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Fechner

(German ˈfɛçnər)
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(Biography) Gustav Theodor (ˈɡʊstaf ˈteːodoːr). 1801–87, German physicist, philosopher, and psychologist, noted particularly for his work on psychophysics, Elemente der Psychophysik (1860)
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Noun1.Fechner - German physicist who founded psychophysics; derived Fechner's law on the basis of early work by E. H. Weber (1801-1887)
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In Germany in the 1870s the philosopher Gustav Fechner invented the field of what he called 'experimental aesthetics', with which he hoped to establish an empirical psychology of beauty.
The closest we have to a discipline of mind-matter interaction is captured in the word "psychophysics," which was coined by German physicist Gustav Fechner (1801-1887).
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The psychology of aesthetics, that is, approaches based on experimental psychology and related methods and areas have been around since at least Fechner's work in the nineteenth century (see, for example, Tonio & Smith, 2014).
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