interviews were conducted, two of women and five of men. Follow-up interviews in 1966, 1969, 1976, and 1980 were conducted with one of the female participants
The study of lives : essays on personality in honor of Henry A. Murray by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

44 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The study of lives reveals for the first time the extent of Henry A. Murray's considerable influence on the study of personality. Throughout his long and distinguished career, he has either trained or strongly influenced some of the world's leading psychologists, eighteen of whom have written fascinating essays for this book. The range of topics presented here is as diverse and highly original as Murray's own ideas about personality. Everyone concerned with the study of personality will find this book an excellent sampling of the best work being done in the field. Some essays are based on intensive case studies, affirming the enduring value of that method. Sanford gives the histories of two college girls who scored alike on a standardized test of impulse expression but who did so for utterly different reasons. Keniston provides a searching analysis of an alienated undergraduate. The case histories of two twice-studied men are given by White to show the far-reaching developmental importance of the sense of interpersonal competence"--Book
The enterprise of living; growth and organization in personality by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

15 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ego and reality in psychoanalytic theory : a proposal regarding independent ego energies by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Self, identity, and social movements( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bridging psychology and sociology, this volume demonstrates the importance of self, identity, and self-esteem in analyzing and understanding social movements. The scholars gathered here provide a cohesive picture of how self and identity bear on social movement recruitment, activism, and maintenance. The result is a timely contribution to the social movements literature and to a greater understanding of the social and psychological forces at work within them
Case workbook in personality by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opinions and personality by M. Brewster Smith( Book )

22 editions published between 1956 and 1967 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The abnormal personality by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

31 editions published between 1948 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author's intent is to write about abnormal people in a way that will be valuable and interesting to students new to the subject. A first course in abnormal psychology is not intended to train specialists. Its goal is more general: it should provide the student with the opportunity to whet his interest, expand his horizons, register a certain body of new facts, and relate this to the rest of his knowledge about mankind. I have tried to present the subject in such a way as to emphasize its usefulness to all students of human nature. I have tried the experiment of writing two introductory chapters, one historical and the other clinical. This reflects my desire to set the subject-matter in a broad perspective and at the same time to anchor it in concrete fact. Next comes a block of six chapters designed to set forth the topics of maladjustment and neurosis. The two chapters on psychotherapy complete the more purely psychological or developmental part of the work. In the final chapter the problem of disordered personalities is allowed to expand to its full social dimensions. Treatment, care, and prevention call for social effort and social organization. I have sought to show some of the lines, both professional and nonprofessional, along which this effort can be expended. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
El yo y la realidad en la teoría psicoanalítica : una propuesta acerca de las energías independientes del yo by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

3 editions published in 1973 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychopathology, a source book by Charles F Reed( Book )

4 editions published between 1958 and 1964 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book--first published in 1958, and designed for courses on abnormal psychology and psychiatry--is intended to supplement the usual textbook material in abnormal psychology. Papers have been selected to introduce the student to the active and complex enterprise of investigation and hypothesis in this wide field. Conflicting evidence and allegiances, riddles and ingenuity, are displayed in order to stimulate an appreciation of the task of discovery in behavioral science
Jiga no enerugī : seishin bunseki to konpitensu( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The personality of Joseph Kidd by Robert Winthrop White( Book )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Self, identity, and social movements
Alternative Names
Robert W. White (psychologist) Amerikaans psycholoog (1904-2001)

White, R. W.

White, Robert W.

White, Robert W. 1904-2001

White, Robert Winthrop 1904-

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ホワイト, R. W

ホワイト, ロバート・W.

Self, identity, and social movements