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Michael Wallach ’54

A professor emeritus of psychological and brain sciences at Duke University, Michael died Jan. 16, 2020.

Michael, who earned a psychology Ph.D. from Harvard, made seminal contributions to topics as diverse as creativity in childhood, effects of groups on decision-making, and interventions for people with serious mental disorders. A gifted teacher and a prolific writer, Michael authored or co-authored nine books and more than 120 papers and articles, and he was a fellow in multiple divisions of the American Psychological Association.

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