Boris Sidis (/ ˈ s aɪ d ɪ s /; October 12, 1867 – October 24, 1923) was a Ukrainian-American psychologist, physician, psychiatrist, and philosopher of education. Sidis founded the New York State Psychopathic Institute and the Journal of Abnormal Psychology. He was the father of child prodigy William James Sidis.
SIDIS, BORIS (Oct. 12, 1867-0ct. 24, 1923), psychologist, was born in Kiev, Russia, the son of Moses and Mary or Elizabeth (Marmor) Sidis. His family was in comfortable circumstances, and he was tutored at home under the direction of his father until the age of seventeen, when he was sent to a government school at Kishinev in southern Russia.
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the psychology of suggestion a research into the subconscious nature of man and society . by. boris sidis, m. a., ph. d. associate in psychology at the pathological institute
by Boris Sidis (Author), ADAM ALONZI (Foreword) 5.0 out of 5 stars 2 ratings Hailed as a genius by William James, Boris Sidis at once one of the most pivotal, controversial, substantial, and forgotten thinkers of the twentieth century.
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Jan 20, 2021 · Boris Sidis. William James Sidis (pronounced Sy-dis) was born in 1898 in Manhattan, New York. His parents, Boris and Sarah, were Jewish immigrants who had fled the pogroms in Ukraine in the 1880s. His parents were equally intelligent and ambitious. His father attained his Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Harvard in only three years.
Dec 06, 2013 · Boris and Sarah Sidis were Ukrainian Jewish immigrants who were both brilliant. Having fled the Ukrainian due to political and religious persecution, they decided to settle in New York City. Boris was a psychologist who quickly became known (and somewhat infamous) for his work with hypnosis and his studying of mental disorders.
Jun 04, 2020 · In 1898, the smartest man who ever lived was born in America. His name was William James Sidis and his IQ was eventually estimated to be between 250 and 300 (with 100 being the norm). His parents, Boris and Sarah, were pretty intelligent themselves. Boris was a famed psychologist, while Sarah was a doctor.
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Jul 17, 2015 · William James Sidis (it’s pronounced Sy-dis) was born in New York on April 1, 1898. His Ukrainian-born father, Boris Sidis, had emigrated to the United States in 1887, after two years’ imprisonment in czarist Russia, as punishment for teaching reading to peasants.
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Jan 23, 2011 · Long before the 'Tiger Mother' phenomenon, a man named Boris Sidis was touting his child-rearing methods back around 1910. His son was William James Sidis, and to those who knew of him, he was ...