FULLERTON-CATTELL LAW

the generalization that errors of observation and difference threshold are proportional to the square root of the magnitude of the stimulus. Proposed by George S. Fullerton (1859-1925), U.S. Philosopher, James McKeen Cattell.

FULLERTON-CATTELL LAW: "The Fullerton-Cattell law deals with observational errors."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FULLERTON-CATTELL LAW," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fullerton-cattell-law/ (accessed December 11, 2019).
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