was a Russian neuropsychologist who earned his medical degree in 1937 after having worked in the field of psychology for over 10 years. He worked in collaboration to propose sociocultural theory of language and during World War II was the head of a brain trauma hospital. Luria published several note-worthy and successful books.
LURIA, ALEXANDER R: "Alexander Luria was a famous Russian neuro-psychologist who first worked for his medical degree after having worked in psychology in various roles for over 10 years. Luria went onto open a brain trauma hospital which was utilized during World War II. He also had a large number of published articles."