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Dr. David Krech (1909- July 14, 1977) was a Russian-born American experimental psychologist who proved that animals brought up an enriched environments are smarter, and was noted for his seminal research of chemistry of learning and memory. [1] [2] [3]

Early Life and Education Edit

Krech was born in Russia in 1909. He immigrated to the United States as a little boy and grew up in New Britain, Connecticut. Krech graduated from New York University with B.S. in psychology in 1930, and M.S. in psychology in 1930.[3] He received his Ph.D. in 1933.[3]


In 1970 he received the APA Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Psychology

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