John B. Watson. By: Jean Pierre Miralda. Brief Biography . Complete name: John Broadus Watson Birth: in Travelers Rest, South Carolina, on January 9, 1878, into a very poor family. Watson was the fourth of six children. Mother: Emma Kesiah (Roe) Watson
By: Jean Pierre Miralda
Watson grew up in Greenville, South Carolina and went to Furman University there.
This is a photo of the house in which Watson lived as a child. The house is still in existence, about 5 minutes north of Furman off of SC highway 276.
In 1913, Watson published the article "Psychology as the Behaviorist Views It" — sometimes called "The Behaviorist Manifesto". In this article, Watson mainly explains the characteristics of his new philosophy known as “behaviorism”.
John Watson and Rosalie Rayner
Ivan Mikhailovich Sechenov
B. F. Skinner
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