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Frederic Bartlett (1222)

Interests
Anthropological psychology, experimental psychology
Profession
Psychologist
Nationality
British
Born
1886, Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, England
Died
1969, Cambridge, England
Short Biography
Sir Frederic Charles Bartlett FRS (20 October 1886 – 30 September 1969) was a British psychologist and the first professor of experimental psychology at the University of Cambridge. He was one of the forerunners of cognitive psychology. Bartlett ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • MA (Sociology and Ethics) University Correspondence College, University of London
  • MA (Moral Sciences) University of Cambridge
Appointments & Honors
  • Assistant Director, Psychology Laboratory, Cambridge, 1914-22, Reader, 1922, Director, 1922
  • First Professor of Experimental Psychology, Cambridge University, 1931, Professor Emeritus, 1952-69
  • Consultant to the Medical Research Council's Applied Psychology Unit, 1952-69
  • LLD, DSc., DPhil, DPsych, FRS, 1932
  • CBE, 1941, Royal Society Baly and Huxley medals, 1943
  • Knighted, 1948
  • Royal Medal, 1952
  • Hon. Doctorates from the universities of Athens, Princeton, Louvain, London, Edinburgh, Oxford and Padua
  • Editor, British Journal of Psychology, 1924-48
Principal Publications
  • 1916 An experimental study of some problems of perceiving and imaging. British Journal of Psychology, 8, 222-66.
  • 1923 Psychology and Primitive Culture. Cambridge University Press.
  • 1929 Experimental method in psychology. Nature, 124, 341-5.
  • 1932 Remembering: A Study in Experimental and Social Psychology. Cambridge University Press.
  • 1934 The Problem of Noise. Cambridge University Press.
  • 1937 Psychological methods and anthropological problems. Africa, 10, 401-20.
  • 1958 Thinking: An Experimental and Social Study. Allen and Unwin.