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Faculty

Benyu Guo Professor

Research Interests: 
  • History of Psychology
  • Theoretical Psychology
Bio: 

Educational Background:

  • PhD degree in, Basic Psychology, Nanjing Normal University, 1993
  • Master's degree in Basic Psychology, Nanjing University, 1990
  • Bachelor's degree in School Education, Anhui Normal University, 1988

Research Projects:

  • "Moral Personality Characteristics of Chinese Adolescents at Social Transitions and the Cultivation", the general project of National Five-Year Plan Program in Educational Science, 80,000 yuan, 2009-2012;
  • "Advances and Integrated Research of Morality Theory", key project of Humanities and Social Sciences Research Base of the Ministry of Education of China, 2008-2012;

Journal Articles:

  1. W Chen, CL Shan, B Guo, T Yuan. "Mirror neuron system activation for conscious states assessment: For patients in vegetative and minimally conscious states". Medical Hypotheses, 2013, 81(1). (SCI)
  2. Wang, Yunqiang & Benyu Guo. "The Emergence of Moral Personality Research in the Multi-Disciplinary Context". Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities (Humanities and Social Science edition), 2016(6): 204-208.(CSSCI)
  3. Wang. Shenlian & Benyu Guo. "Anti-Scientism, Pro-Humanism -- The Basic Characteristics of Descriptive Psychology". Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities (Humanities and Social Sciences edition), 2015(10). (CSSCI)
  4. Gu, Simeng, Benyu Guo, Wendong Du and Fushun Wang. "Relations Between Depression of College Students and Adult Attachment". Chinese Journal of Special Education, 2015(9). (CSSCI)
  5. Sun, Ping & Benyu Guo. "Updates on Development of Existential Psychology -- Anlysis of Psychotherapy of the English School". Anhui Normal University Journal (Humanities and Social Sciences edition), 2015(4). (CSSCI)
  6. Wang, Shenlian & Benyu Guo. "From Experience to Essence: Husserl’s Theoretical Progression of Brentano’s Descriptive Psychology". Central China Normal University Journal (Humanities and Social Sciences edition), 2015(5). (CSSCI)
  7. Wu, Jie and Benyu Guo. "Social Interest: Concept, Measurement and Related Studies". Advances in Psychological Science, 2015, 23(5). (CSSCI)
  8. Wang, Shenlian & Benyu Guo. "Theoretical Forms of Descriptive Psychoogy". East China Normal University Journal (Educational Science edition), 2015, 33(1). (CSSCI)
  9. Wu, Jie & Benyu Guo. "Systematic Training for Effective Parenting: Its Basis, Concepts and Effect". Global Education, 2015(2).(CSSCI)
  10. Guo, Benyu. "On Spranger’s Structural Description Psychology". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition), 2015(1). (CSSCI)
  11. Chen, Wei & Benyu Guo. "Embodied-Enactive Cognition Science: Toward ‘Warring States Period".  Psychological Exploration,2014,34(2). (CSSCI)
  12. Guo, Benyu. "Establishment and Pioneering of Chinese History of Psychology as a Discipline -- Academic Thoughts of Prof. Yang Xinhui". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition),2014(3). (CSSCI)
  13. Guo, Benyu. "Neuropsychoanalysis: New Orientations in Psychoanalysis". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition),2014(1). This article was extracted by Chinese Social Science Digest, 2014,(6);reprinted by Journal of Psychology(Reprography of Renmin University of China), 2014(5);and by China University Academic Abstracts, 2014(2)(CSSCI).
  14. Wu, Jie and Benyu Guo. "On Adler’s Psychology of Religion". Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities (Humanities and Social Science edition), 2014(8). (CSSCI)
  15. Chen, Wei, Jianping Zhou and Benyu Guo. "On Indigenized Work Possible Selves of College Students". Exploring Educational Development,2014(21). (CSSCI)
  16. Wang, Shenlian & Benyu Guo. "Historical Evolution of Descriptive Psychology". Education Research and Experiment, 2014(8).(CSSCI)
  17. Guo, Benyu. "Analyzing Dilthey’s Bioethics". Studies in Ethics, 2014(8). (CSSCI)
  18. Chen, Wei and Benyu Guo. "Middle Way Epistemology: Solution to Cartesian Anxiety". The Journal of Humanities, 2013(3). (CSSCI)
  19. Guo, Benyu. "Beyond Empiricism and Intellectualism: From Intentionality to Interactive Corporeity -- Evolution of Phenomenological Epistemology". Journal of Dialectics of Nature, 2013, 29(3). (CSSCI)
