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Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850-1909) Über das Gedächtnis 1885 (“On Memory”) Innovation : rigorous experimental study of “higher” mental processes (thought by Wundt to be impossible). Experimental strategy : 1. Avoid confounding effects of prior knowledge. (use of nonsense syllables) 2. Use behavioral rather than introspective data. 3. Use an “implicit” measure of memory (savings).
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