University of Vermont

College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Psychological Science

Percy Black

Adjunct Appointment

Percy Black

Percy Black
Adjunct Professor

Professor Emeritus in Residence
Pace University
  • B.Sc. Sir George Williams College, 1944
  • M.Sc. McGill University, 1946
  • Ph.D. Harvard University, 1954
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  • Self-hurtful behavior from the perspective of the experiencing self
  • The self as sense of inner locus

Representative Publications

  • (1998). Righteous indignation and social discontent: A challenge to social psychology and the social sciences. Contemporary Social Psychology, 18, 87-94.
  • (1994). Challenge to natural law: The Vital law. Vera Lex, 14, 48-50.
  • (1993). Extraneous intrusions into decisions in moral temptation. Journal of Moral Education, 22, 139-156.
  • (1991). Natural law and positive law: Forever irresolvable? Vera Lex, 10, 9-10.
  • (1989). Mutual enhancement of identity: Proposal for softening inter-nation antagonisms. International Journal of Group Tensions, 19, 165-172.
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Clinical Training Program Director
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Undergraduate Director
Business Manager
Behavioral Pharmacology
Joint Appointment
Behavior Therapy and Psychotherapy Faculty
Clinical Psychology Internship Program (CPIP)
Post-Doctoral Fellows
Emeriti Faculty
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