a school of psychology cultivated at the end of the nineteenth century by Oswald Kiilpe, a German psychologist, and his collaborative associates, in Wurzburg, Gera. It started greatly as a response to the structuralist approach of Edward B. Titchener, who argued that conscious awareness was composed of pictures which could be examined into fundamental components .

WURZBURG SCHOOL: "The Wurzburg School began under the leadership of philosopher Oswald Kulpe. "
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