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Julian Rotter (1311)

Interests
Clinical psychology, health psychology, personality and social psychology
Nationality
American
Born
1916, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Short Biography
Julian B. Rotter (October 22, 1916 – January 6, 2014) was an American psychologist known for developing influential theories, including social learning theory and locus of control. He was a faculty member at The Ohio State University and then the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA (Chemistry) Brooklyn College, 1937
  • MA State University of Iowa, 1938
  • PhD Indiana University, 1941
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor of Psychology, University of Connecticut
  • Distinguished Contribution to the Science and Profession of Clinical Psychology Award, APA Division of Clinical and Abnormal Psychology, 1968
  • NIMH Senior Research Fellowship, 1968-9
  • President, APA Division of Personality and Social Psychology, 1969
  • President, APA Division of Clinical Psychology, 1970
  • APA Council, 1974-7
  • President, EPA, 1976-7
  • Consulting Editor: Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, Psychological Bulletin
Principal Publications
  • 1954 Social Learning and Clinical Psychology. Prentice Hall. (Johnson, 1973).
  • 1960 Some implications for a social learning theory for the prediction of goal directed behaviour from test procedures. Psychological Review, 67, 301-16.
  • 1961 The growth and extinction of expectancies in chance controlled and skilled tasks. Journal of Psychology, 52, 161-77.
  • 1964 Clinical Psychology. Prentice Hall.
  • 1966 Generalized expectancies for internal versus external control of reinforcement. Psychological Monographs, 80, 1-28.
  • 1967 A new scale for the measurement of interpersonal trust. Journal of Personality, 35, 651-65.
  • 1971 Generalized expectancies for interpersonal trust. American Psychologist, 26, 443-552.
  • 1975 Personality. Scott, Foresman (with D. Hochreich).
  • 1975 Some problems and misconceptions related to the construct of internal versus external control of reinforcement. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 43, 56-67.
  • 1980 Trust, trustworthiness and gullibility. American Psychologist, 35, 1-7.
  • 1982 The Development and Applications of Social Learning Theory: Selected Papers. Praeger.