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Bartlett, Frederic Charles

Born: 1886 AD
Died: 1969 AD, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: British
Categories: Psychologist


1886 - Born on October 20th in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, England. British psychologist best known for his studies of memory.

1922 - He became director of the Cambridge Psychological Laboratory.

1931 - He was appointed the university's first professor of experimental psychology.

1932 - Bartlett was elected to the Royal Society.

         - He wrote, Remembering: A Study in Experimental and Social Psychology.

1948 - He was knighted.

1958 - His book, Thinking: An Experimental and Social Study, broke no new theoretical ground but added observations on the social character of human thinking.

1952 - He retired from being a professor of experimental psychology.

1969 - Died on September 30th in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.


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