Gustav Theodor Fechner

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Noun1.Gustav Theodor 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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A favorite book was Nana or the Spiritual Life of Plants, by Gustav Theodor Fechner.
Gustav Theodor Fechner (1801-1887) is remembered for developing the notion that mental events can be measured in terms of the stimuli that elicit them.
One of the founders of the discipline was the 19th-century German biologist and physicist Gustav Theodor Fechner.