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Remembrance

Remembering Herbert L. Pick, Jr.

A renowned developmental psychologist is remembered for pioneering the study of cognitive mapping. ... More>


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Remembering R. Duncan Luce

Friends and colleagues remember mathematical psychologist, APS William James Fellow, and National Medal of Science recipient R. Duncan Luce. ... More>


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Remembering Alice M. Isen

Colleagues remember Alice M. Isen and her groundbreaking research on positive affect. ... More>


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A Legend in the Study of Rumination

Susan Nolen-Hoeksema of Yale University, a pioneer in the field of rumination, died in January at the age of 53 following heart surgery. A half dozen speakers — many of them scientific and academic protégés, and many of them choking up at times — gathered at the APS 25th Annual Convention to remember her life and work. Her husband, Richard, was on hand to receive the James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award on her behalf. ... More>


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Paul Meehl: A Legend of Clinical Psychological Science

When Paul Meehl died 10 years ago, he left behind a rich legacy of scientific thought. Meehl influenced research in a range of areas, from psychiatric classification to psychometric assessment, and his publications have been cited more than 25,000 times. ... More>