Carol Gilligan

1936 - Today

Carol Gilligan

Carol Gilligan (; born November 28, 1936) is an American feminist, ethicist and psychologist best known for her work on ethical community and ethical relationships and certain subject-object problems in ethics. Gilligan is a professor of Humanities and Applied Psychology at New York University and was a visiting professor at the Centre for Gender Studies and Jesus College at the University of Cambridge until 2009. She is best known for her 1982 work, In a Different Voice. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Carol Gilligan has received more than 369,027 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 141st most popular psychologist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 370k

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  • 50.64

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.01

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.66

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among psychologists, Carol Gilligan ranks 141 out of 169Before her are Alexander Bain, Edvard Moser, Amos Tversky, Charlotte Bühler, J. P. Guilford, and Louis Leon Thurstone. After her are Stanley Schachter, Helene Deutsch, Victor Skumin, Jordan Peterson, Bluma Zeigarnik, and Frans de Waal.

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Among people born in 1936, Carol Gilligan ranks 184Before her are Slava Metreveli, Vice Vukov, Aribert Reimann, Christopher Alexander, Robert W. Floyd, and José Policarpo. After her are Volodymyr Holubnychy, Walter Lewin, Joaquín Peiró, Lars Gustafsson, Gábor Szabó, and Mary Tyler Moore.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Carol Gilligan ranks 3,295 out of 12,171Before her are Dennis Rader (1945), Felicity Huffman (1962), Elmer Drew Merrill (1876), Theodore Gill (1837), Jay-Z (1969), and Elizabeth Olsen (1989). After her are Brian Kobilka (1955), Peter Senge (1947), Brenda Vaccaro (1939), Tyga (1989), Bernie Mac (1957), and Carl Bernstein (1944).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Carol Gilligan ranks 45Before her are Robert Sternberg (1949), Arthur Janov (1924), Thomas Gordon (1918), James J. Gibson (1904), J. P. Guilford (1897), and Louis Leon Thurstone (1887). After her are Stanley Schachter (1922), Michael Gazzaniga (1939), Raymond Moody (1944), Harry Harlow (1905), Elizabeth Loftus (1944), and John C. Lilly (1915).

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