Paul Ekman

1934 - Today

Paul Ekman

Paul Ekman (born February 15, 1934) is an American psychologist and professor emeritus at the University of California, San Francisco who is a pioneer in the study of emotions and their relation to facial expressions. He was ranked 59th out of the 100 most cited psychologists of the twentieth century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Ekman has received more than 874,030 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 26th most popular psychologist.

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  • 870k

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  • 67.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.07

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.84

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among psychologists, Paul Ekman ranks 26 out of 169Before him are Kurt Lewin, Wilhelm Reich, Edward Thorndike, Melanie Klein, Daniel Kahneman, and Hermann Ebbinghaus. After him are Alfred Binet, Milton H. Erickson, Jerome Bruner, Lawrence Kohlberg, Irvin D. Yalom, and Hans Eysenck.

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Among people born in 1934, Paul Ekman ranks 21Before him are Jane Goodall, Daniel Kahneman, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Sydney Pollack, Empress Michiko, and Manuel Noriega. After him are Vavá, Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, Alexei Leonov, Richard Chamberlain, Stjepan Mesić, and Paco Rabanne.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Ekman ranks 348 out of 12,171Before him are Paul Auster (1947), George R. R. Martin (1948), George Herbert Mead (1863), J. P. Morgan (1837), Dianne Wiest (1946), and Brian De Palma (1940). After him are Diane Keaton (1946), Sarah Vaughan (1924), Billie Holiday (1915), Herman Hollerith (1860), George Clooney (1961), and Sandra Bullock (1964).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United States

Among psychologists born in United States, Paul Ekman ranks 8Before him are John Dewey (1859), William James (1842), Carl Rogers (1902), B. F. Skinner (1904), John B. Watson (1878), and Edward Thorndike (1874). After him are Milton H. Erickson (1901), Jerome Bruner (1915), Lawrence Kohlberg (1927), Irvin D. Yalom (1931), Alfred Kinsey (1894), and Gordon Allport (1897).

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