Raymond Cattell

1905 - 1998

Raymond Cattell

Raymond Bernard Cattell (20 March 1905 – 2 February 1998) was a British and American psychologist, known for his psychometric research into intrapersonal psychological structure. His work also explored the basic dimensions of personality and temperament, the range of cognitive abilities, the dynamic dimensions of motivation and emotion, the clinical dimensions of abnormal personality, patterns of group syntality and social behavior, applications of personality research to psychotherapy and learning theory, predictors of creativity and achievement, and many multivariate research methods including the refinement of factor analytic methods for exploring and measuring these domains. Cattell authored, co-authored, or edited almost 60 scholarly books, more than 500 research articles, and over 30 standardized psychometric tests, questionnaires, and rating scales. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Raymond Cattell has received more than 420,888 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 53rd most popular psychologist.

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Among psychologists, Raymond Cattell ranks 53 out of 169Before him are Stanley Milgram, Wolfgang Köhler, Max Wertheimer, Alexander Luria, Sándor Ferenczi, and Albert Ellis. After him are Timothy Leary, Ernst Kretschmer, Bruno Bettelheim, Fritz Perls, Aaron T. Beck, and Leon Festinger.

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Among people born in 1905, Raymond Cattell ranks 30Before him are Max Schmeling, Dalton Trumbo, Nevill Francis Mott, Kurt Gerstein, Fred Trump, and Marian Rejewski. After him are Franz Ziereis, Gerard Kuiper, Władysław Gomułka, Ulf von Euler, Jean Vigo, and James J. Braddock. Among people deceased in 1998, Raymond Cattell ranks 18Before him are Vladimir Prelog, Alan Shepard, Yang Shangkun, Theodore Schultz, Otto Kretschmer, and Konstantinos Karamanlis. After him are Frederick Reines, Alfred Schnittke, Julien Green, Derek Barton, Lúcio Costa, and James Earl Ray.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Raymond Cattell ranks 573 out of 5,347Before him are Kate Winslet (1975), Julian Barnes (1946), Michael Atiyah (1929), Oona O'Neill (1925), William Lassell (1799), and Stanley Rous (1895). After him are William Byrd (1543), Samuel Richardson (1689), James Dewar (1842), John Ray (1627), David Cameron (1966), and Diana Rigg (1938).

Among PSYCHOLOGISTS In United Kingdom

Among psychologists born in United Kingdom, Raymond Cattell ranks 3Before him are John Bowlby (1907) and Donald Winnicott (1896). After him are Edward B. Titchener (1867), Charles Spearman (1863), R. D. Laing (1927), Frederic Bartlett (1886), Ernest Jones (1879), Havelock Ellis (1859), William McDougall (1871), Alexander Bain (1818), and Simon Baron-Cohen (1958).

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