1. American psychologist (born in England) who developed a broad theory of human behavior based on multivariate research (1905-1998)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑psychologist
2. American psychologist and editor (1860-1944)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑psychologist, ↑editor, ↑editor in chief

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/keuh tel"/, n.
James McKeen /meuh keen"/, 1860-1944, U.S. psychologist, educator, and editor.

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