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Patrick Suppes (1095)

Interests
Educational, evaluation and measurement, experimental, philosophical and theoretical psychology
Nationality
American
Born
1922, Tulsa, USA
Short Biography
Patrick Colonel Suppes (/ˈsʊpɪs/; March 17, 1922 – November 17, 2014) was an American philosopher who made significant contributions to philosophy of science, the theory of measurement, the foundations of quantum mechanics, decision theory, psychology ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BS University of Chicago, 1943
  • PhD Columbia University, 1950
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor of Psychology, Stanford University, 1950-
  • Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award, American Academy of Sciences
  • President, APA
  • Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences
  • Hon. D, University of Nijmegen, 1979, University of Paris V, 1982
Principal Publications
  • 1969 Stimulus/response theory of finite automata. Journal of Mathematical Psychology, 6, 327-55.
  • 1971-90 Foundations of Measurement (3 vols). Academic Press (with D. H. Krantz, R. D. Luce and A. Tversky).
  • 1984 Probabilistic Metaphysics. Blackwell.
  • 1989 Current directions in mathematical learning theory. In E. Degreef and E. E. Roskam (eds), Mathematical Psychology in Progress. Springer- Verlag., 1991 Language for Humans and Robots. Blackwell.
  • 1993 Models and Methods in the Philosophy of Science: Selected Essays (Synthese Library, vol. 226). Kluwer Academic.