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educator , Psychologist

James Larry Paul, American psychologist, educator. Recipient Special Service award North Carolina Council Exceptional Children, 1982. Vice-president International Academy Research in Learning Disabilities, 1981. Member American Psychological Association, South Atlantic Philosophy of Education Society, Council Children with Behavior Disorders, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

Paul, James Larry was born on August 8, 1938 in Columbia, Tennessee, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Scarritt College, 1960. Master of Arts, Scarritt College, 1961. Master of Arts, Peabody College, 1962.

Doctor of Education, Syracuse University, 1967.

Career

Lecturer University North Carolina-Chapel Hill, 1968-1969, associate professor, 1969-1978, professor, since 1978, division chairperson special education, 1977-1982, acting dean School Education, 1982-1983. Visiting scholar Harvard University, 1984-1985.

Works

Religion

God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

A true Christian should help those in need, regardless of religious affiliation.

Membership

Vice-president International Academy Research in Learning Disabilities, 1981. Member American Psychological Association, South Atlantic Philosophy of Education Society, Council Children with Behavior Disorders, Phi Delta Kappa.

Connections

Son of James A. and Margaret (King) P. Larry Scott, Margaret Gail.

father:
James A. Paul

mother:
Margaret (King) Paul