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Donald T. Campbell (1198)

Interests
Personality and social, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, philosophical and theoretical psychology
Nationality
American
Born
1916, Michigan, USA
Short Biography
Donald Thomas Campbell (November 20, 1916 – May 5, 1996) was an American social scientist. He is noted for his work in methodology. He coined the term "evolutionary epistemology" and developed a selectionist theory of human creativity. A Review of ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • AB University of California, Berkeley, 1939
  • PhD University of California, Berkeley, 1947
Appointments & Honors
  • Professor, Department of Psychology and Social Relations, Lehigh University
  • National Academy of Sciences, Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award, 1970
  • Member, 1973, 1975
  • APA, President, APA Kurt Lewin Memorial Award, 1974
  • Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Myrdal Prize in Science, 1977
  • Hon. DSS, Claremont Graduate School, 1978
  • Hon. LLD, University of Michigan, 1974
  • Hon. ScD, University of Florida, 1975
  • Hon. DHL, University of Chicago, 1978
  • Hon. DS, University of Southern California, 1979
  • Evaluation Research Society Award for Distinguished Contributions to Research in Education, 1981
  • Hon. DS, Northwestern University, 1983
Principal Publications
  • 1959 Convergent and discriminant validation by the multitrait-multimethod matrix. Psychological Bulletin, 56, 81-105 (with D. W. Fiske).
  • 1963 Social attitude and other acquired behavioural dispositions. In S. Koch (ed.), Psychology: A Study ofa Science, vol. 6: Investigations of Man as Socius. McGraw-Hill.
  • 1966 Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs for Research. Rand-Mc Nally (with J. C. Stanley).
  • 1966 The Infiuence of Culture on Visual Perception. Bobbs-Menil. (with M. H. Segall and M. J. Herskovits)
  • 1966 Pattern matching as an essential in distal knowing. In K. R. Hammon (ed.), The Psychology ofEgon Brunswick. Holt, Rinehart and Winston.
  • 1967 Stereotypes and the perception of group differences. American Psychologist, 22, 817-29.
  • 1969 Variation and selective retention in socio- cultural evolution. In L. von Bertalanffy, A. Rapoport and R. L. Meier (eds), General Systems: Yearbook of the Society for General Systems Research.
  • 1969 Reforms as experiments. American Psychologist, 24, 309-429.
  • 1973 Ethnocentrism: Theories of Conflict, Ethnic Attitudes and Group Behaviour. Wiley (with R. A. Levine).
  • 1974 Evolutionary epistemology. In P. A. Schilpp (ed.), The Philosophy of Karl R. Popper. vol. 14: The Library of Living Philosophers. Open Court.
  • 1981 Non-reactive Measures in the Social Sciences. Houghton Mifflin (with E. J. Webb, R. D. Schwartz, L. Sechrest and J. B. Grove).
  • 1981 Quasi-Experimentation: Design and Analysis for Field Settings. Houghton Mifflin (with T. D. Cook).
  • 1983 Two distinct routes beyond kin selection to ultrasociality: Implications for the humanities and social sciences. In D. L. Bridgeman (ed.), The Nature of Prosocial Development: Theories and Strategies. Academic Press.
  • 1984 Can we be scientific in applied social science? In R. F. Conner et al. (eds), Evaluation Studies Review Annual, vol. 9. Sage.