John Frederick Dashiell (April 30, 1888 – May 3, 1975) was an American psychologist and a past president of the American Psychological Association.
|Died||May 3, 1975 87)(aged|
|Known for||Past president, American Psychological Association|
|Doctoral advisor||John Dewey|
Dashiell became a department head at the University of North Carolina. He was APA president in 1938. In his presidential address that year, he called for psychology to reconnect with philosophy for its methodology and logic. He was president of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology in 1953-1954.
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