General: The Soal–Goldney Experiments

  title={General: The Soal–Goldney Experiments},
  author={C. W. K. Mundle},
  • C. W. K. Mundle
  • Published 1973
  • Psychology
  • Nature
  • Scott and Haskell1 have reported some formidable statistical evidence to support an allegation made by “G. A.”. She acted as agent in two of forty card guessing experiments conducted between 1941 and 1943 (ref. 2) G. A. claimed that during sitting 16 she had seen Soal changing figures written in ink on a score-sheet: “1” into “4” or “5”, There are patterns in the data for this sitting, and two other sittings, 8 and 17, which fit closely the hypothesis that the high scoring was due to this… CONTINUE READING