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    Richard Coan

    Richard W. Coan is now retired, after enjoying a career as a Professor of Psychology at the University of Arizona. His teaching and research interests included personality theory and personal development over the entire course of life. His writings include poetry, novels, and books on theoretical orientation in psychology, the evolution of consciousness, and masculinity/femininity. Early in his career he published a personality questionnaire for primary-grade children, and it has been in use for several decades.