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By Leendert P. Mos, Hans van Rappard, Pieter J. van Strien, William J. Baker

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1. division of Psychonomics, loose University
2. division of Psychology, college of Groningen
3. heart for complicated examine in Theoretical Psychology, college of Alberta
4. division of Psychology, Concordia Lutheran university

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However, psychological phenomena typically lacked the stability and consistency of the phenomena studied by physical science and, therefore, provided a poor basis for the display of such laws. The most commonly chosen way around this problem involved reducing variations in the conduct of different individuals to quantitative form by constructing appropriate investigative situations, and then treating these variations as 'individual differences' on some supposed underlying dimension or 'variable'.

But variations in the ends themselves, that is, in the general type of empirical object desired, are not reducible to technical questions within the discipline. Such variations are only explicable on a level of historical inquiry which takes disciplinary patterns and trends as its subject matter. Because of the extraordinary hold which a positivist understanding of their own activity has exerted on psychologists, and because of the justificationist commitment of much of the relevant historiography, little attention has been paid to an analysis of the general features of empirical objects in modern psychology.

The more these resources are made available for this purpose within a particular society, the more the production of psychological objects will flourish. As investigators and practitioners, members of the discipline have an interest in this mobilization of resources and historically they have taken determined steps to advance this interest (Ash, 1980; Geuter, 1987; Reed, 1987; Samelson, 1979). It should be noted that one is dealing here with a social interest, that is, a function of social position and not of individual psychology.

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