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Gesell

[guh-zel]
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  1. Arnold Lucius,1880–1961, U.S. psychologist.
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Historical Examples

  • Many illustrations are brought together in Gesell's study of "Jealousy."

    Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)

    Havelock Ellis

  • Chairman Gesell called the dearth of black officers a "shocking condition."

  • The department was less responsive to the Gesell Committee's recommendations on racial restrictions encountered off base overseas.

  • Even while expressing the committee's independence, Gesell recognized Yarmolinsky's influence.

  • Chairman Gesell circulated a draft report containing these findings and recommendations among committee members in September 1964.


gesell in Medicine

Gesell

(gĭ-zĕl)Arnold Lucius 1880-1961
  1. American psychologist and pediatrician noted for his research on child development.
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