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    The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

    Eleanor J. Gibson

    Title: Susan Linn Sage Profesor of Psychology Emeritus
    Affiliation:   Cornell University
        Ithaca, New York USA
    Gender:   Female
    Year Deceased:   2002
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    Award Discipline:   Behavioral and Social Science
    Award Year:   1992
    Citation:   "For her conceptual insights in developing a theory of perceptual learning; and for achieving a deeper understanding of perceptual development in children and basic processes in reading."
        Presented by President Bush at a White House ceremony on June 23, 1992.

     

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