CAUSE-AND-EFFECT DIAGRAM By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The graphical tool used to analyse the causes for a particular effect. Developed by Kaoru Ishikawa and used in 1943 first. CAUSE-AND-EFFECT DIAGRAM: "The cause and effect diagram was developed by a Japanese expert in management." Related Psychology Terms CAUSE-AND-EFFECT DIAGRAM BEERS, CLIFFORD MODEL HUMAN PROCESSOR SHEEP-GOAT EFFECT DIFFERENTIAL EFFECT FOCUSING EFFECT DECLINE EFFECT CONTROL FUNCTION LOGIC BRAIN SYNDROME, BRAIN ELECTRICAL ACTIVITY MAPPING (BEAM) SUBJECTIVE ASSESSMENT OF PERFORMANCE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CAUSE-AND-EFFECT DIAGRAM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cause-and-effect-diagram-2/ (accessed September 21, 2020).