US. Psychologist who was involved with experimental research on learning discrimination in animals. With Clark Hull, he developed a version of neobehaviourism used until the 1950's. Have a look on associationism; CONTIGUITY LEARNING THEORY; MAZE LEARNING.
SPENCE, KENNETH WARTINBEE: "Kenneth Wartinbee Spence was awarded many honours including the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award from the American Psychological Association in 1965."