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us: Kahn, Robert L., 1918-



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    • found: The people elect a president, 1952: title page (Robert L. Kahn, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)
    • found: The social psychology of organizations, c1966: title page (Robert L. Kahn, Survey Research Center and Department of Psychology, University of Michigan)
    • found: Surveys by telephone: a national comparison with personal interviews, c1979: title page (Robert L. Kahn, Survey Research Center and Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan)
    • found: Work and health, c1981: title page (Robert L. Kahn, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan)
    • found: Organizations and nation states: new perspectives on conflict and cooperation, 1990: title page (Robert L. Kahn) galley, etc. (professor emeritus of psychology and of public health and research scientist in the Institute for Social Research at the Univ. of Michigan; b. 3/28/18)
    • found: University of Michigan Ross School of Business, via WWW, January 17, 2013 (Robert L. Kahn; social psychologist at the University of Michigan, where he is now professor emeritus of psychology and of public health; he is also research scientist emeritus at the Institute for Social Research, of which he was a founder; Dr. Kahn's research has concentrated for many years on two main areas: organizational behavior and aging; his early books and articles on organizations analyzed their overall effectiveness and the factors that determined it; his later work on organizations was more concerned with the impact of organizational demands on the health of their members)
    • found: The Cambridge dictionary of American biography, 1995: (Kahn, Robert L. (Louis) (1918-); psychologist, systems theorist; born in Detroit, Mich.; he earned a Ph. D. from the University of Michigan, where he taught (1948-1976) and directed the Survey Research Center; his research ranged over organizational and social psychology and survey methodology; his varied published works include books on electoral politics, unions, and surveys)
    • found: Contemporary Authors, via WWW, January 17, 2013 (Robert L(ouis) Kahn, 1918-; born March 28, 1918 in Detroit, MI; son of George Arthur and Mabel (Sufinsky) Kahn; University of Michigan, B.A., 1939, M.A., 1940, Ph. D., 1952; Detroit (MI) public schools, secondary school teacher, 1940-1942; U.S. Bureau of the Census, 1942-1948, began as state supervisor, became acting chief of Field Division; University of Michigan, Survey Research Center, Ann Arbor, lecturer, 1948-1954, associate professor, 1954-1960, professor of psychology, beginning 1960, study director, 1948-1951, assistant program director, 1951-1952, program director, 1952-1961, research coordinator, 1961-1969, acting director, 1968-1969, director, beginning 1970; visiting professor at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1965-1966, and Cambridge University, 1969-1970; National Conference of Christians and Jews, member of Ann Arbor executive board, 1961; contributor of articles and reviews to labor, sociology, psychology, and business journals; joint editor of individual issues, Journal of Social Issues)
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