  20. Li, Weiqiang, Benyu Guo, Jianfeng Zheng & Weiwei Wang. "Educational Intervention Experiment on the Effect of Perception of School Moral Atmosphere on Moral Development. Journal of Psychological Science, 2013, 36(2). (CSSCI)
  21. Wang, Shenlian & Benyu Guo. "The Great Pioneer of Cognitive Psychology: Ulric Neisser". Journal of Dialectics of Nature, 2013(2). (CSSCI)
  22. Guo, Benyu. "Dilthey’s Descriptive Psychology and Its Historical Effect". East China University Journal (Educational Science edition), 2013, 31(3). (CSSCI)
  23. Guo, Benyu. "Two Orientations in Genetic Researches on Personality Behavior ". Advances in Psychological Science, 2013, 21(5).(CSSCI)
  24. Guo, Benyu. "New Development in Modern Psychoanalysis Movement -- Integration of Psychoanalysis and Hermeneutics". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition), 2013(1). This article was reprinted by Journal of Psychology (Reprography of Renmin University of China, 2013,(5);and by China University Academic Abstracts2013,(2).(CSSCI)
  25. Li, Hua and Benyu Guo. "Agreement Between Adle’s Psychotherapy and Integrative Spirit in Modern Psychotherapy". Journal of Psychological Science, 2012, 35(5). (CSSCI)
  26. Che, Wei & Benyu Guo. "Advances in Theoretical Studies of Psychoanalysis in China". Social Science Front, 2012(9). (CSSCI)
  27. Chen, Wei, Xingliang Qi, Tifei Yuan and Benyu Guo. "From Empathy Defect to Over-Systemization: Interpretation of Causes of Autism and the Application". Chinese Journal of Special Education, 2013(7). (CSSCI)
  28. Chen, Wei & Benyu Guo. "Exemplification of System Dynamic Method of Neurophenomenology". Chinese Journal of Systems Science, 2012(1). (CSSCI)
  29. Guo, Benyu. "Conscious Experience of Embodied-Enactive Cognition: Insight into Neurophenomenology". East China Normal University Journal (Educational Science edition), 2012, 30(3). (CSSCI)
  30. Zhang, Aiqun & Benyu Guo. "Karen Horney’s Neurotic Personality Theory and Its Value". Journal of Southwest University for Nationalities (Humanities and Social Science edition), 2012(9). (CSSCI)
  31. Wang, Shenlian, Yujing Zhao & Benyu Guo. "Characteristics of Self-Handicapping of Senior High Students and Its Relations with Self Concept". Chinese Journal of Special Education, 2012(2). (CSSCI)
  32. Guo, Benyu & Fei Ding. "Couples Therapy Modes of New Self Psychology". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition), 2012(1). (CSSCI)
  33. Chen, Wei & Benyu Guo. "20 Years of Neurophenomenology Movement". Northwest Normal University Journal (Social Science edition),2011(6). (CSSCI)
  34. Cui, Guanghui & Benyu Guo. ""Learning Concept from the Perspective of Phenomenology of Husserl ". Global Education, 2011,1:39—42.(CSSCI)
  35. Wang, Yunqiang & Benyu Guo. "Preliminary Study on Moral Personality Characteristics of Chinese College Students". Journal of Psychological Science, 2011, 34(6): 1336-1340. (CSSCI)"
  36. Guo, Benyu & Fei Ding. "Hermeneutic Perspective of New Self Psychology". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition), 2011(5). (CSSCI)
  37. Chen, Wei & Benyu Guo. "Toward Science of Consciousness Integrating Brain and Experience -- Review of Varela's Neurophenomenology". Journal of Psychological Science, 2011, 34(4). (CSSCI)
  38. Guo, Benyu. "Wenbo Chen Re-Acquaints the Chinese with Freud". Journal of Psychological Science, 2011, 34(1). (CSSCI)
  39. Chen, Wei & Benyu Guo. ""Do Children Suffering Autism Lack Theory of Mind? -- Interpretations Based on Neurophenomenology". Chinese Journal of Special Education, 2011(3). (CSSCI)
  40. Guo, Benyu. "Controversy Triggered by Imageless Thought Experiments of Wurzburg School and Its Implication -- To Commemorate the 110th Anniversary of the Birth of Wurzburg School". Central China Normal University Journal (Humanities and Social Science edition),2010(6). This article was reprinted by Journal of Psychology (Reprography of Renmin University of China), 2011,(2).(CSSCI)
  41. Guo, Benyu. "Re-Discovering Külpe: Evolution of Dual Psychology Thoughts and Its Implication". Psychological Exploration, 2010,30(6). (CSSCI)
  42. Guo, Benyu. "William James and Transpersonal Psychology". Nanjing Normal University Journal(Social Science edition, 2010(5).(CSSCI)
  43. Zhu, Xingguo & Benyu Guo. "Performing Psychology: A New Research Orientation". Psychological Exploration, 2010, 30(4). (CSSCI)

