Psychologists have always been enchanted by physics. The exactness and beauty of physical experiments and the resulting mathematical formulas have seemed to psychologists to be the prototype of any scientific research. To be scientific has often been considered synonymous with imitation of the methods and manners of physical research.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Benjamin B. Wolman
    • 1
  1. 1.Long Island UniversityBrooklynUSA

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