Chapter 6 History Of Psychology
major contribution to psychology was development of
The chapter focuses on the late 19 and early 20 century
examples of applied psychology.
THE ROOTS OF MENTAL TESTING IN AMERICA
o James McKeen Cattell
published an article in the journal Mind called “Mental
Tests and Measurements”
first time the term mental test was used in psychology
pointed out the scientific and practical values of mental
He used to work in Wundt’s lab and was interested in how
individual minds differed.
Wundt didn’t want