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Alan Paul Bell (1932–2002) was an American psychologist who worked at the Kinsey Institute.[1][2]

Bell was born in Newark, New Jersey on 18 January 1932. He earned an undergraduate degree from University of the South and a master's degree from General Theological Seminary. In 1964 he earned a doctorate from Columbia University. He was the father of violinist Joshua Bell.[2]

Selected worksEdit


  1. ^ Stockton, Rex (2002). "Alan Paul Bell (1932-2002): Obituary". American Psychologist. 57 (12): 1121. doi:10.1037/0003-066X.57.12.1121.
  2. ^ a b McCoubrey, Carmel (24 May 2002). "Alan P. Bell, 70, Researcher Of Influences on Homosexuality". New York Times.