I. biographical name B(urrhus) F(rederic) 1904-1990 American psychologist • Skinnerian adjective II. biographical name Cornelia Otis 1901-1979 daughter of Otis American actress & writer III. biographical name Otis 1858-1942 American actor

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  • Skinner —   [ skɪnə], B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), amerikanischer Psychologe, * Susquehanna (Pa.) 20. 3. 1904, ✝ Cambridge (Massachusetts) 18. 8. 1990; ab 1937 Professor an der University of Minnesota, 1945 48 an der Indiana University (Bloomington) und ab… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Skinner — Skin ner, n. 1. One who skins. [1913 Webster] 2. One who deals in skins, pelts, or hides. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • skinner — late 14c., agent noun from SKIN (Cf. skin) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

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  • Skinner — This is an Anglo Scottish surname, the origins in both countries being the same. Of all the great medieval guilds that of the Worshipful Company of Skinners was amongst those of highest honour, such was the importance of the skill. The derivation …   Surnames reference

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