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Concept Review History of Modern Psych, 3e: Study Guide, Chapter 4 4-1 Print out this document. After you finish reading and studying each main section of the chapter, answer the questions to test your comprehension. An Education in Germany 1. Explain the German educational philosophy that came to be referred to as Wissenschaft ? (p. 99) On the Threshold of Experimental Psychology: Psychophysics 2. Define the term psychophysics. (p. 101) 3. What is meant by a two-point threshold? (p. 101) 4. What was the significance of Weber’s Law? (p. 101) 5. Fechner’s essential purpose was to replace what he called the Night View with what he called the Day View. Explain. (p. 105) 6. Fechner is known for describing three different methods for determining sensory threshold. Describe them. (p. 106) - 1 -
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Concept Review History of Modern Psych, 3e: Study Guide, Chapter 4 4-2 Wundt Establishes a New Psychology at Leipzig 7. Why is Wundt generally considered the :founder” of modern psychology, and not Fechner? (p.
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