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Daryl Bem (1254)

Interests
Personality and social, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
Nationality
American
Born
1938, Denver, Colorado, USA
Short Biography
Daryl J. Bem (born June 10, 1938) is a social psychologist and professor emeritus at Cornell University. He is the originator of the self-perception theory of attitude formation and change. He has also researched psi phenomena, group decision making, ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA Reed College, Oregon, 1960
  • PhD University of Michigan, 1964
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor of Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Member-at-Large, Division of Behavioral Sciences, National Research Council
  • Council Member, APA Division 9, 1971-3
  • National Academy of Sciences, 1971-4
  • Member, Secretary's Advisory Commission on Women, United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1972-3
  • Fellow, APA, 1976-
  • Personality Editor, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1976-8
  • Consulting Editor, Journal of Personality, 1982-4, Journal for the Theory of Social Behavior, 1982-5
  • Psychological Review, 1982-
Principal Publications
  • 1962 Group influence on individual risk taking. Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology, 65, 75-86 (with M. A. Wallace and N. Kogan).
  • 1965 A Laboratory Manual for the Control and Analysis of Behavior. Brooks Cole.
  • 1965 An experimental analysis of self-persuasion. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 1, 199-218.
  • 1967 Self-perception: An alternative interpretation of cognitive dissonance phenomena. Psychological Review, 74, 183-200.
  • 1970 Beliefs, Attitudes and Human Affairs. Brooks Cole.
  • 1972 Self-perception theory. In L. Berkowitz (ed.), Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, vol. 6. Academic Press.
  • 1974 Predicting some of the people some of the time: The search for cross-situational consistencies in behavior. Psychological Review, 81, 506-20 (with A. Allen).
  • 1978 Predicting more of the people more of the time: Assessing the personality of situations. Psychological Review, 85, 485-500 (with D. Funder).
  • 1983 Toward a response style theory of persons in situations. In R. A. Dienstbier and M. Page (eds), Nebraska Symposium on Motivation 1982: Personality - Current Theory and Research, vol. 30. University of Nebraska Press.
  • 1989 Continuities and consequences of interactional styles across the life course. Special issue: Long- term stability and change in personality. Journal of Personality, 57, 375-406 (with A. Caspi and G. H. Elder).
  • 1993 The Ganzfeld experiment. Special issue: A tribute to Charles Honorton. Journal of Parapsychology, 57, 101-10.
  • 1994 Does psi exist? Replicable evidence for an anomalous process of information transfer. Psychological Bulletin, 115, 4-18 (with C. Honorton).