::Floyd Henry Allport


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Floyd Henry Allport (August 22, 1890 – October 15, 1979) an American psychologist often considered "the father of experimental social psychology",<ref>{{#invoke:Citation/CS1|citation |CitationClass=journal }}</ref> Floyd Henry Allport played a key role in the creation of social psychology as a legitimate field of behavioral science. His book, Social Psychology (1924), impacted all future writings in the field.<ref name=Henry />:127 He was particularly interested in public opinion, attitudes, morale, rumors, and behavior. He focused on exploration of these topics through laboratory experimentation and survey research.

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Intro  Biography  Professional life  Editorial positions  Awards  Organizations  Social psychology  Research  Conclusion  Bibliography  References  Further reading  

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