Hermann Collection | Cunningham Memorial Library Special Collections

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Subjects: art, Cartoons and Comics, Phrenology, Psychology

Forms of Material: Video tapes

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Herrmann Collection focuses on the history of knowledge in the field of psychology on human memory.  In addition to books, there are also compact disc programs, tapes, and similar items, several of which authored by the collection's namesake.  There are additional artifacts in the form of found art, handcrafted and fabricated elephant statuary from around the world as well as bottles of so-called memory-enhancing elixirs.  The colleciton also includes a large selection of cartoons about memory.  Finally, the collection boasts two phrenology models as examples of the early "science" of memory.

Collection Historical Note

Douglas Herrmann, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and former Chairman of the Psychology Department, began this collection while in graduate school at the University of Delaware from 1968-1972. Inspired by Dr. Halsey MacPhee, who had a collection on the history of pscyhology, Herrmann continued collecting and adding to the collection from a variety of sources until finally donating the collection to Indiana State University in 2001.

Subject/Index Terms

art
Cartoons and Comics
Phrenology
Psychology


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Series 15: Authors "Na-Nz"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Issues in Cognition: Proceedings of a Joint Conference in Psychology, 1984Add to your cart.
Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences, American Psychological Association
Creator: National Academy of Sciences; Chinese Academy of Sciences
Item 2: A Survey Report on Human Factors in Undersea Warfare Prepared by the Panel on Psychology and Physiology, 1949Add to your cart.
Washington, D.C.: Committee on Undersea Warfare; National Research Council
Creator: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Undersea Warfare ; United States.; Office of Naval Research.
Item 3: Cognitive Psychology, c1967Add to your cart.
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts
Creator: Neisser, Ulric
Item 4: The Forty-First Yearbook of the National Society for the Study of Education Part II The Psychology of Learning, 1942Add to your cart.
Chicago: University of Chicago Press
Creator: Nelson, Henry B.
Item 5: Metacognitiion: Core Readings, c1992Add to your cart.
Boston, London, Toronto, Sydney, Tokyo and Singapore: Allyn and Bacon
Creator: Nelson, Thomas O.
Item 6: Cognitive Neuroscience of Memory, c1999Add to your cart.
Seattle: Hogrefe & Huber
Creator: Nilsson, Lars-G
Item 7: Retrieval from Semantic Memory, 1979Add to your cart.
Berlin, Heidlberg and New York: Springer-Verlag
Creator: Noordman-Vonk, Wietske
Item 8: Learning and Memory, 1982Add to your cart.
San Francisco: W. H. Freeman
Creator: Norman, Donald A.
Item 9: Memory and Attention:  An Introduction to Human Information Processing, c1969Add to your cart.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Creator: Norman, Donald A.
Item 10: Memory and Attention: An Introduction to Human Information Processing, c1976Add to your cart.
New York [et al.]: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Creator: Norman, Donald A.
Item 11: Models of Human Memory, c1970Add to your cart.
New York and London: Academic Press
Creator: Norman, Donald A.
Item 12: Models of Human Memory, c1970Add to your cart.
New York and London: Academic Press
Creator: Norman, Donald A.
Item 13: Explorations in Cognition, c1975Add to your cart.
San Francisco: W. H. Freeman and Company
Creator: Norman, Donald A.; Rumelhart, David E.
Item 14: Learning How To Learn, 1974Add to your cart.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
Creator: Novak, Joseph D.; Gowin, D. Bob
Item 15: Cognitive Sciences:  Basic Problems, New Perspectives, and Implications for Artificial Intelligence, 1986Add to your cart.
Orlando [et al.]: Academic Press, Inc.; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Creator: Nowakowska, Maria
Item 16: Modern Clinical Psychiatry, 1934Add to your cart.
Philadelphia; London: W. B. Saunders Company
Creator: Noyes, Arthur P.
Item 17: How to Remember Names and Faces: How to Develop a Good Memory, 1943Add to your cart.
New York: Simon and Schuster
Creator: Nutt, Robert H.
Item 18: Three Psychologies:  Perspectives from Freud, Skinner and Rogers, c1992Add to your cart.
Pacific Grove, California: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
Creator: Nye, Robert D.

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