Famous psychology paper! | Psychology homework help

The purpose of this paper is to research the significant contribution of famous psychologist to the field of psychology and to explore the individual’s impact on current professionals in the field. Write a 4-5 page paper (not including title and references pages) that addresses ALL of the following topics.

I have picked out – Philip Zimbardo.

Your paper needs to conform to APA style (20 points) and include the following information:

  1. Brief biography of the individual. Birth/death/era he or she lived in/any significant life experiences that influence(d) the individual’s work. (15 pts)


  1. Brief description of the Psychologist’s work in the field of Psychology and/or the related field which brought them into the field of Psychology. (20 pts)


  1. Explanation of the significant impact of the Psychologist’s work on the field of Psychology. Be specific and clear as to why this work was important and how it is currently being researched and applied in the field. (45 pts)


The paper should include at least five different sources which support your statements and explanations. All sources must be scholarly (e.g., NOT Wikipedia).

This paper is due to the appropriate BlackBoard by Friday, 5/6 @ 10pm. Please see the attached Grading Rubric for details on how this assignment will be graded.