Alfred Kinsey
#840 Overall Influence

Alfred Kinsey

American scientist

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Alfred Charles Kinsey was an American biologist, professor of entomology and zoology, and sexologist who, in 1947, founded the Institute for Sex Research at Indiana University, previously known as the Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction. He is best known for writing Sexual Behavior in the Human Male and Sexual Behavior in the Human Female , also known as the Kinsey Reports, as well as the Kinsey scale. Kinsey's research on human sexuality, foundational to the field of sexology, provoked controversy in the 1940s and 1950s. His work has influenced social and cultural values in the United States as well as internationally.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Bowdoin College
Bowdoin College

Private liberal arts college in Brunswick, Maine

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Indiana University Bloomington
Indiana University Bloomington

Public research university located in Bloomington, Indiana, U.S.

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    Influence Rankings by Discipline

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    #113 World Rank #48 USA Rank
    Psychology
    #184 World Rank #81 USA Rank
    Sociology
    #240 World Rank #85 USA Rank
    Biology