the existence of purpose (Zwecksetzung and volitional acts (Willenstätigkeit) to be specific and fundamental categories for psychology. Titchener, a two-year resident of Wundt's lab and one of Wundt's most vocal advocates in the United States, is responsible for several English translations and mistranslations of Wundt's works that supported his own views and approach, which he termed "structuralism" and claimed was wholly consistent. 1909, Vol 5,. . Wundt: Grundzüge 1874,. Die Leipziger Rektoratsreden 18711933. Reception of Wundt's work edit Reception by his contemporaries edit The psychiatrist Emil Kraepelin described the pioneering spirit at the new Leipzig Institute in this fashion: "We felt that we were trailblazers entering virgin territory, like creators of a science with undreamt-of prospects. In this process, feelings and ideas are images apperceptively connected with typical tones of feeling, selected in a variety of ways, analysed, associated and combined, as well as linked with motor and autonomic functions not simply processed but also creatively synthesised (see below on the.
Wundt: System der Philosophie, 1919, Volume 1,. He created a broad research programme in empirical psychology and developed a system of philosophy and ethics from the basic concepts of his psychology bringing together several disciplines in one person. Jochen Fahrenberg: Zur Kategorienlehre der Psychologie. In the interaction of human activity and the conditions of nature he saw a creative principle of culture right from the start; tools as cultural products of a second nature. Eine Untersuchung der Entwicklungsgesetze von Sprache, Mythus und Sitte ( Social Psychology. Experimental, tools and, indeed, more so than is usual in other psychology, takes into account the relationship between mental and physical processes." "If one wants to treat the peculiarities of the method as the most important factor then our science as experimental psychology differs from. Self-observation not naive introspection, but with training and experimental control of conditions. Granville Stanley Hall : Founders of modern psychology. Probleme der Völkerpsychologie (Problems in Cultural Psychology). 66 67 Wundt considered the methodology of his linguistic psychological investigations (Vols. Wolfram Meischner, Erhard Eschler: Wilhelm Wundt.