Psychology professor’s article named “Best Article” of year by peers

cover of History of Psychology journal

Professor Ben Harris’s article on Arnold Gesell, published in the refereed journal, History of Psychology, has just been selected “Best Article” in the 2011 volume by the journal’s publisher, The Society for the History of Psychology, a division of the American Psychological Association. The winning article is entitled “Arnold Gesell’s progressive vision: Child hygiene, socialism, and eugenics.” The president of the Society, Andrew Winston, points out in his award letter that this award is the most important one given by the Society. “It is a direct reflection of the value placed on your [Harris’s] scholarship,” Winston adds.

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