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Lois Barclay Murphy (March 23, 1902 – December 24, 2003) was an American developmental psychologist who had an important impact on the study of normal child development.Johnston, E. (2012). Lois Barclay Murphy: A pioneer of positivity. In Wade E. Pickren, Donald A. Dewsbury & Michael Wertheimer (Eds.) Portraits of pioneers in developmental psychology (135-149). New York: Psychology Press. Murphy was instrumental in changing the ways in which children were viewed in psychology—previous work tended to focus on pathology, while Murphy emphasized more positive and social elements, including normal development and the development of empathy and ethics in children. She collaborated on 16 works with her husband, Gardner Murphy, published a book about his work after his death as well as several on her own work.Sullivan, P. (January 1, 2004). Child Psychologist Lois Barclay Murphy. The Washington Post. Retrieved from https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/local/2004/01/01/child-psychologist-lois-barclay-murphy/fd3fc28d-85c2-4771-9c77-8a2d5cb00648/</ref> She founded the Early Childhood Center (EEC), a college laboratory school focused on child development, at St Lawrence College in 1937 which is still in operation today.https://www.sarahlawrence.edu/ecc/philosophy/lab-school.html</ref> l Murphy was given the G. Stanley Hall Award in developmental psychology in recognition of her contributions to the field.
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by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
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by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington : U. S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Child Development Services : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U. S. Govt. Print. Off., l973
 
 
by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Child Development Services, 1970
 
 
by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington : U. S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Child Development Services : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U. S. Govt. Print. Off., 1973
 
 
by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington : U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Child Development Services : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1973
 
 
by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
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by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington : U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Head Start and Early Childhood, 1970
 
 
by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
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by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Child Development Services, 1970
 
 
by Murphy, Lois Barclay, 1902-
Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Child Development, Bureau of Child Development Services, 1970
 
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