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Abraham Maslow


Who is Abraham Maslow?

Abraham Maslow: Abraham Harold Maslow was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization. Maslow was a psychology professor at Brandeis University, Brooklyn College, New School for Social Research and Columbia University. He stressed the importance of focusing on the positive qualities in people, as opposed to treating them as a "bag of symptoms.

  • also known as Abraham H Maslow, Abraham Harold Maslow
  • born on (107 years ago) in Brooklyn
  • ethnicity: Jewish people
  • nationality: United States of America
  • education:
  • profession: Writer, psychologist
  • Marriage with Bertha Goodman since
  • died on (45 years ago) in Menlo Park of myocardial infarction
  • written works: "Eupsychian management", "Religions, values, and peak-experiences", "Dinler, degerler, doruk deneyimler", "Toward a psychology of being", "Religious values, and peak-experiences", "New Knowledge in Human Values", "The Maslow Business Reader", "Motivation and Personality", "The Farther Reaches of Human Nature", "The Journals of Abraham Maslow", "Visiones del Futuro", "The psychology of science", "El Management Segun Maslow/ Maslow on Management", "Vers une psychologie de l'Etre", "Motivacion y Personalidad", "Mas Alla del Ego", "Personalidad Creadora, La", "A Theory of Human Motivation"

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Google previewIf You Ask Me (2013)

by William P. Kalosieh

Abraham Maslow refers to this born-again phenomenon as a period or phase within which the matured religious personality is capable of (or ...

Google previewMental Health and Mental Disorders: An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being [3 volumes] (2015)

An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being by Len Sperry

Abraham Maslow was an American psychologist who is best known for developing Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, which consists of five steps and are often diagramed in the shape of a pyramid. (Corbis) • • • • • • • • • •. Maslow, Abraham | 671 basic needs have been met. The original model was modified later to include cognitive and aesthetic needs before self-actualization. Impact ( Psychological Influence) Maslow has been viewed as being a passionate visionary. Maslow's influence is ...

Google previewDesign Dictionary (2008)

Perspectives on Design Terminology by Michael Erlhoff, Timothy Marshall

One influential theoretical investigation into the psychology of need was conducted by psychologist Abraham Maslow. Maslow's “needs pyramid” classifies human needs according to the following levels: 1) physiological needs (breathing, sleeping, food, procreation), 2) safety needs (housing, em— ployment , life plans), 3) the need for social relationships (com— munication, friendship, love), 4) the need for social acceptance (status, prosperity, career, awards), and 5 ) the need for ...

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Abraham Maslow

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If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail. (Abraham Maslow)
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