Angela Duckworth

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Duckworth in 2013

Angela Lee Duckworth is an American psychologist. She won a 2013 MacArthur Fellowship.[1] She is associated with the study of the psychological trait known as grit.


She graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in Neurobiology, and from University of Pennsylvania with a Ph.D. in Psychology.[2]


  1. ^ "Angela Duckworth — MacArthur Foundation". 2013-09-25. Retrieved 2013-11-07. 
  2. ^ "Angela Duckworth | University of Pennsylvania Department of Psychology". Retrieved 2013-11-07. 

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