Raymond Cattell

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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.

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. According to a widely cited ranking, Cattell was the 16th most eminent, 7th most cited in the scientific journal literature, and among the most productive psychologists of the 20th century.

He was a eugenicist.

In 1994, Cattell was one of the signatories on "Mainstream Science on Intelligence", which rejected certain politically correct claims during The Bell Curve debate.

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