Books

  1. Guo, Benyu. The History and System of Western Psychology. Beijing: People’ Education Press, 2014. (associate editor)
  2. Guo, Benyu. The History of Western Psychology(Revision). Beijing: People’s Health Press, 2013.
  3. Guo, Benyu. The Oxford Handbook of the History of Psychology:Global Perspectives. London: Oxford University Press, 2012.
  4. Guo, Benyu & Hongbo Wei. The Grandmaster of Psychology -- Biography of Juefu Gao. Nanjing: Nanjing Normal University Press,2012.
  5. Wang, Shenlian & Benyu Guo. Neisser: Pioneer of Cognitive Psychology. Guangzhou: Guangdong Education Press, 2012.
  6. Guo, Benyu & Jie Wu. Ardler: Founder of Individual Psychology. Guangzhou: Guangdong Education Press, 2012.
  7. Si, Qunying & Benyu Guo. Ranke: Traitor of Freud. Guangzhou: Guangdong Education Press, 2012.
  8. Sun, Ping & Benyu Guo. From Psychoanalysis to Existential Analysis: A Study of Boss. Fuzhou: Fujian Education Press, 2011.
  9. Guo, Benyu & Hui Guo. Self Psychology: A Study of Spitz, Mahler and Jacobson. Fuzhou: Fujian Education Press, 2011.
  10. Xu, Pingping, Yanping Wang and Benyu Guo. Objective Relation Theory of the Independence School: A Study of Fairbairn and Balint.Fuzhou: Fujian Education Press, 2010.
  11. Guo, Beny. Psychoanalytic Developmental Psychology. Fuzhou: Fujian Education Press, 2009.
  12. Wang, Jian, Qunying Si and Benyu Guo. Early Theoretical Turnaround of Classical Psychoanalysis: A Study of Abraham, erenczi and Ranke. Fuzhou: Fujian Education Press, 2009.
  13. Wang, Lei & Benyu Guo. Existential Psychiatry: A Study of Rhine. Fuzhou: Fujian Education Press, 2009.
  14. Guo, Benyu. Significance of Subconsciousness -- Psychoanalytic Psychology(I). Jinan: Shangdong Education Press, 2009.
  15. Fang, Shuanghu & Benyu Guo. Analysis of Consciousness -- Content Psychology. Jinan: Shangdong Education Press, 2009.
  16. Guo, Benyu and Qiaoyan Xiu. Control of Behaviors -- Behavioristic Psychology(I, II). Jinan: Shangdong Education Press, 2009.
  17. Guo, Benyu, Guanghui Cui and Wei Chen. Description of Experience -- Act Psychology. Jinan: Shangdong Education Press, 2009.
  18. Guo, Benyu. Chinese Grandmasters of Psychology and Their Studies. Hefei: Anhui People’s Press, 2009.
  19. Guo, Benyu. History of Chinese and Foreign Psychological Thinking Comparing (vol. 2). Shanghai: Shanghai Education Press, 2009.(associate editor)
  20. Guo, Benyu & Feiyue Jiang. Self-Efficacy Theory and Its Application. Shanghai: Shanghai Education Press, 2008.  
  21. Guo, Benyu. The History of Western Psychology (Revision). Beijing: People’s Health Press, 2007.

Honors and Awards

  • "Yixi Elite Teacher Award" of Nanjing Normal University, 2013;
  • The book Description of Experience -- Act Psychology won the first prize of 12th Jiangsu Provincial Philosophy and Social Science Research Achievement Award, 2012;
  • The book Self-Efficacy Theory and Its Application won the second prize of 11th Jiangsu Provincial Philosophy and Social Science Research Achievement Award, 2011;
  • "Excellent Postgraduate Mentor" of Nanjing Normal University, 2008;
  • The 1st batch of Young and Middle-Aged Scientific Leading Talent of "333 High-Level Talent Cultivation Project" of Jiangsu Province, 2007;
  • The curriculum construction of Psychological History won the first prize of Jiangsu Higher Education Teaching Achievement Award, 2007;
  • The book New Development of Modern Psychology won the second prize of 9th Jiangsu Provincial Philosophy and Social Sciences Research Achievement Award, 2005;
  • Outstanding Teaching and Research Award for Young Teachers of Nanjing Normal University, 2005;
  • Selected into "333 New Century Scientific and Technological Leader Cultivation Project" of Jiangsu Province (Level 2), 2002;
  • "Excellent Mentor of Master’s Students" of Jiangsu Province, 2002;
  • The Nomination Prize of the 3rd "Young Scientist Award" of Jiangsu Province, 2001;
  • The book The History and System of Western Psychology won the first prize of Jiangsu Provincial Higher Education Teaching Achievement Award, 2001;
  • The book The General History of Psychology (5 volumes) won the first prize of 7th Jiangsu Provincial Philosophy and Social Science Research Achievement Award, 2001;
  • The book Moral Cognitive Development and Moral Education won the third prize of 7th Jiangsu Provincial Philosophy and Social Science Research Achievement Award, 2001

Academic Title:

  • Director of Chinese Psychological Society;
  • Director of Chinese Social Psychological Association;
  • Director of National Vygotsky Research Institute;
  • Member of the editorial committee of Acta Psychologica Sinica, Journal of Psychological Science, Psychological Exploration and Psychological Research;
  • Used to be Vice President of Psychology and Psychological History Committee of Chinese Psychological Society

Contact:

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