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Lewis Terman (1468)

Interests
Developmental psychology, educational psychology, evaluation and measurement, school psychology
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1877, Needham, Indiana, USA
Died
1956, Palo Alto, California
Short Biography
Lewis Madison Terman (January 15, 1877 – December 21, 1956) was an American psychologist, noted as a pioneer in educational psychology in the early 20th century at the Stanford Graduate School of Education. He is best known for his revision of the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA, MA Indiana University, 1903
  • PhD Clark University, 1905
Appointments & Honors
  • Hon. D, Indiana, Clark, California, South California and Pennsylvania Universities
  • Head, Psychology Department, Stanford University, 1922
  • President, American Psychological Society, 1923
  • Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1932
Principal Publications
  • 1906 Genius and stupidity. Pedagogical Seminary, 13,307-73.
  • 1912 A tentative revision and extension of the Binet-Simon measuring scale of intelligence, Parts 1-3. Journal of Educational Psychology, 3, 61-74, 133-43, 198-208, 277-89 (with H. G. Childs).
  • 1914 Teeth and civilization. Forum, 51, 418-24.
  • 1914 Precocious children. Forum, 52, 893-8.
  • 1916 The Measurement of Intelligence. Houghton Mifflin.
  • 1916 Mentality tests: A symposium. Journal of Educational Psychology, 7, 348-60 (with others).
  • 1919 The Intelligence of School Children. Houghton Mifflin.
  • 1920 The psychology, biology and pedagogy of genius. Psychological Bulletin, 17, 397-409 (with J. M. Chase).
  • 1920 National Intelligence Tests. World Books (with others).
  • 1924 The mental test as a psychological method. Psychological Review, 31, 93-107.
  • 1925-59 Genetic Studies of Genius, vols 1-4. Stanford University Press.
  • 1931 The gifted child. In C. A. Murchison (ed.), Handbook of Child Psychology.
  • 1937 Revised Stanford-Bznet Scale. Houghton- Mifflin (with M. A. Merrill).
  • 1938 Psychological Factors in Marital Happiness. McGraw-Hill.
  • 1940 Psychological approaches to the biography of genius. Science, 92, 293-301.
  • 1960 Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale (Third Revision) (with M. A. Merrill).