Psychology Wiki

Changes: Crocker-Henderson smell classification


Back to page

m (References: replacing category per Template:Category redirect)
Line 21: Line 21:
[[Category:Lab equipment]]

Latest revision as of 20:34, November 16, 2010

Assessment | Biopsychology | Comparative | Cognitive | Developmental | Language | Individual differences | Personality | Philosophy | Social |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |

Biological: Behavioural genetics · Evolutionary psychology · Neuroanatomy · Neurochemistry · Neuroendocrinology · Neuroscience · Psychoneuroimmunology · Physiological Psychology · Psychopharmacology (Index, Outline)

Crocker and Henderson invented a system of odor classification which has four basic odors which they termed the odor square:

  • Fragrant
  • Acid
  • Burnt
  • Caprylic

They marketed the Crocker-Henderson Odor Classification Set as an educational tool. It contained vials of odorants for comparison, each labled with the basic odor and its position on a nine point scale (odors are rated 0 - 8 ).

However it did not reflect the psychophysical data as it became available and the Heening odor system and Zwaardemaker smell system have taken prominence.

See alsoEdit


Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki