Abraham Maslow

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Abraham Harold Maslow (April 1, 1908 – June 8, 1970) was an American psychologist who was best known for creating Maslow's hierarchy of needs, a theory of psychological health predicated on fulfilling innate human needs in priority, culminating in self-actualization.


  • A Theory of Human Motivation (originally published in "Psychological Review", 1943, Vol. 50 #4, pp. 370–396) HTML.
  • Motivation and Personality, Harper, 1954; 2nd edition, 1970, IA; 3rd edition, 1987.
    • motivación y personalidad, trans. Caridad Clemente, Madrid: Ediciones Díaz de Santos, 1991, IA.
  • Religions, Values, and Peak Experiences, Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press, 1964.
  • The farther reaches of human nature, New York: Viking Press, 1971; 1972; Penguin Books; 1976; Arkana, 1993, IA.
  • Eupsychian Management, R. D. Irwin Publisher, 1965; republished as Maslow on Management, 1998.
  • The Psychology of Science: A Reconnaissance, New York: Harper & Row, 1966; Chapel Hill: Maurice Bassett, 2002.
  • Toward a Psychology of Being, 1962; 2nd edition, 1968, Excerpts.
  • The Farther Reaches of Human Nature, 1971.
  • E.L. Hoffman, editor, Future Visions: The Unpublished Papers of Abraham Maslow, 1996.