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Bandura, Albert, 1925-2021

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Personal name headingBandura, Albert, 1925-2021
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Variant(s)Bandura, A. (Albert), 1925-2021
Birth date1925-12-04
Death date2021-07-26
Place of birthMundare (Alta.)
Place of deathStanford (Calif.)
Field of activityPsychology Developmental psychology Social cognitive theory College teaching
AffiliationStanford University
Profession or occupationAuthors Psychologists College teachers
Found inHis Adolescent aggression, 1959.
nuc87-100357: His Principios de modificacioĢn de conducta, 1983 (hdg. on IObT rept.: Bandura, Albert, 1925- ; usage: A. Bandura)
Information from 678 converted Dec. 17, 2014 (B.S., M.A., Ph.D.)
Bandura, Albert. Self-efficacy : the exercise of control, 1997: title page (Albert Bandura, Stanford University) Back cover (Albert Bandura is the David Starr Jordan Professor of Social Science in Psychology at Stanford University and past president of the American Psychological Association ; he is the author of nine books, including Social Foundations of thought and action : a social cognitive theory)
Wikipedia viewed Jan. 6, 2022 (Albert Bandura was a Canadian-American psychologist who was the David Starr Jordan Professor in Psychology at Stanford University ; Born December 4, 1925, Mundare, Alberta, Canada ; Died July 26, 2021, Stanford, California ; Bandura was responsible for contributions to the field of education and to several fields of psychology, including social cognitive theory, therapy, and personality psychology, and was also of influence in the transition between behaviorism and cognitive psychology ; He is known as the originator of social learning theory (renamed the social cognitive theory) and the theoretical construct of self-efficacy, and is also responsible for the influential 1961 Bobo doll experiment ; This Bobo doll experiment demonstrated the concept of observational learning ; he received his B.A. from the University of British Columbia and his MA in 1951 and PhD in 1952 both from the University of Iowa)
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