Daniel Schacter is Professor of Psychology at Harvard University. Schacter investigates issues related to human memory. His books include: “Searching for Memory: The Brain, the Mind, and the Past”, “Forgotten ideas, Neglected Pioneers: Richard Semon and the Story of Memory”; and “The Seven Sins of Memory: How the Mind Forgets and Remembers”. “Searching for Memory” was listed as one of the New York Times Book Review’s Notable Books of the Year in 1996 and won the American Psychological Association’s William James Book Award in 1997.
In addition to his books, Schacter publishes regularly in scientific journals. Among the topics that Schacter has investigated are: Alzheimer’s disease, the neuroscience of memory, age-related memory effects, and issues related to false memory.
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