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Cronbach, Lee J. (1916–2001)

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Published Online: 30 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470479216.corpsy0241

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology

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Staff 2010. Cronbach, Lee J. (1916–2001). Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1.

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  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2010


Lee J. Cronbach received his BA from Fresno State College and the PhD from the University of Chicago in 1940. He taught at the Universities of Chicago, Illinois, and Stanford. He was Vida Jacks Professor of Education at Stanford. In 1957, he served as president of the American Psychological Association, and in 1974 received its Distinguished Scientific Contributions Award.