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Harrison G. Gough (1101)

Interests
Clinical, Educational, Personality and Social, Population and Environmental
Nationality
American
Born
1921, Buffalo, Minnesota, USA
Short Biography
Harrison G. Gough (1921-2014) was an American psychologist who worked on personality tests, he developed more than 30 instruments over the course of his career. Gough received the Bruno Klopfer Award in 1987. He developed the California Psychological ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA University of Minnesota, 1942
  • MA University of Minnesota, 1947
  • SSRC Demobilization Fellowship, 1947
  • PhD University of Minnesota, 1949
  • Fulbright Research Fellowship, Italy, 1957-8, 1965-6
  • Guggenheim Fellowship, 1965-6
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor and Research Psychologist, Department of Psychology and Institute of Personality Assessment and Research, University of California Berkeley
  • Chairman and Editorial Board, University of California publications in Psychology, 1951-53
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1956-84
  • Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 1962-74
  • Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1980-84
  • Population, Behavioral, Social and Environmental Issues, 1975-80
  • Medical Teacher, 1979-84
  • Cahiers de Anthropologie, 1979-85
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Cross- Cultural Psychology, 1969-82, Advisory Editor, Pakistani Journal of Psychology, 1985-
  • Editorial Board, Current Psychology: Research and Reviews, 1985-
Principal Publications
  • 1946 Diagnostic patterns on the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 2, 23-37.
  • 1948 A sociological theory of psychopathy. American Journal of Sociology, 53, 359--66.
  • 1957 Manual for California Psychological Inventory. Consulting Psychologists Press.
  • 1961 Psychological tests and measurements. In Encyclopaedia Britannica" vol. 18, 16th ed.
  • 1962 Clinical versus statistical prediction. In L. J Postman (ed.), Psychology in the Making. Knopf.
  • 1965 The Adjective Check List Manual. Consulting Psychologists Press, 1956/1980 (with A. B. Heilbrnn Jr).
  • 1965 The conceptual analysis of psychological test scores and other diagnostic variables. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 70, 294-302.
  • 1967 Nonintellectual factors in the selection and evaluation of medical students. Journal of Medical Education, 42, 642-50.
  • 1971 Some reflections on the meaning of psychodiagnosis. American Psychologist, 26, 160-7.
  • 1976 Personality and personality assessment. In M. D Dunnette (ed.), Handbook of Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Rand McNally.
  • 1981 A nontransformational test of intellectual competence. Journal of Applied Psychology, 66, 102-10 (with D. S. Weiss).