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Anne Anastasi (1375)

Interests
Clinical psychology, educational psychology, evaluation and measurement, general psychology, industrial and organizational psychology, personality and social psychology
Nationality
American
Born
1908, New York, USA
Short Biography
Anne Anastasi (December 19, 1908 – May 4, 2001) was an American psychologist best known for her pioneering development of psychometrics. Her seminal work, Psychological Testing, remains a classic text in which she drew attention to the individual being ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA Barnard College, 1928
  • PhD Columbia University, 1930
Appointments & Honors
  • President, Eastern Psychological Association, 1946
  • Professor of Psychology, Graduate school of Arts and Sciences, Fordham University, 1947
  • Hon. DLitt University of Windsor, Canada, 1967
  • APA Distinguished Scientific award, 1971
  • Hon. PaedD Villanova University, 1971
  • President, APA, 1971
  • Hon. SciD Cedar Crest College, 1971
  • Education Testing Service Award, 1977
  • Hon. SciD Fordham University, 1979
  • Hon. SciD LaSalle University, 1979
  • APA E.L. Thorndike Medal, 1983
  • APF Gold Medal, 1984
Principal Publications
  • 1937 Differential Psychology. Macmillan.
  • 1954 Psychological Testing. Macmillan.
  • 1958 Heredity, environment and the question 'how'. Psychological Review, 65, 197-208.
  • 1964 Fields of Applied Psychology. McGraw-Hill.
  • 1981 Sex differences: Historical perspectives and methodological implications. Developmental Review, 1, 187-206.
  • 1991 The gap between experimental and psychometric orientations. Journal ofthe Washington Academy of Sciences, 81, 61-73.