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The Life and Science of Raymond P. Kesner

  • Pamela A. JacksonEmail author
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Abstract

Raymond Pierre Kesner is a pioneer in the neurobiology of learning and memory and has been an inspirational leader throughout his career. He is an exceptional researcher, an independent thinker, and a wonderful mentor. This chapter is based on personal interviews with Ray, as well as presentations at the Festschrift Conference held in his honor in January 2013. It provides a biographical and historical context to his professional career. The major factors and events that influenced him are described with an emphasis on his social environment: family, mentors, colleagues, and students. This tribute is for you Ray, for your extraordinary contributions to the discipline and to your many devotees.

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Winter Conference on Neurobiology of Learning and Memory 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PsychologyRadford UniversityRadfordUSA

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