Vintage geometrical Psychology

Public Domain Review hat ein paar der Diagramme aus B.W. Betts Versuch, im 19. Jahrhundert die Evolution des menschlichen Bewusstseins in geometrischen, dreidimensionalen Formen abzubilden. Fascinating stuff!

Diagrams from Geometrical psychology, or, The science of representation: an abstract of the theories and diagrams of B. W. Betts (1887) by Louisa S. Cook, which details New Zealander Benjamin Bett’s remarkable attempts to mathematically model the evolution of human consciousness through geometric forms.

B. W. Betts’ Geometrical Psychology