B F Skinner

Burrhus Frederic Skinner (1904-1990), regarded by many as the most important and influential psychologist since Freud, earned his doctorate in psychology at Harvard University in 1931. Following appointments at the University of Minnesota and Indiana University, he returned to Harvard in 1948. He remained there for the rest of his career, retiring in 1974 as Edgar Pierce Professor of Psychology.

Personality Profile For B F Skinner

B F Skinner

The following is a personality profile of B F Skinner based on his work.

B F Skinner is social.

He is outgoing, he makes friends easily and feel comfortable around other people. He is empathetic as well: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. But, B F Skinner is also altruistic: he feels fulfilled when helping others, and will go out of his way to do so.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for belongingness.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.

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