The Encyclopedia Americana (1920)/Volkmann, Wilhelm Fridolin

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The Encyclopedia Americana
Volkmann, Wilhelm Fridolin
Edition of 1920. See also Wilhelm Fridolin Volkmann on Wikipedia, and the disclaimer.

VOLKMANN, Wilhelm Fridolin, Ritter von Volkmar, German philosopher: b. 1821; d. 1877. He was born and educated at Prague, where he later was made professor of philosophy. He is probably the most conspicuous expounder of the general principles of Herbart's psychology. These are set forth in his ‘Lehrbuch der Psychologie’ (3d ed., by Cornelius, 1884-85).