Margaret Floy Washburn

Margaret Floy Washburn (1871-1939) was one of the most noted American psychologists of the early 20th century. She was the first woman to be granted a Ph.D. degree in psychology in 1894, She is particularly well-known for her work in animal behavior and motor theory development. Additionally, she was the second woman to serve as President of the APA.

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