GESTALT PSYCHOLOGY

The psychological approach that focuses on the dynamic organization of experience into patterns or configurations. Proposed as a revolt against structuralism that analysed experience into static and atomistic sensations and against atomistic approach to behaviourism.

GESTALT PSYCHOLOGY: "Gestalt psychology gave rise to perceptual organisation."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GESTALT PSYCHOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gestalt-psychology/ (accessed June 18, 2019).
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