Terman, Lewis Madison (1877–1956)
Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Staff 2010. Terman, Lewis Madison (1877–1956). Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
Lewis Madison Terman received a B.A. and M.A. (1903) from Indiana University and then enrolled at Clark University, from which he received his doctorate in 1905 under C. Stanford. In 1906, he held a position at Los Angeles State Normal School. From 1910 to 1943, he was at Stanford University; for 20 years, he served as head of the Psychology Department there.
- intelligence testing;
- longitudinal studies;